The Metastatic Breast Cancer Network as a strong following in the metastatic breast cancer community for its strong advocacy, support and education. They will hold this year’s conference on Saturday 10-13-12 with a Friday night welcome party. See their information at their site or here and register soon. MBCN also offers limited scholarships to qualifying participants.
MBCN (Metastatic Breast Cancer Network) is proud to announce our 6th National Conference
“Moving Forward with Metastatic Breast Cancer”
Robert H. Lurie Medical Research Center
303 E. Superior Street, Chicago
Saturday – October 13, 2012
8:00 AM – 5:30 PM
(registration and continental breakfast at 8 AM; program begins at 8:45)
CONFERENCE REGISTRATION Click HERE to register.
A limited number of scholarship grants are available. Please apply only if you are truly in need, as we would like to provide as many grants as possible to those who would not be able to attend otherwise. Click HERE to apply. Please note: you must register separately for the conference by clicking conference registration above.
We have a block of roooms at:
The Doubletree Hotel
300 E.Ohio St.
Chicago, Illinois 60611
Two blocks from Chicago’s famous Magnificent Mile!
Book your room now. Click HERE.
Information on hotel group rates, video tour, parking, directions from airport: click HERE.
(You are, of course, free to choose to stay at any hotel in Chicago. The conference will be at the Lurie Cancer Center.)
Friday night Welcome Reception, October 12 from 6-8 PM
Pizza Party–Chicago Style! with appetizers, salad, pizza, dessert and drinks at Gino’s East, 162 E. Superior St, Chicago 60611
Saturday program 8:45 AM – 5:30 PM ( 8 AM check in and continental breakfast)
AGENDA Medical and research experts from Northwestern University and other Chicago institutions. click HERE to read.
For those staying overnight: The Doubletree offers parking for $45/night.
There is also discounted parking available at 321 E. Erie St SELF PARK for $15/night. HOWEVER, you must purchase the discounted ticket vouchers from MBCN during the conference for either Friday or Saturday nights or both. You pay on exiting the garage. There are no in and out privileges. Please indicate on the conference registration if you will be purchasing overnight parking tickets, as MBCN must buy these in advance.
For those needing Saturday Conference parking:
There is an early bird parking special at the same garage: 321 E. Erie St. SELF PARK. Enter on Saturday between 7 and 9AM and exit by 7:30 PM. Rate is $14 for the day and no special voucher needed. You simply pay the $14 on exiting the garage.
Email MBCN at: firstname.lastname@example.org
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