Maternal-Fetal Crosstalk: Harmony vs. Conflict (T2)

Scientific Organizers: Jeffrey C. Murray, Louis J. Muglia and Yoel Sadovsky


October 4—8, 2017

Westin Washington, DC City Center, Washington, DC, USA


Part of the Keystone Symposia Global Health Series, supported by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation


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DEADLINES:
Global Health Travel Award Deadline: May 23, 2017 [details]
Scholarship Deadline: Jun 6, 2017 [details]
Discounted Abstract Deadline: Jun 6, 2017 [details]
Abstract Deadline: Jul 11, 2017 [details]
Discounted Registration Deadline: Aug 10, 2017 [details]

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Register Yourself Deadlines and Fees

Rates and Deadlines listed below are for the 2018-T2 "Maternal-Fetal Crosstalk: Harmony vs. Conflict" conference only.

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time

Deadline Date Cost
Discounted Abstract Deadline
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Before and On June 6, 2017 100.00 USD*
- 50.00 USD discount
Abstract Deadline
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After June 6, 2017 until August 23, 2017 100.00 USD*
* 50.00 USD of Abstract fee deducted from your registration fee when you register for this meeting
Scholarship
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June 6, 2017 n/a
Discounted NON-STUDENT Registration
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Before and On August 10, 2017 820.00 USD
(includes 200.00 discount)
Regular NON-STUDENT Registration
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After August 10, 2017 1020.00 USD
Discounted STUDENT Registration
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Before and On August 10, 2017 595.00 USD
(includes 200.00 discount)
Regular STUDENT Registration
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After August 10, 2017 795.00 USD

* Changes in payment type that result in a refund are subject to a processing fee.
* Currency exchange gains/losses are the responsibility of the registrant and the Keystone Symposia will accept no liability for money loss through bank charges, transfers or currency fluctuations.




Discounted Abstract Deadline: June 6, 2017


Abstract Submission Fee: 100.00 USD*
Submission by this date receives 50.00 USD discount.
*50.00 USD will be applied to Registration Fee when you register

Abstract Details: It is best to submit your abstract early. Abstract and registration spaces are limited and may fill prior to the abstract or discounted registration deadlines. Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.

Submitting your abstract early allows us to:
  • submit your abstract to organizers to be considered for a short talk
  • accept your abstract online
  • include your abstract on our website and in our secure mobile app
  • reserve your space at the meeting for a poster presentation.**
**Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.
(The Abstract Deadline: is July 11, 2017)

Global Health Travel Award Deadline: May 23, 2017


Global Health Travel Award Details: You MUST complete your Global Health Travel Award appplication by the Global Health Travel Award Deadline and complete the other required steps (verify your contact information and submit a recommendation letter) to be considered for a travel award.


Click here to learn more about Global Health Travel Awards.

Scholarship Deadline: June 6, 2017


Scholarship Details: You MUST submit your abstract by the Scholarship Deadline and complete the other required steps (submit a scholarship application and submit a mentor letter) to be considered for a scholarship.

Click here to learn more about Scholarships.

Abstract Deadline: July 11, 2017


Abstract Submission Fee: 100.00 USD*
*50.00 USD will be applied to Registration Fee when you register

Details: It is best to submit your abstract early. Abstract and registration spaces are limited and may fill prior to the abstract or discounted registration deadline. Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.

Submitting your abstract by the Abstract Deadline allows us to:
  • submit your abstract to organizers to be considered for a short talk
  • include your abstract on our website and in our secure mobile app
  • reserve your space at the meeting for a poster presentation.**
**Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.
Abstracts submitted after the Abstract Deadline will NOT be considered for a short talk.

(Discounted Abstract Deadline: is June 6, 2017)

Discounted Registration Deadline: August 10, 2017


Registration Fee: 820.00 USD* (includes 200.00 USD discount)
Student Registration Fee: 595.00 USD* (must complete student verification form)

*Includes 50.00 USD of your abstract submission fee

After the Discounted Registration Deadline:


Registration Fee: 1020.00 USD*
Student Registration Fee: 795.00 USD* (must complete student verification form)

*Includes 50.00 USD of your abstract submission fee

Registration spaces are limited and may fill prior to discounted registration deadline.

