2013 AAPB 44th Annual Meeting

2013 AAPB Annual Meeting

 

Online registration is closed, however you may still register onsite.

For an overview of the program, please review our Preliminary Program. When you want to learn more about a specific session, select its day (e.g., Thursday Sessions). You can also find detailed information about our Keynotes (Keynote Sessions), Workshops (All Workshops), and the exciting events for our Saturday Biofeedback Day (Biofeedback Day).

Registration Information Hotel Information Travel Information
Preliminary Program Printable Registration Form Program of Events
Keynote Sessions All Workshops  
Thursday Sessions Friday Sessions Saturday Sessions
Handouts – For Attendees Only    
Call for Exhibitors and Sponsors Current Exhibitors and Sponsors Biofeedback Day
 

Save the Date

The AAPB 44th Annual Scientific Meeting is being held in Portland, Oregon at the Hilton Portland Executive Towers, March 13-16, 2013. Workshops will be March 13-14, 2013. The theme for this year’s meeting is "Creating Synergy: Integrating Methods and Modalities."

2013 Annual Meeting Keynote Sessions include:

  • Thursday, March 14  - Leslie Sherlin, PhD, QEEG-D, BCN, BCB, “Training Super Human Brain Heroes”
  • Friday, March 15 - Chet Moritz, PhD, “Neural Devices and Biofeedback for Rehabilitation of the Damaged Central Nervous System”
  • Friday, March 15 - Kirstin Aschbacher, PhD, “Chronic Stress, Cell Aging, and Psychobiological Resilience”
  • Saturday, March 16 - Dennis Turk, PhD, “Self-Management in Chronic Pain: When Pills & Procedures Are Inadequate”

More updates to come, please check back often for up-to-date information regarding the 2013 Annual Meeting.

Would you like to promote this meeting? Send people to aapb.org/2013AnnualMeeting/

AAPB Exhibiting and Sponsorship Opportunities

As you allocate your organization’s sponsorship/exhibiting dollars, please consider that over 275 researchers, educators  and clinicians from around the world, who focus on biofeedback, will be in Portland, Oregon for AAPB’s 44th Annual Scientific Meeting, March 14-16, 2013.

Partnering with AAPB gives you access to a concentrated audience of scientists specifically engaged in biofeedback and offers many other key opportunities, including high visibility, hospitality and networking. Our sponsorship levels are designed to help you maximize your organization’s educational interests and sales benefit. Additionally, we can customize a package best suited for your goals.

Click here to access our 2013 AAPB Sponsorship & Exhibiting Opportunities brochure. Each package offers a variety of benefits, visibility and, more importantly, return on your investment.

Please do not hesitate to contact Marissa Frost  at 800-477-8892, ext. 123 or mfrost@resourcenter.com with questions or to reserve your sponsorship/exhibit space. 

 

 

Travel Annual Conference HOTEL INFORMATION


Annual Conference

Conference Location:
Hilton Portland Executive Towers
921 SW Sixth Avenue
Portland, OR 97204

Reservations:

Reservation Deadline: February 16, 2013

Room Rates

2 DOUBLE BEDS – rates from 159.00 USD/Night
1 KING BED – rates from 159.00 USD/Night

Changes and Cancellations
All changes or cancellations must be made directly with the Hilton Portland Executive Towers.

About the Hotel
The Hilton Portland and Executive Tower consists of two buildings: The landmark Hilton Portland and the elegant Executive Tower. Together they make the largest hotel in the state of Oregon. Situated 30 minutes from Portland International Airport, this city center Portland hotel is easily accessible to Portland’s attractions and convention center via the MAX Light Railway System. Entertain the family at Oregon Zoo or unwind in the Chinese Classical Gardens, only a short journey from this Portland hotel. Business is easy at Hilton Portland and Executive Tower hotel.

Visit the Hilton Portland and Executive Tower website for more information about the different accommodations offered and the hotel's amenities

Things to do in Portland:

Click here for a complete guide on attractions and activities in Portland.



