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Alpha-1 Education Days

Education Day

 

The Alpha-1 National Education Day Series provides access to current medical information and resources for Alphas and their families and are held in a variety of regions in the US. All Education Days are free for patients and attendees.

 

2018 Education Days

Click on the city name below for more information and to register to attend.

February 24th - Tampa, FL

The agenda for this education day is currently under development and will soon be available.

To register to attend the Education Day, click here or contact the Alpha-1 Foundation at (877) 228-7321 ext 323.

Hotel Information

The Patient Dinner and Alpha-1 Education Day will be held at:

Four Points by Sheraton Suites Tampa Airport Westshore
4400 W Cypress St
Tampa, FL 33607
(813) 873-8675

The group rate is $149 plus tax and the booking code is Alpha-1 Foundation. Reservations must be made by February 1st to guarantee this rate.

Shuttle and Parking Information

The hotel offers a complimentary shuttle service to and from the Tampa International Airport. For more information, please call (813) 873-8675

Self-parking is complimentary for attendees.

March 24th - Tulsa, OK

The agenda for this education day is currently under development and will soon be available.

To register to attend the Education Day, click here or contact the Alpha-1 Foundation at (877) 228-7321 ext 323.

Hotel Information

The Patient Dinner and Alpha-1 Education Day will be held at:

Doubletree Hotel by Hilton Tulsa Warren Place
6110 S. Yale Ave
Tulsa, OK 74136
(918) 495-1000 or 1-800-801-1317

The group rate is $99 plus tax and the booking code is Alpha-1 Foundation. Reservations must be made by March 2nd to guarantee this rate.

Shuttle and Parking Information

The hotel offers a complimentary shuttle service to and from the Tulsa International Airport. For more information, please call (918) 495-1000

Self-parking is complimentary for attendees.

April 28th - Richmond, VA

The agenda for this education day is currently under development and will soon be available.

To register to attend the Education Day, click here or contact the Alpha-1 Foundation at (877) 228-7321 ext 323.

Hotel Information

The Patient Dinner and Alpha-1 Education Day will be held at:

Richmond Marriott Short Pump
4240 Dominion Blvd.
Glen Allen, VA 23060
(804) 965-9500

The group rate is $146 plus tax and the booking code is Alpha-1 Foundation. Reservations must be made by April 6th to guarantee this rate.

Parking Information

Self-parking is complimentary for attendees.

August - Omaha, NE

More information coming soon.

September - Grand Rapids or Lansing, MI

More information coming soon.

October - Seattle, WA

More information coming soon.

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AARC Accreditation

These Education Day learning activities have been approved by the American Association for Respiratory Care (AARC) for 6 hours of Continuing Respiratory Care Education (CRCE).

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Oxygen Travel Fund

The Alpha-1 Foundation's Oxygen Travel Fund provides oxygen and equipment for Alphas in financial need to travel to Alpha-1 educational events. To apply, call 877-228-7321 ext 251 with at least 30 days notice.

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View Past Education Day Presentations

Missed an Education Day or unable to attend one? No worries! We have recorded and posted past presentations from our events.

Please visit our E-Education section to view videos of past Education Days and National Conferences.

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Sponsorship and Exhibiting Opportunities

For more information about sponsoring or exhibiting at an Education Day, contact Alexis Artiles at 1-877-228-7321 Ext 331 or email aartiles@alpha1.org.