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Things to Do

Walking distance  = Walking distance (within 1/2 mile of conference center)  FREE Shuttle/Bus available  = FREE Shuttle/Bus available
Shuttle/Bus required  = Shuttle/Bus required  Car/Taxi required  = Car/Taxi required  not available  = Not Available

Suggestion: To find other attendees who may want to join you in activities, use the message board located near the Registration Desk. Post your contact information and activity of interest, and be sure to check the message board during the meeting for posts by fellow attendees.
Biking Walking distance Car/Taxi required FREE Shuttle/Bus available Shuttle/Bus required Exploring the District's historic and cultural attractions on two wheels can be a fun and unique experience. Several companies like bike and roll offer guided tours of the area so you have an experienced local taking you around.
Other Walking distance Car/Taxi required Shuttle/Bus required For the most comprehensive site for all there is to see and do in Washington DC, click here.

For a fun list of experiences in DC that can be done on the cheap, click here.
Sightseeing Walking distance Car/Taxi required Shuttle/Bus required The history, sites, and monuments you encounter in Washington DC are second to none and something every American must explore and experience. For suggestions on how to see everything, click here.

The depth of the culture and heritage found in DC make its sites must sees for everyone. Click here for some incredible ideas.
Hiking Walking distance Car/Taxi required Shuttle/Bus required Trade in the treadmill for a RunWESTIN self-guided jog or refreshing walk with The Westin's custom running maps. Designed by New Balance, pocket-sized maps feature 3-mile and 5-mile jogging/walking routes from the hotel so you can combine your workout routine with fresh air and local scenery.

Zoo Car/Taxi required Shuttle/Bus required Always free of charge and open 364 days a year, the Smithsonian's National Zoo sits on 163 acres in the heart of Washington, D.C.'s Rock Creek Park and is one of the most visited attractions in the District. For more information, click here.
Fitness Center Walking distance The Westin's 2,000 square food Fitness Studio has a modern layout overlooking the vertical gardens of the lobby. For more information, click here.
Library Walking distance Car/Taxi required Shuttle/Bus required The Library of Congress is the largest library in the world, with millions of books, recordings, photographs, newspapers, maps and manuscripts in its collections. It has free guided tours that explore its exhibitions, history, and architecture. For more information, click here.
Spa Walking distance Provided by Hands-On Health, The Westin has an in-room spa service that offers you treatments such as Swedish Massage, Deep Tissue Massage, Couple's Massage, a refreshing facial, and a deluxe manicure and pedicure. Please make your reservation 24 hours in advance with the concierge.
Other Walking distance Car/Taxi required Shuttle/Bus required No matter where you are in Washington, DC, there are a variety of stores, boutiques, gift shops and malls to find what you're looking for. Click here for more information.

Other Walking distance Car/Taxi required Shuttle/Bus required Washington DC has a vibrant and thriving performing arts district that puts on Broadway shows and world class theater from several amazing venues. For the most comprehensive site for this cultural hub, click here.
Galleries Walking distance Car/Taxi required Shuttle/Bus required Art museums, portrait galleries, and contemporary collections dominate the artistic landscape of Washington DC. For more information, click here.
Museums Walking distance Car/Taxi required Shuttle/Bus required DC is in a class of its own when it comes to high quality museums, many of which are free to visit. Click here to explore all the museums, exhibits and artworks that the city has to offer.

Market/Grocery Walking distance Car/Taxi required Shuttle/Bus required Streets Market & Cafe is about a 5 minute walk from the hotel. For more information, click here.
Dining Walking distance Car/Taxi required Shuttle/Bus required When you visit Washington, DC, you’ll experience a food scene as colorful and eclectic as America itself. The city is constantly receiving accolades and top reviews for some of their hottest and cutting edge restaurants. To explore all of your options, click here

The Westin has three onsite offerings that cater to all of your needs. For more information, click here.
Coffee Shops Walking distance Car/Taxi required Shuttle/Bus required Peet's Coffee and Tea as well as a few other cafes and casual eateries surround The Westin and are within a 2-3 minute walk.
Bars/Pubs Walking distance Car/Taxi required Shuttle/Bus required The surrounding neighborhoods of Downtown DC and Logan Circle have a vibrant nightlife and bar scene and are only a short walk from the Westin.
Amounts are in US dollars
The above information is provided as a courtesy to our conferees and is subject to change without notice.