AND HEADQUARTERS HOTEL
The official language of the Congress is English.
The weather in Washington, DC in May is mild to moderate with the possibility of rain. A light jacket for the evening is suggested as temperatures may cool down. Clothing is informal for all occasions.
Many participants may require a visa to enter the USA. We therefore suggest that you contact the American Embassy/Consulate in your country or ask your travel agent for assistance.
The Congress Secretariat and Organizers cannot accept liability for personal accidents or loss of or damage to private property of participants, students and accompanying persons, either during or indirectly arising from the 1st International Congress on Heart Disease - New Trends in Research, Diagnosis and Treatment. Participants should make their own arrangements with respect to health and travel insurance.
The Registration Desk will operate at the Omni Shoreham Hotel as follows:
Sunday, May 16, 1999 from 4:00pm
Monday, May 17, 1999 from 8:00 am and will remain open during all Congress functions.
Participant: US$ 620.-
Nurse, Technician, Trainee *: US$ 390.-
Student **: US$ 270.-
* letter of verification required
** valid student card required
Fees for PARTICIPANTS include: participation in all scientific sessions, Congress kit, program, abstract book, printed material of the Congress and invitation to Get-Together Reception.
A projection area will be available every day, 30 minutes prior to the sessions, at the Omni Shoreham Hotel to enable participants to check their slides prior to presentation. Please remember to collect the slides from the projectionist immediately after the session.
Please check the program for the exact date, time and board number for poster presentations. Presenters in the morning session must put up their posters by 8:30am of the relevant morning and remove them at the end of the morning sessions at 12:30pm. Presenters in the afternoon session must put up their posters by 1:00pm and remove them by the end of the session day.
PLEASE NOTE: The Organizing Committee will not be responsible for posters which have not been collected.
An Attendance Certificate will be provided upon request for participants who need proof of attendance for income tax or other purposes.
FAREWELL DINNER (Optional)
Tickets for the Farewell Dinner may be purchased at the Registration Desk for US$70.- per person. Please note the number of seats are limited and tickets will be sold on a first come first served basis.
Please do not hesitate to contact the Secretariat if you require additional information or assistance. All correspondence should be addressed to:
1st International Congress on Heart Disease
PO Box 17659
Beverly Hills, CA 90209, USA
Tel: +1 310 657 8777
Fax: +1 310 275 8922
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