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2014 Research Conference

 

 

When: November 15-16, 2014

Where: Garden City Hotel, Garden City, NY

Details: Our annual 2-day conference returns to the East Coast with the latest in PWS research from experts in the field of PWS.

 

This year's conference will be held at the Garden City Hotel
Phone: (516) 747–3000 
web: http://www.gardencityhotel.com/

  • A block of rooms have been reserved at a deeply discounted rate of $199/night.  You can reserve your room and take advantage of the discounted rate as soon as you wish, by calling
    •  (516) 747-3000 or (800) 547-0400 and mentioning the block name and/or code,
    • Block Name: The Foundation for Prader-Willi Research
    • Block Code: THE1113_001
  • Check in at 3pm or late.  Check out by 11am.  (GCH will provide a secure hold for bags of guests staying for Sundays meetings after they check out on Sunday morning).  

 

Airport Travel Information

  • Airports
    • John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) is located off of the Belt Parkway in Jamaica, NY.  By car, JFK is approximately 20 minutes from The Garden City Hotel.  JFK services all major cities, both nationally and internationally.  For a list of airlines that are serviced by JFK, click here: http://www.panynj.gov/airports/jfk-airlines.html
      • Ways to travel from JFK to The Garden City Hotel
        • AirTran:  The AirTran is probably the most convenient and inexpensive way to travel from the airport to GCH.  You can board the AirTran from inside JFK, and can connect with the Long Island Rail Road at Jamaica Station in Queens.  You will take a LIRR train from Jamaica to Garden City, which will stop right in front of the hotel.  The cost of using the AirTran is $15.50, and is about a 35 minute ride.  For more information on the AirTran, and to download a brochure, click here: http://www.panynj.gov/airports/jfk-airtrain.html
        • Taxi: Upon exiting JFK, there will be plenty of cabs that you can hail to bring you to GCH.  Cab fare will likely be upwards of $70.  For more information on taxi service, click here: http://www.panynj.gov/airports/jfk-taxi-car-van-service.html
        • Shared or Private Car or Van Service: JFK has a list of authorized car and van service providers.  The average fare would be $60 (not including tip).  You can view this list, and find contact information for these providers by clicking here: http://www.panynj.gov/airports/jfk-taxi-car-van-service.html
        • Car Rental: If you opt to rent a car to take you from the airport to GCH, there are plenty of rental companies within the airport.  You can find a list of these companies, and their contact information here: http://www.panynj.gov/airports/jfk-car-rental.html
    • LaGuardia Airport is located off of the Long Island Expressway in Flushing, NY.   By car, LaGuardia is about a 25 minutes away from The Garden City Hotel.   LaGuardia services many major cities both nationally and internationally.  For a list of the airlines that are serviced by LaGuardia, click here: http://www.panynj.gov/airports/lga-airlines.html
      • Ways to travel from LaGuardia Airport to GCH
    • Long Island Macarthur Airport  is located on Long Island in Ronkonkoma, NY.  By car, Macarthur is about 30 minutes from The Garden City Hotel.
      • Ways to travel from Macarthur to GCH:
        • Taxi:  Village Taxi services Macarthur Airport, and can be reached at (631) 588 – 1055.  The fare from Macarthur to GCH is $80.
        • Car Rental: If you opt to rent a car to take you from the airport to GCH, there are plenty of rental companies within the airport.  You can find a list of these companies, and their contact information here: http://www.macarthurairport.com/ground-trans/on-site-car-rentals
November 15th, 2014 12:00 AM   through   November 16th, 2014 12:00 AM
45 Seventh Street
Garden City, NY 11530
United States
PWS Familes and Relatives - Individual Registration $ 170.00
PWS Parents and Relatives - Couples Rate $ 320.00
Researcher and Clinician Registration $ 200.00
Single Day - Saturday Only $ 100.00

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