The Science of Malaria Eradication (F1)

Scientific Organizers: Pedro L. Alonso, Chetan E. Chitnis and Lee Hall


February 2—7, 2014

Fiesta Americana, Mérida, Yucatán, Mexico


Organized in collaboration with MESA — Malaria Eradication Scientific Alliance. Part of the Keystone Symposia Global Health Series, supported by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.


BEWARE of booking lodging through companies unaffiliated with Keystone Symposia. Click here for more details.

Keystone Symposia is committed to maintaining a positive and respectful environment at its meetings. To this end, please review and comply with our policies.

** Meeting has ended **

Discounted Abstract Deadline: October 10, 2013


Abstract Submission Fee: 100.00 USD*
Submission by this date receives 50.00 USD discount.
*50.00 USD will be applied to Registration Fee when you register

Abstract Details: It is best to submit your abstract early. Abstract and registration spaces are limited and may fill prior to the abstract or discounted registration deadlines. Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.

Submitting your abstract early allows us to:
  • submit your abstract to organizers to be considered for a short talk
  • accept your abstract online
  • include your abstract on our website and in our secure mobile app
  • reserve your space at the meeting for a poster presentation.**
**Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.
(The Abstract Deadline: is November 5, 2013)

Global Health Travel Award Deadline: September 4, 2013


Global Health Travel Award Details: You MUST complete your Global Health Travel Award appplication by the Global Health Travel Award Deadline and complete the other required steps (verify your contact information and submit a recommendation letter) to be considered for a travel award.


Click here to learn more about Global Health Travel Awards.

Scholarship Deadline: October 10, 2013


Scholarship Details: You MUST submit your abstract by the Scholarship Deadline and complete the other required steps (submit a scholarship application and submit a mentor letter) to be considered for a scholarship.

Click here to learn more about Scholarships.

Abstract Deadline: November 5, 2013


Abstract Submission Fee: 100.00 USD*
*50.00 USD will be applied to Registration Fee when you register

Details: It is best to submit your abstract early. Abstract and registration spaces are limited and may fill prior to the abstract or discounted registration deadline. Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.

Submitting your abstract by the Abstract Deadline allows us to:
  • submit your abstract to organizers to be considered for a short talk
  • include your abstract on our website and in our secure mobile app
  • reserve your space at the meeting for a poster presentation.**
**Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.
Abstracts submitted after the Abstract Deadline will NOT be considered for a short talk.

(Discounted Abstract Deadline: is October 10, 2013)

Discounted Registration Deadline: December 3, 2013


Registration Fee: 775.00 USD* (includes 150.00 USD discount)
Student Registration Fee: 550.00 USD* (must complete student verification form)

*Includes 50.00 USD of your abstract submission fee

After the Discounted Registration Deadline:


Registration Fee: 925.00 USD*
Student Registration Fee: 700.00 USD* (must complete student verification form)

*Includes 50.00 USD of your abstract submission fee

Registration spaces are limited and may fill prior to discounted registration deadline.

Please be advised that a few meeting participants have received calls and emails from a number of different housing services - "Exhibitors Housing Services", "Global Housing", etc. THESE COMPANIES ARE NOT AFFILIATED WITH KEYSTONE SYMPOSIA and are not authorized by Keystone Symposia to contact you. These companies may tell you that the meeting is filling and seek to take your lodging reservation and obtain your credit card number. We highly recommend that you not make a reservation with these companies or any other housing service! These companies' representations to participants have been misleading. Please report to Keystone Symposia any calls or correspondence you might have received and book only through the lodging link on our website, an established travel agency, or directly with the hotel.

Fiesta Americana
Mérida, Yucatán Mexico


Paseo Montejo No. 451, esquina Av.
Colón Col. Centro
Mérida, Yucatán 97000
Mexico
Phone: 1-800-343-7821 (US & Canada) or +52 55-5326-6990
rinternet@posadas.com


To book your lodging reservation at the Fiesta Americana Mérida, you will need to:
1. Log into your Keystone Symposia Account
2. Click on the “Update your lodging status or generate a Lodging Form (PDF format)…” link and fill out the lodging form with your preferences.
3. This will create a pre-populated PDF document that you will then complete with your credit card information and either fax or email directly to the resort. (Please note, fax is a more secure method to transmit credit card information)
4. If you do not get a lodging confirmation from the resort within a week, please contact the resort directly to ensure your booking has been a success.
**PLEASE NOTE - You must be registered to the conference in order to have access to the lodging form

Please make sure you reference the group code - GU86T@FMD - and that you are attending a Keystone Symposia conference to receive the discounted rate!
(rates do not include taxes and/or surcharges - ALL meals not included in the program are included in the lodging rates listed below)
*Non-Mexican citizens are exempt from taxes if a copy of your passport is provided to the resort upon check in)
Accommodations
Rates
Hotel Room, single $895 USD
Hotel Room, double $1150 USD
Rates listed are for entire conference length, NOT for each night.
Rates do not include extra night stays beyond the conference dates.
Make your lodging arrangements early as space is limited.
Deposit requirements vary from site to site; please confirm directly
with the hotel at the time of booking.