Host and the Environment in IBD: Scientific Advances Leading to New Therapeutics (A2)

Scientific Organizers: Gary D. Wu, Scott Snapper, Judy H. Cho and Aida Habtezion


January 13—17, 2019

Sagebrush Inn & Suites, Taos, New Mexico, USA


Sponsored by Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc. and Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited


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DEADLINES:
*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time
Scholarship Deadline: Oct 4, 2018 [details]
Discounted Abstract Deadline: Oct 4, 2018 [details]
Abstract Deadline: Oct 16, 2018 [details]
Discounted Registration Deadline: Nov 13, 2018 [details]

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Submit an Abstract Register Yourself Deadlines and Fees

Rates and Deadlines listed below are for the 2019-A2 "Host and the Environment in IBD: Scientific Advances Leading to New Therapeutics" 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 October 4, 2018 100.00 USD*
- 50.00 USD discount
Abstract Deadline
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After October 4, 2018 until December 2, 2018 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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October 4, 2018 n/a
Discounted NON-STUDENT Registration
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Before and On November 13, 2018 845.00 USD
(includes 200.00 discount)
Regular NON-STUDENT Registration
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After November 13, 2018 1045.00 USD
Discounted STUDENT Registration
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Before and On November 13, 2018 620.00 USD
(includes 200.00 discount)
Regular STUDENT Registration
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After November 13, 2018 820.00 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: October 4, 2018

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

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 October 16, 2018)

Global Health Travel Award Deadline:

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


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.


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Scholarship Deadline: October 4, 2018

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


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: October 16, 2018

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


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 October 4, 2018)

Discounted Registration Deadline: November 13, 2018

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


Registration Fee: 845.00 USD* (includes 200.00 USD discount)
Student Registration Fee: 620.00 USD* (must complete student verification form)

*Includes 50.00 USD of your abstract submission fee

After the Discounted Registration Deadline:


Registration Fee: 1045.00 USD*
Student Registration Fee: 820.00 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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We highly recommend that you not make a reservation with these companies or any other housing service! These companies' representations to participants have been misleading. Please report any calls or correspondence you might have received to Keystone Symposia and book only through lodging links in your Keystone Symposia account, an established travel agency or directly with the hotel(s) listed on our website.

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

Tours for Keystone Symposia attendees: Sagebrush Inn creates small tours for the Keystone Symposia conferees. These tours are conducted by long time locals with a great love of the area. 

Don't forget your winter coats, hats, boots and gloves.

Admission fees included. Guide gratuity not included. Lunch not included.

PLEASE NOTE THAT 2019 DISCOUNTED SKI RATES WILL BE POSTED ONCE THEY ARE NEGOTIATED WITH THE RESORTS. CHECK BACK IN EARLY DECEMBER.

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.
Not a skier? Downtown Taos is a shuttle or rental car ride away from Sagebrush Inn... there you will find unique shops, great local cuisine, book stores and plenty of historical landmarks.
Sightseeing FREE Shuttle/Bus available Tours for Keystone Symposia attendees: Sagebrush Inn creates small tours for the Keystone Symposia conferees. These tours are conducted by long time locals with a great love of the area. 

Don't forget your winter coats, hats, boots and gloves.

Admission fees included. Guide gratuity not included. Lunch not included.
Other Car/Taxi required A trip to Taos is not complete without an excursion to Taos Pueblo located about a 15 minute drive from the Sagebrush. It has been the home to the native people for over 1000 years continuously and is open year round for visitors. For more information, visit Taos Pueblo
Hiking Car/Taxi required Hiking trails at the Rio Grande Bridge or the mountains below the ski area are quickly reached by private car. Rent a vehicle in town for further exploration of the Taos area.
Skiing Car/Taxi required FREE Shuttle/Bus available Taos Ski Area is 40 minutes from Taos. A free shuttle will be provided for your convenience. Taos Ski Area closes in April. Meetings held in Taos in April will NOT have skiing available.
  More Ski Information:

Ski Area Website: http://www.angelfireresort.com/winter/
Snowboarding Car/Taxi required FREE Shuttle/Bus available Taos Ski Area now allows snowboarding and is 40 minutes from Taos. A free shuttle will be provided for your convenience.
Snowshoeing Car/Taxi required Guided Snowshoe Trips in New Mexico's Pristine Wilderness! Join Taos Snowshoe Adventures for an unforgettable journey into New Mexico's majestic Sangre de Cristo Mountains, near Taos and Santa Fe. Enjoy the freedom of winter touring on a pair of lightweight and versatile snowshowshoes! Visit www.snowshoetaos.com or call (800) 758-5262 for more information.

Enchanted Forest is New Mexico's largest full-service cross country ski, and snowshoe area, offering 33km of trails groomed for both classic and feestyle skiing and 15 km devoted to snowshoes. Located just 3 miles east of Red River, NM on the Carson National Forest, Enchanged Forest offers the best of all worlds - stunning mountain vistas and meandering forest trails which give a back country feel in a groomed, patrolled area. For more information visit www.enchantedforestxc.com

Snowshoeing is weather dependant.

Fitness Center Walking distance Car/Taxi required Several centers in the area provide full fitness facilities for a nominal fee. Ask the front desk for suggestions.

Taos Spa & Tennis Club is located across the street from the Sagebrush Inn & Suites

Museums Walking distance Car/Taxi required FREE Shuttle/Bus available Shuttle/Bus required Taos Museums provide a glimpse into the deep and rich history of the area and it's native people.

Dining Walking distance FREE Shuttle/Bus available Shuttle/Bus required For the most comprehensive list of dining options in and around Taos, visit Taos Dining
Amounts are in US dollars
The above information is provided as a courtesy to our conferees and is subject to change without notice.