The Ramada Hotel & Conference Centre is located at 1818 Victoria Avenue, Regina, Saskatchewan. The Ramada is in the downtown area and within easy walking distance of a multitude of attractions. The Symposium, along with a Public Forum, the Saskatchewan Lymphedema Association Annual General Meeting, and the Saskatchewan Physiotherapy Association Annual General Meeting will be held at the Ramada Hotel & Conference Centre.
Reservations can be made by calling toll-free 1-800-667-6500 or locally (306) 569-1666. Callers must mention the group name Lymphedema Symposium to ensure they receive the appropriate rate and are included in the guest room block.
Room rates are $122/night for a standard room with one or two queen beds or $142/night for a business class room with one queen bed plus applicable taxes. Rates are in Canadian funds. Currently room rates are subject to the following taxes: 1) Provincial Sales Tax: 5%; 2) Goods & Services Tax: 5%; and 3) Destination Marketing Fee 3%.
RESERVATION CUTOFF DATE - The cutoff date for the block of rooms is March 18, 2012.
To view more information about the host hotel, visit www.saskramada.com
Study Credit Information
This conference information may be useful for health professional Continuing Competency Portfolios or for continuing education credits. Please contact your regulatory body directly to determine applicability for continuing education credits.
Approved by the Massage Therapy Association of Saskatchewan (MTAS) for the following credits: Lymphedema Management Symposium: 14 primary credits; Public Forum: 2 primary credits; Compression Management Workshop: 3 primary credits; Lymphedema Associaton of Saskatchewan Annual General Meeting & Education Day: 4 primary credits
Approved for 10 credits by the Saskatchewan College of Podiatrists.
Eligible for the PEARLS program through the College of Family Physicians of Canada for 3 credit hours. Contact the CFPC or visit their website at www.cfpc.ca for more information.
Photographs and Video:
Photographs or video are routinely taken of participants for advertisement and other purposes. By registering for the conference, you hereby grant the committee permission to utilize photos of you taken at the conference for advertising purposes.
*Audio and video recording or photographing of sessions by participants is prohibited.
Scent Free Conference:
Due to the health concerns arising from exposure to scented products, we have instituted a policy to provide a scent-free environment for all participants. Scented products such as hair spray, perfume, and certain deodorants can trigger reactions such as respiratory distress and headaches. We kindly ask you to consider others and not use these products during the conference. Thank you.
We would like to remind all participants that the room temperature may vary from time to time. While we will try our best to accommodate everyone, we cannot control these variants. Please dress in layers.
The University of Saskatchewan accepts cheques, Visa and Mastercard only. Indicate registrant’s name, card type, account number, expiry date and name on card. Confirmation of registration will be sent by e-mail upon receipt of payment.
*The conference organizers are unable to assume risk or responsibility for the registrant’s time or expenses should an act of God, government action, aviation disruption, disaster, weather or other force beyond the control of the conference organizing committee make it inadvisable or impossible to conduct this event.