The American Society for Bioethics and Humanities promotes the exchange of ideas and fosters multidisciplinary, interdisciplinary, and inter-professional scholarship, research, teaching, policy development, professional development and collegiality among people engaged in clinical and academic bioethics and the medical humanities.
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ASBH 16th Annual Meeting
Interprofessional & Inclusive: Bioethics & Humanities?
When you login to register, you will be asked to update a couple of demographic fields on your membership record. We thank you in advance for your assistance so that we can better understand your professional needs and make the most informed decisions about programs, products, and services. Soon after registration opens, the 2014 Conference Brochure will be mailed out to members to provide a look into what this year's conference has in store for attendees.
The conference brochure has been mailed to members. Complete information about concurrent and poster sessions - including titles, presenters and coauthors, and abstracts - is now available through the ASBH Grupio conference app and website.
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Hilton San Diego Bayfront
Rate: $229 single/double
Reservations: (800) HILTONS
ASBH meeting registrants have reserved all of the rooms at the Hilton, but an additional block of rooms is available at the same price at the Omni, which is an 8-minute walk to the Hilton accessible via a sky bridge (no need to cross streets).
Omni San Diego
Rate: $229 single/double
Reservations: 800-THE-OMNI (800-843-6664)
San Diego International Airport
San Diego International Airport proudly offers a variety of services for passengers with disabilities.
United Airlines is offering special meeting discounts for attendess for this meetings. You may book online at www.united.com and enter your Offer Code ZR8A883560 in the Offer Code box when searching for your flights. If booking through a travel professional or United Meetings at (800) 426-1122, please give them the following information: Agreement Code 883560 and Z Code ZR8A.
The Hilton San Diego Bayfront is located 3.9 miles from San Diego International Airport. Transportation from the airport to the hotel will take an estimated 10 minutes.
ASBH is committed to ensuring that its annual meeting is accessible to persons with disabilities and that we meet and exceed all of the requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act. Persons with disabilities are strongly encouraged to make this indication on their meeting registration form well in advance of the meeting. We want to welcome you as best we can and, the more notice you give us, the better we will be able to accommodate you so that you have a safe and enjoyable experience. Please contact Katherine McLaughlin at (847) 375-4748 for assistance.
Weather and Conference Attire
In October, San Diego's average high is 73°F and average low is 61°F. Meeting room temperatures tend to vary, so please bring a sweater or light jacket to all meetings.
It is the policy of the University of Minnesota's continuing education to ensure balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor in all of its sponsored educational activities. All participating speakers, course directors, and planning committee members are required to disclose to the program audience any financial relationships related to the subject matter of this program. Relationships of a spouse/partner with proprietary entities producing healthcare goods or services should be disclosed if they are of a nature that may influence the objectivity of the individual in a position to control the content of the continuing education activity. Disclosure information is reviewed in advance in order to manage and resolve any possible conflicts of interest.
Become an exhibiting partner to reach more than 1,000 healthcare professionals, educators, consultants, and others who have an interest in the field of clinical and academic bioethics and the health-related humanities. As shown in the floor plan, booth size is 10' x 10' and includes one table and two chairs. The rate is $950 for the first space and $500 for each additional space.
Space is limited and the exhibit hall will sell out. Don't delay, reserve your booth today!!
Advertise in the Program Guide
The Program Guide will contain a complete meeting schedule with room numbers, a listing of program titles with the names of the presenters, and instructions for accessing onsite internet and conference app. It is an invaluable tool for all meeting attendees as they referred to it often to navigate the meeting. Reserve ad space in this publication to enhance your exposure and draw traffic to your booth. The advertising contract contains ad dimensions and rates. Space is limited, so reserve your ad today!
Rebecca Garden, PhD
Thaddeus Pope, JD, PhD
Sarah Shannon, PhD, RN
Felicia Cohn, PhD, MA
Amy Haddad, PhD, RN