The goal of this conference is to provide a platform for biomedical scientists to learn from colleagues about the latest research in the NIH IDeA Western Region (Alaska, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, and Wyoming). The conference features oral and poster scientific sessions, keynote talks, professional development workshops, and information sharing sessions with NIH officials. 

Faculty/Staff (all non-students) Tickets $375

Student (undergraduate/graduate) Tickets $275

Hyatt Regency Tamaya Resort & Spa

Standard Room Rates:

$159/per night limited rooms at this price available
$199/per night once the $159 room rates fill up
room upgrades however are available for an additional cost.
Reservations for these room block prices close July 6th.

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