Please join us for the Mountain States Genetics Regional Collaborative's 2012 mid-year workgroup meetings, to be held February 24-26, 2012 in Phoenix, Arizona.

Location

The Westin Phoenix Downtown
333 N. Central Avenue
Phoenix, AZ 85004
http://www.westinphoenixdowntown.com/

Hotel Transportation

The hotel is located approximately five miles from the airport. Please use one of the following transportation options:

  • Super Shuttle-$13 roundtrip, 24 hour service, 800-258-3826, located near baggage claim
  • Taxi-$25 one way, 24 hour service, 15-20 minute travel time
  • Metro Light Rail-$1.75 one way, hours are 6am-11pm, 602-253-5000, 40-50 minute travel time - Take the METRO Light Rail shuttle bus from the airport's light rail stop. Take the westbound train to the Central & Van Buren station. The hotel's entrance is immediately across from Central Avenue.

Schedule of Meetings

Friday, February 24, 2012
Newborn Screening Workgroup Meeting, 9am-4pm
MSGRC Advisory Council Meeting, 5pm-7pm

Saturday, February 25, 2012
Emergency Preparedness Workgroup Meeting, 8am-12pm
Telemedicine Workgroup Meeting, 1pm-5pm

Sunday, February 26, 2012
Consumer Advocacy Workgroup Meeting, 9am-1pm

Registration and Hotel Information

Please complete your registration by February 2, 2012. Register here: https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/MSGRCC2012midyear.

You should make your hotel reservations through the registration site, or by contacting Stephanie Ondrias directly at 512-279-3920 or sondrias@texashealthinstitute.org.

For any program related questions, please contact Liza Creel at 512-279-3906 or lcreel@msgrcc.org. For any hotel or travel related questions, please contact Stephanie Ondrias at 512-279-3920 or sondrias@texashealthinstitute.org.

IMPORTANT - The MSGRC will reimburse all primary workgroup members, consumer and family members, speakers, project staff, and advisory council members for MSGRC workgroup meeting-related travel costs. However, all regional and national stakeholders are welcome to attend the meeting!