**For Immediate Release**
Due to concerns related to the spread of the COVID-19 virus and the travel precautions put in place by many organizations, the CTSRC is taking precautionary measures to help contain the spread of this virus. The CTSRC Super Symposium that was scheduled on April 28th and 29th 2020 has been RESCHEDULED for September 1st & 2nd 2020.
This was not an easy decision for us to make but we felt that it was in the best interest of not only the attendees but the patients that they serve. We appreciate your understanding in this unusual circumstance. Thank you for supporting your state society and we hope to see you all September.
For those participants who have registered on-line or by mail, a refund or credit will be issued in the coming weeks.
NEW LOCATION FOR 2020!
Rescheduled to Spetemeber 1 and 2, 2020
The Hartford Marriott Downtown
Once again it will be a BYOB (bring your own badge) event!
We will have a food drive for the community college food banks. Bring a non-perishable food item or cash to donate.
Raffle baskets to benefit the scholarship fund will also be available.
Social Time on Sept 1
Join us in the Marriott Ballroom Foyer after the conference for some social time with your peers.
Relax and spend the night at the Hartford Marriott Downtown. Lodging is available on site at the Hartford Marriott for $199/night.
To make your reservations, click on this link to the Hartford Marriott Downtown. This should automatically give you the discounted rate.
If you would rather call to reserve your room, please please call the following toll free number: 877-901-6632.
Preview of the 2020 Conference
*The schedule and titles of the lectures are subject to change
A few teasers - more details are coming so stay tuned!
Tuesday, April 28, 2020
Precision Medicine for Severe Asthma Exacerbations by: Jose L. Gomez, MD, MS
A Second Chance: Decreased Organ Donor Lung Management, Recovery and Utilization by: Craig Tucker BS, RRT-NPS, CPTC
Let’s Clear the Air: What you need to know about Vaping by: Daniel Fitzgerald, MPH, ICPS
How to Interpret a Chest X-Ray by: Eric A. Hyson, MD, FACR
Volume Guarantee in the Newborn ICU by: Eliza Myers, MD
Wednesday, April 29, 2020
Severe Persistent Asthma – Novel Treatment Options by: Dr. Steven Richard Prunk
Role of Exercise Testing in Pulmonary Hypertension by: Inderjit Singh, MD
E-Cigarettes, Vaping and Juuls in the Playground of Good and Evil by: J. Craig Allen, MD
Early Bird Registration is still open from now until August 15th. After August 15th, the cost of the symposium will increase.