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8th Annual Medical Scientific Conference on Morgellons Disease

8th Annual Medical / Scientific Conference on Morgellons Disease March 28-29, 2015 in Austin, TX

  • Host: Charles E. Holman Morgellons Disease Foundation
  • When: March 28th and 29th, 2015
  • Location: Wyndham Garden Hotel & Woodward Conference Center, Austin, TX
  • Note: Conference will be held in the Highland Lakes Grand Ballroom and the exhibitors rooms will be directly across in the Guadalupe and Barton Creek Rooms.

    Reservations

    To make hotel reservations, please call 1-800-WYNDHAM (1-800-996-3426) or go to www.wyndhamaustin.com There is a special hotel room rate of $107 per night plus tax for the double or king rooms. This is good two days before and two days after the conference for reservations made until March 13, 2015 using group code 03246702CH. After that date, the prevailing rate will be implemented. When reserving a room, please mention "The Charles E. Holman Foundation room block" to receive the special rate.

    Objective

    The Charles E. Holman Foundation is pleased to announce the 8th Annual Medical - Scientific Conference on Morgellons Disease March 28th and 29th, 2015

    The 2-day conference will cover key topics and latest findings in research, laboratory and clinical aspects of Morgellons Disease. Our ultimate goal is to provide physicians and other medical practitioners with insight into recent developments in the understanding of Morgellons disease as well as bring researchers, medical professionals and patients together to exchange information, ideas, scientific data, and to develop networks for medical management and continued learning.

    Conference Goals

    • To provide a historical perspective on scientific progress in Morgellons disease;
    • To review the current state and options for medical management;
    • To present case studies and provide opportunities for discussion;
    • To explore current thinking on the pathophysiological mechanisms behind chronic diseases that may be relevant to Morgellons disease;
    • To explore less recognized manifestations of Morgellons disease (MD);
    • To enhance knowledge-sharing between researchers and front-line practitioners of care for MD patients.

    We are looking forward to welcoming you to Austin to experience a scientifically rewarding and personally enriching event.

    Register Today

    Registration is for the 2 day conference which includes a Saturday evening Hors d'Oeuvres Reception.

    • Early registration – Monday, Jan 19, 2015 thru Sunday, Feb 15, 2015: $100.00
    • Regular registration – Monday, Feb 16, 2015 thru Sunday, March 15, 2015: $125
    • Late registration – Monday, March 16, 2015 and after: $150
      *Please note that Saturday Evening Reception may not be available with late registration.
    • Student’s registration --Must show valid student ID at check-in.
      • Without evening reception - submitted by March 15, 2015: $35.00
      • With evening reception - submitted by March 15, 2015: $55.00
    • Continue Education Registration Fee: $50.00 + conference registration

    Exhibitors & Sponsors

    To inquire about exhibiting or sponsoring this event, contact Nancy Egger.

    Nancy Egger
    THE CEHF AUSTIN EVENT COORDINATOR
    events@thecehf.org

    Accreditation Statements:

    This learning activity is being provided by The Charles E. Holman Morgellons Disease Foundation and Corexcel.

    Corexcel is accredited as a provider of Continuing Nursing Education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation (ANCC).

    Corexcel has been accredited as an Authorized Provider by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET).

    This learning activity is still being developed; exact Contact Hour and CEU amount has yet to be determined.

    This activity is under review for CME credits for physicians by the Institute for Medical and Nursing Education, INC. (IMNE). The actual amount of CME credit will be made available to participants prior to the beginning of the educational activity. IMNE is Accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide Continuing Medical Education for Physicians.

    Please contact Ms. Jonelle Burns directly with Corexcel for questions regarding continuing education credit issues.

    Jonelle Burns

    jburns@corexcel.com