Regulation and Dysregulation of Innate Immunity in Disease (B9)

Scientific Organizers: Lynda M. Stuart, Kathryn J. Moore and Kate L. Jeffrey


February 18—22, 2018

Fairmont Hotel Vancouver, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada


Supported by the Directors' Fund


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Discounted Abstract Deadline: October 18, 2017

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Abstract Submission Fee: 100.00 USD*
Submission by this date receives 50.00 USD discount.
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Scholarship Deadline: October 18, 2017

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Abstract Deadline: November 16, 2017

*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:

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  • include your abstract on our website and in our secure mobile app
  • reserve your space at the meeting for a poster presentation.**
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Abstracts submitted after the Abstract Deadline will NOT be considered for a short talk.

(Discounted Abstract Deadline: is October 18, 2017)

Discounted Registration Deadline: December 18, 2017

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Registration Fee: 920.00 USD* (includes 200.00 USD discount)
Student Registration Fee: 695.00 USD* (must complete student verification form)

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*Includes 50.00 USD of your abstract submission fee

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Services

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

For all medical emergencies, call 911. The medical services and centers below are the closest in proximity to the conference location.
Medical Center Walking distance Car/Taxi required Stein Medical Clinic, +1 604-688-8204
Emergency Room Walking distance Medical service personnel are available at Fairmont Hotel Vancouver; please call the front desk for assistance.
St. Paul's Hospital - Emergency Services
Hospital Walking distance Medical service personnel are available at Fairmont Hotel Vancouver; please call the front desk for assistance.
St. Paul's Hospital, 604-682-2344
Pharmacy Walking distance Car/Taxi required Shuttle/Bus required Rexall Drug, +1 604-684-8204

For information on sharing childcare, visit our Childcare Bulletin Board.
Child Care Walking distance Car/Taxi required Shuttle/Bus required Fairmont Hotel Vancouver uses the services of Nannies on Call, a well-renowned babysitting company in Vancouver. All of the nannies hold a current First Aid/CPR Certification and have undergone a full background check. Nannies on Call is licensed, bonded and insured.
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Nannies on Call, 604-734-1776

Business Center Walking distance Fairmont Hotel Vancouver's Business Centre is designed with the business traveler in mind. Private workstations, computer access, copying, faxing and printers are available to all registered guests of the hotel. Access to the Business Centre is available 24 hours/day with a guestroom key. All private work stations require a valid credit card and are billed by use of time.
ATM Walking distance Car/Taxi required Shuttle/Bus required ATM is available at Fairmont Hotel Vancouver; please inquire with the Concierge.
Computer / Printer Walking distance Computer and printer are available at Fairmont Hotel Vancouver; please inquire with the Concierge.
Fax Walking distance Faxes can be sent or received at Fairmont Hotel Vancouver; please inquire with the Concierge.
Federal Express (FedEx) Walking distance FedEx is available down the street from the Fairmont Hotel Vancouver; please inquire with the Concierge.
FedEx Office Print & Ship Center - Vancouver, 800-463-3339
Wireless Access Walking distance Wireless Network is available in the lounge lobby. Equipment must be compatible and charges apply.
The above information is provided as a courtesy to our conferees and is subject to change without notice.