This is not an MDA meeting, but several current and former MDA research grantees will be speaking. Among them are:
In addition to the featured presenters, the conference will include workshops on:
The conference will take place at the Rosen Centre Hotel in Orlando, Fla., where a special rate for this meeting is $109 per night. For reservations, see the website or call (888) 800-2174.
The meeting registration fee is $50 per person until Sept. 30, 2011, after which it is $75. Children younger than 10 are free.
To register, go to Fees & Registration; or contact Linda Feld, PPA vice president, in central Florida, at (407) 339-9499.
The Periodic Paralysis Association says it will try to help those who would like to attend but for whom the expense is prohibitive.