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American College of Rheumatology Conference

Come to the American College of Rheumatology Conference at Chicago’s McCormick Place October 19-24 and stay at the nearby and affordable LaQuinta Inn & Suites in historic Hyde Park.

At the American College of Rheumatology’s 2018 Annual Meeting, close to 16,000 rheumatologists, rheumatology health professionals, fellows-in-training, and exhibitors from more than 100 countries are expected to gather in the windy city to experience the latest scientific advances, clinical issues, professional development, and more.

Top Three Reasons to Attend Annual Meeting: Professional development: Unparalleled opportunity to hear the leading experts in rheumatology share knowledge, research findings, and new clinical concepts. Access to the latest research/abstracts: Over 3,000 abstracts presented at last year’s meeting, and the most up-to-date scientific knowledge on a wide variety of topics Networking with colleagues: Meet up with peers to exchange ideas, find your ideal job opportunity, forge new contacts and friendships, engage mentors and mentees.

ACR’s first-rate education program showcases cutting edge and timely topics in rheumatology, as well as the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of rheumatic diseases and related comorbid conditions.

This year’s program has hundreds of sessions to educate professionals in every segment of rheumatology. Clinicians, researchers, academicians, practice managers, pediatric rheumatologists, fellows-in-training, advance practice nurses, physician assistants, physical or occupational therapists: Whatever your role, the ACR/ARHP Annual Meeting is the place to expand your knowledge and skills and pique your curiosity.

McCormick Place is located at 2301 South King Drive in Chicago. For a full roster of events and times, and to register, go online to and follow the prompts.

Make your American College of Rheumatology Annual Meeting experience even more enjoyable by staying at the LaQuinta Inn & Suites, in Hyde Park. The hotel offers free shuttle bus service to and from the Loop area and is close to bus and train services. Enjoy the free breakfast. AND Jazz and seafood buffet (non-seafood items available) Friday nights.