8:00 am Wednesday November 8th, 2017

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12:30 pm Friday November 10th, 2017

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Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites
625 First Street.
Alexandria, VA 22314

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If you have any questions regarding this years conference please contact one of us below.

Kathy Thompson - kathomp22@gmail.com

Randy Odenbrett - rodenbrett@yahoo.com

Andrew Cassar  - acassar@rogers.com 

Join us at the 2017 KDA Conference being held near Washington DC in Old Town Alexandria, Virginia

The KDA conference is being held this November 8th, 9th and 10th at the Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites in Alexandria Virginia (Near Ronald Reagan Airport). Registration for the 2017 KDA Conference can be made below, just click on the Register Now! button. 

Last year we had the largest turnout of KDA family members as well as doctors and researchers since we started our KDA conference's 16 years ago. Please join us and help make this year's conference an even bigger success. Register now to attend.

Your registration includes access to all conference activities, presentations from doctors and researchers, morning and afternoon refreshments and Thursday night's gala dinner and auction. 

Meet with fellow KDA members and families, meet and listen to leading doctors and researchers talk about the most recent developments in research for Kennedy's Disease. Don't miss out on this opportunity to support the KDA and make friendships that will last a lifetime. 

The Conference is:

  • Minutes from Ronald Reagan airport, no need to rent a car
  • Convienient shuttle service to and from the airport and downtown. 
  • Handicap rooms available (book early to ensure your room)
  • Free high speed internet
  • Excellent dining options

Please note that your registration for the 2017 Conference does not include hotel accommodations. Hotel accommodations can be booked with the Holiday Inn Hotel and Suites directly by calling 877-660-8550 Use group code "Ken" and IATA#99801505 to access the special KDA rooms rates for the conference $125 per night plus applicable taxes. For an additional $10 per person per night breakfast will be included. Your hotel registation also includes free Wifi, and shuttle service to and from the airport. Click on the green link below if you would like to make your reservation on line.

Internet Hotel Booking Page

There are many things to see and do in the Alexadria and Washington DC area. Visit www.washington.org and www.visitalexandriava.com to see how you can enhance your conference experience.

The conference commitee now in the process of putting together the agenda and would welcome your input. If you have any ideas on the agenda or suggestions for presentations, please share them with the points of contact listed below.

We look forward to seeing you in November! With your participation this year promises to be an even better conference experience than ever before!