7th Annual PBMTC Meeting at ASPHO

May 1, 2019
Ernest N. Morial Convention Center - New Orleans, Louisiana

Pbmtc at aspho 2019 agenda - draft
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Advances in Cancer Therapy Relating to Stem Cell Transplantation

May 1, 2019 - New Orleans, Louisiana
Ernest N. Morial Convention Center

Shalini Shenoy, MD – Meeting Chair
Christine Duncan, MD - Meeting Vice Chair

The ASPHO Meeting will be held from May 1-4, 2019.

The Pediatric Blood and Marrow Transplant Consortium invites the submission of abstracts for papers and posters to be presented at the 7th Annual PBMTC Conference Held in Conjunction with ASPHO May 1, 2019 in New Orleans, LA. Abstracts submissions are due by January 15, 2019. Please go to www.pbmtc.org/abstracts for more information.

Hotel and Travel Information

If you receive a call, email, or fax from a housing organization stating that they are calling on behalf of ASPHO or that they are the official housing service for the Society, please know that this call is not affiliated with the association. Should you book your reservation outside of the ASPHO room block, the Society will not be able to assist you with any issues you may encounter including: additional fees, harsh cancellation policy, lower quality rooms, and in some cases no reservation. To support our efforts to provide you with a quality event, we ask that you book your housing accommodations using the reservation information for the contracted hotels listed above.

Note: The New Orleans International Jazz & Heritage Festival overlaps with the ASPHO Conference, ending Sunday, May 5. Book your plans early to ensure convenient travel arrangements.

Contracted Hotels

Hilton New Orleans Riverside
2 Poydras St
New Orleans, LA 70130
504-561-0500

Rate: $239 plus applicable taxes

Cutoff Date: April 9, 2019

Phone Reservations: 504-684-3999
Online Reservations: HERE

Check In: 3 pm
Check Out: 12 pm

Airline Information

Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport
900 Airline Dr
Kenner, LA 70062
504-303-7500

Ground Transportation

Distance: 16 miles
Drive Time: 222 minutes

Airport Shuttle
Shuttle service is available from the airport to hotels and various other locations in New Orleans for $24 per person one way or $44 per person round trip. Passengers can purchase tickets at the Airport Shuttle ticket booths on the first level throughout baggage claim.

Taxi
Approximately $45 one-way

Uber
Approximately $35 one-way

Parking Information

Hilton New Orleans
Self parking: $44 per night
Valet Parking: $49 per night

Convention Center
Parking is available for a daily fee. Overnight parking is prohibited.
More information is available on the Convention Center website

*PBMTC and ASPHO do not validate for parking and rates are subject to change. Please contact your hotel for more information.

Weather/Conference Attire

The average high for New Orleans in May is 84°F and the average low is 67°F. Meeting room temperatures tend to vary. Please bring a light sweater or jacket to all meetings.

New Orleans Information

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