 

Registration Annual ConferenceREGISTRATION


2013 Conference Rates

AAPB Member

Spouse ISNR or IABMCP Member Non-Member Student Student
Non-Member
One-Day
Full Meeting:
$425 $425 $425 $525 $95 $95 $225
After 2/18/13 $480 $480 $480 $580 $110 $110 $225
Full-Day Workshops:
$240 $240 $240 $290 $120 $145  
After 2/18/13 $260 $260 $260 $310 $130 $155  
Half-Day Workshops:
$125 $125 $125 $175 $65 $90  
After 2/18/13 $155 $155 $155 $205 $80 105  

 

Biofeedback Day - $59
If you are a person who is interested in biofeedback as a safe, research-based alternative to traditional drug therapies, you will want to attend AAPB’s Biofeedback Day. There are many events planned to teach you about biofeedback and how it can be used in clinical practice, what the research says, how you can add this modality to your current or anticipated career path, or even how biofeedback may be used to enhance your personal health goals.


How to register:

  • Online with a credit card. Confirmations will be sent by e-mail.
  • Fax the registration form to 303.422.8894 with payment.
  • Mail the registration form and payment to: AAPB, 10200 W. 44th Ave, Suite 304, Wheat Ridge, CO 80033

Cancellations received in the AAPB office by February 18, 2013 will be refunded minus a $50 processing fee. Cancellations must be made in writing and faxed to 303.422.8894 or emailed to info@aapb.org. Fees cannot be refunded for registrations cancelled after the conference begins.


Travel Annual ConferenceTRAVEL INFORMATION


Portland International Airport is located 20 minutes from the conference headquarters hotel.
There are a number of options available to get to the hotel. Each option is listed with the typical minimum charge.  The following methods of transportation go to and from the airport:

  • Taxi: 35.00 USD
  • Subway/Rail: 2.40 USD
  • Limousine: 50.00 USD
  • Rental Care: 40.00 USD
  • Super Shuttle: 14.00 USD

Driving:

From the airport:

  • Take I-205 SOUTH and exit onto I-84 WEST
  • At the end of I-84 West you will reach the I-5 junction. Go SOUTH toward Salem (to your left)
  • Immediately follow the City Center signs, which will take you across the Morrison Bridge
  • Head STRAIGHT through the traffic light near the end of the bridge onto SW Washington St.
  • Take Washington 1 block and then turn LEFT onto 3rd Avenue
  • Take 3rd Avenue 4 blocks and then turn RIGHT onto SW Taylor St.
  • Take Taylor 3 blocks and our front doors for the Executive Tower will be on your right-hand side
  • To arrive at the MAIN building, continue on SW Taylor 1 block and turn LEFT onto SW Broadway
  • Turn LEFT on Salmon Street
  • Turn LEFT on SW 6th Avenue, our Main building front doors are on left hand side of 6th Avenue

I-5 Southbound (Seattle, WA):

  • Take exit 300B off of I-5 Southbound
  • After exiting, follow the City Center signs which will take you across the Morrison Bridge
  • Head STRAIGHT through the traffic light near the end of the bridge onto SW Washington St.
  • Take Washington 1 block and then turn LEFT onto 3rd Avenue
  • Take 3rd Avenue 4 blocks and then turn RIGHT onto SW Taylor St.
  • Take Taylor 3 blocks and our front doors for the Executive Tower will be on your right-hand side
  • To arrive at the MAIN building, continue on SW Taylor 1 block and turn LEFT onto SW Broadway
  • Turn LEFT on Salmon Street
  • Turn LEFT on SW 6th Avenue, our Main building front doors are on left hand side of 6th Avenue

I-5 Northbound (Eugene, OR):

  • From I-5 NORTH, take exit 299B on the LEFT for Interstate 405 NORTH toward City Center/Beaverton
  • Take exit 2A on the RIGHT for SW 14th Avenue toward Salmon St./PGE Park
  • Turn RIGHT onto SW Salmon Street
  • Turn LEFT onto SW 6th Avenue, our Main building front doors are on left side of 6th Avenue
  • To arrive at the Executive Tower, continue STRAIGHT on SW 6th Avenue. Turn RIGHT on SW Alder Street
  • Take the first RIGHT onto SW 5th Avenue
  • Turn RIGHT on SW Taylor Street. Our Executive Tower front doors will be on your right-hand side

*PLEASE NOTE: the hotel consists of two buildings (Main & Executive Tower). Please review your reservation room type for building assignment.

  • The Main Building entrance is located at 921 SW 6th Avenue between SW Salmon and SW Taylor Streets.
  • The Executive Tower's entrance is located at 545 SW Taylor Street between 5th and 6th Avenues.

Parking:

Self Parking: 22.00 USD

Valet Parking: 32.00 USD