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SPECIAL EVENTS & NETWORKING


The NAPCRG Annual Meeting is designed with plenty of networking/socializing opportunities for attendees. Please take advantage of them! Opportunities to expand your network include coffee breaks, receptions, daily yoga and plenty of space for meeting up with friends and colleagues. 

 

Opening Social
Kick off the eve of your 2018 Annual Meeting experience right at the Opening Social. Catch up with longtime friends and get acquainted with other NAPCRG members from around the world.
 

First-Time Attendee/New Member Orientation
New to NAPCRG? Plan to attend this short presentation offering helpful tips and pointers on navigating the conference and key networking opportunities, followed by roundtable discussions with seasoned NAPCRG members. This is an excellent way to meet new people at the start of your NAPCRG conference adventure. 
 

Poster Walks
Poster Walks are themed walks that take place during select poster sessions at the Annual Meeting and feature different topics and methodologies. 
 

Special Interest Group Networking
Various NAPCRG Special interest groups meet over breakfast each day in the general session room where conference attendees can informally meet and discuss a highly relevant, shared topic of interest. 
 

Resident and Fellows Panels
The Resident and Fellow Panel sessions held at the Annual Meeting are designed to be an interactive and informal means to meet with prospective fellowship directors/program directors and learn practical tips about how to obtain your future career objectives.
 

Health and Wellness Activity
Join your colleagues for this wonderful way to unite the body, mind and spirit. Beginners encouraged to attend! Wear clothes that are easy to move in and bring a large towel. 
 

Dine Arounds
Whether you’re traveling alone, a first-time attendee, or just looking for a great meal at one of Chicago's great restaurants, dine around reservations will be offered for tables to seat 8 for dinner Monday, November 12. The reservations are filled on a seat-by-seat basis to offer automatic dinner plans, networking, and great food all in one. 
 

Happy Hour for Students, Residents, & Fellows
Held on November 10, this event is a great opportunity for students, residents, and fellows to network with each other and the leaders of NAPCRG in a relaxed, informal environment. 
 

Global Perspectives Reception
The International Committee invites attendees to a reception on November 10 to connect with colleagues from around the world while enjoying snacks and refreshments.
 

Evening Event
Around the corner from the Chicago Hilton, you'll enjoy a one-of-a-kind experience at an authentic Chicago blues club, Buddy Guy's Legends. Join us for live music and dancing and light fare! Admission and drink ticket is included with your registration, additional guest tickets are available for purchase during registration.