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Healthcare professionals invited to Clinical Care Conference on Nov. 15

Healthcare professionals who provide services to people with intellectual/developmental disabilities or are interested in doing so, should join CP of NYS and Medical Directors’ Council for the 2nd Annual Conference on Multi-Disciplinary Clinical Care for Patients with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (I/DD) on November 15 in Saratoga Springs.

This conference is perfect for physicians, dentists, clinicians, therapists, nurses, and administrators who would like to increase their clinical expertise in treating people with I/DD.

Dr. Stephen Sulkes

The keynote speaker will be Dr. Stephen Sulkes, who has provided primary care for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities in residential and community settings, and developmental-behavioral pediatric specialty care at Golisano Children’s Hospital in Rochester. Dr. Sulkes will speak about gathering the data healthcare professionals need to provide the best possible care for people with disabilities. Read more about Dr. Sulkes and our other speakers here.

Topics of other sessions include Primary Care and Behavioral Health Integration, Disuse-Osteoporosis Diagnosis and Treatment, Aging, Dementia, Down Syndrome, and more. Click here for the full schedule.

This informative conference will be held on November 15, from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m., at the Embassy Suites Hotel, 86 Congress Street, Saratoga Springs, NY.

Cost is $100 for Nurses, Medical & Dental Residents, Students; $150 for Physicians, Dentists, Clinicians, and others.

Click here to register. 

The registration deadline is November 8 and seating is limited, so register soon!

Book a room at the Embassy Suites Hotel by October 25 to enjoy a special discounted rate.  (Don’t forget a tax-exempt form if applicable.)

Directions to the Clinical Care Conference:

From the South: Take the NYS Thruway (I-87 North) to Exit 24. Take the Adirondack Northway (I-87 North) to Exit 13N. Turn left off exit. In approximately 4 ½ miles, turn left onto Congress Street. Embassy Suites will be on the left.

From the North: Take Adirondack Northway (I-87 South) to Exit 13N. Take right at exit. In approximately 4 ½ miles, turn left onto Congress Street. Embassy Suites will be on the left.

From the East: Take the Massachusetts Turnpike West to NY Thruway. Take Exit B-1 (I-90 Bypass) to I-787 North for approximately 6 miles to Route 7 West for approximately 2 miles to Adirondack Northway (I-87). Take Exit 13N, turn left off exit. In approximately 4 ½ miles, turn left onto Congress Street. Embassy Suites will be on the left.

From the West: Take NYS Thruway (I-90 East) to Exit 24. Take Adirondack Northway (I-87 North) to Exit 13N. Turn left off exit. In approximately 4 ½ miles, turn left onto Congress Street. Embassy Suites will be on the left.

 

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