NOTES:
This meeting occurs in 2017.
This meeting will be conducted in English.

All programs are subject to change. Check this site for updates.


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Sex and Gender Factors Affecting Metabolic Homeostasis, Diabetes and Obesity (C6)

Scientific Organizers: Franck Mauvais-Jarvis, Deborah Clegg and Arthur P. Arnold


March 19—22, 2017

Granlibakken Tahoe, Tahoe City, California, USA


Supported by the Directors' Fund


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

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DEADLINES:
Scholarship Deadline: Nov 15, 2016 [details]
Discounted Abstract Deadline: Nov 15, 2016 [details]
Abstract Deadline: Dec 19, 2016 [details]
Discounted Registration Deadline: Jan 18, 2017 [details]

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Submit an Abstract Register Yourself Deadlines and Fees

Rates and Deadlines listed below are for the 2017-C6 "Sex and Gender Factors Affecting Metabolic Homeostasis, Diabetes and Obesity" conference only.

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time

Deadline Date Cost
Discounted Abstract Deadline
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Before and On November 15, 2016 100.00 USD*
- 50.00 USD discount
Abstract Deadline
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After November 15, 2016 until December 19, 2016 100.00 USD*
* 50.00 USD of Abstract fee deducted from your registration fee when you register for this meeting
Scholarship
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November 15, 2016 n/a
Discounted NON-STUDENT Registration
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Before and On January 18, 2017 745.00 USD
(includes 150.00 discount)
Regular NON-STUDENT Registration
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After January 18, 2017 895.00 USD
Discounted STUDENT Registration
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Before and On January 18, 2017 520.00 USD
(includes 150.00 discount)
Regular STUDENT Registration
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After January 18, 2017 670.00 USD

* Changes in payment type that result in a refund are subject to a processing fee.
* Currency exchange gains/losses are the responsibility of the registrant and the Keystone Symposia will accept no liability for money loss through bank charges, transfers or currency fluctuations.




Discounted Abstract Deadline: November 15, 2016


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 December 19, 2016)

Global Health Travel Award Deadline:


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: November 15, 2016


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: December 19, 2016


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 November 15, 2016)

Discounted Registration Deadline: January 18, 2017


Registration Fee: 745.00 USD* (includes 150.00 USD discount)
Student Registration Fee: 520.00 USD* (must complete student verification form)

*Includes 50.00 USD of your abstract submission fee

After the Discounted Registration Deadline:


Registration Fee: 895.00 USD*
Student Registration Fee: 670.00 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.

Lodging and Hotels


Lodging Notes: Granlibakken is a resort complex that may require attendees to walk outside during inclement weather in order to reach the Conference Center. Winter clothing is recommended.

Granlibakken Tahoe
Tahoe City, California USA


725 Granlibakken Road
PO Box 6329
Tahoe City, California 96145-6329
USA
Phone: 800-543-3221 (In US & Canada) or 530-583-4242
Fax: 530-583-7641
reservations@granlibakken.com
www.granlibakken.com


Click here to book your lodging at Granlibakken Tahoe

PLEASE NOTE: Conference lodging for our attendees is only held until February 10th, 2017 at which time the hotel rooms are released to the general public. Once released to the public we cannot guarantee availability or the discounted rate! HOWEVER, DO NOT WAIT UNTIL THIS DATE TO BOOK YOUR LODGING! Please book as soon as possible as our conference lodging MAY still sell out before this date!

If calling or emailing to book your reservation - please make sure you reference that you are attending a Keystone Symposia conference to receive the discounted rate!

American Disablities Act Information
American Disabilities Act information for:
Granlibakken Tahoe


Granlibakken makes every effort to comply with all ADA regulations for all new construction and any remodeling. Due to the fact our units are individually owned and that we have a mountain property, it can make it difficult for full ADA compliance.
(rates do not include taxes and/or surcharges)

Rates include nightly dinner buffet during meeting.
Accommodations
Rates
Standard Bedroom, single or double $158 USD per night
Studio, single or double $254 USD per night
Lodge Bedroom, single or double $182 USD per night
Room rates are listed by the NIGHTLY rate for this meeting.
Rates do not include extra night stays beyond the conference dates
Make your lodging arrangements early as space is limited.
Deposit and cancellation requirements vary from site to site;
please confirm directly with the hotel at the time of booking.