SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 12, 2016
RILEY HOSPITAL FOR CHILDREN
INDIANA UNIVERSITY HEALTH
Join us for our annual patient education conference, this year held at our Comprehensive Care Center (CARES Designated Center for Excellence) at Riley Hospital for Children Outpatient Clinic in Indianapolis. The day begins at 8am with registration, continental breakfast, and welcoming remarks, followed by many educational and informative general and breakout sessions. Lunch will also be served.
GENERAL SESSIONS TO INCLUDE:
- “Patient Reported Outcomes in CAH: What We Know and Where We Are Going”
- “Common Stressors and Coping Strategies for Families of Children with CAH”
- “The What, Why and How of CAH”
- “Glucocorticoid Therapy and Stress Dosing in CAH”
- “Lab Tests for CAH: Important Things to Know”
- “Talking with Your Daughter About Surgery”
- “Reproduction and Gynecological Issues in CAH”
- “Living with CAH: Issues of Gender & Romance for Women”
- “Transitioning to Adulthood and Beyond”
- “Surgical Evolution and Considerations”
- and Question and Answer Panels
BREAK OUT SESSIONS INCLUDE:
- “Reproductive Issues in CAH”
- “Steroids, Depression, and Anxiety”
- “Challenges of Living as a Woman with CAH”
- “Males with CAH”
- “Keeping the Marriage Together”
- “Effects of Long-Term Medications Use”
- “Surgical Expectations and Considerations”
- “Raising a Medically Responsible Adolescent”
- “Managing CAH in College”
- “Solu-Cortef® Injection Training”
ALSO: A PANEL DISCUSSION with Adults with CAH, Voluntary Research Opportunities
REGISTRATION DEADLINE IS OCTOBER 3OTH
DISCOUNTED HOTEL ACCOMMODATIONS:
Hampton Inn – Airport
9020 Hatfield Drive, Indianapolis, Indiana 46231
Rooms/Rates: KING Medical Rate – $124 STUDIO Medical Rate – $144
CALL DIRECT 317-856-1000 – Rooms being held under “Riley Summit”
Hilton Garden Inn – Airport
8910 Hatfield Drive, Indianapolis, IN 46241
Rooms/Rates: KING Reduced Rate – $179 KING SUITE Reduced Rate – $219
CALL DIRECT 317-856-9100 – Ask for Sarah- Rooms being held under “Riley Summit”
Candlewood Suites – Airport
5250 W Bradbury Ave Indianapolis, IN 46241 317-214-9595
Rooms/Rates: QUEEN SINGLE STUDIO Reduced rate – $99
CLICK HERE TO RESERVE.
For 1 – 2 persons only.
Hilton Garden Inn – Downtown
10 East Market Street, Indianapolis, IN 46204 317-955-9700
Rooms/Rates: KING or 2 QUEENS – $179
CLICK HERE TO RESERVE.
Must reserve by October 11th.
DISCOUNTED PARKING AVAILABLE in the Simon Family Tower Garage*
*PLEASE NOTE: If you park in the Riley Outpatient Clinic garage, you will pay full price.
All Summit participants will be asked to sign a Release Form authorizing CARES to use your picture. PLEASE CLICK HERE to print out at home and take with you to the summit.