LMSA National Conference 2020

LMSA Midwest is proud to host the 15th Annual National Conference and 30th Annual Midwest Regional Conference on March 6-8, 2020 at Washington University in St. Louis

FOR ALL UPDATES AND REGISTRATION, PLEASE VISIT lmsa.me/2020NC.

Agenda

(To be released ASAP)

Dates

The Conference will begin the morning of Friday, March 6, 2020 with programming for medical students and especially for premedical undergraduate and high school students.

Conference programming will continue through March 7, 2020 and culminate in a stunning Closing Gala & Celebration, honoring our graduating fourth-year medical students. 

Elections for LMSA National Executive Committee officer positions will take place on March 7. LMSA Midwest Executive Board elections will occur on Sunday, March 8, 2020. As a result, we ask that Delegates from LMSA Midwest Local Chapters plan to stay through 12pm Central on 3/8.

Location

Unless otherwise noted in the Conference Agenda, all events will take place at the Washington University School of Medicine (WUSM) in the following buildings:

  • Farrell Learning & Teaching Center (FLTC)
    • 520 S Euclid Ave, St. Louis, MO 63110
  • Eric P. Newman Education Center (EPNEC)
    • 320 S Euclid Ave, St. Louis, MO 63110

Transportation

The Washington University School of Medicine campus is readily accessible by car, by air, and by public transportation. Please see here for more information.

With regards to air travel, attendees may fly into St. Louis Lambert International Airport (STL) and ride the city’s MetroLink Red Line to Central West End, the train station directly adjacent to the WUSM campus.

Stay tuned for information regarding airline discounts and other Conference-specific travel promotions.

Parking: TBD

Accommodations

A room block has been acquired for The Parkway Hotel, directly adjacent to the Conference site. Please use this link to reserve a room at the discounted rate of ()/night. Note: this link will NOT work on mobile devices. You may also call the hotel and place a reservation over the phone as follows:

  • Call 314-256-7777
  • Ask for Group #9491 or Latino Medical Student Assoc.

Attendees are welcome to arrange accommodations at other venues as they please.

Chapter Delegate Travel Reimbursements

LMSA Midwest will provide travel reimbursements to each active Midwest Local Chapter that has a delegate present during the Midwest Business Meeting on 3/8/20. Rates will resemble those employed during the 2019 House of Delegates Meeting (HOD) at the University of Iowa.

We encourage all attendees to request funds from their home institutions to attend this year’s Conference, as attendees will have access to medical school and residency exhibitors, research presentation forums, and networking opportunities with potential mentors in their desired field.

Research Presentations

Please visit lmsa.me/2020NC for more information.

Sponsors & Exhibitors

Information for sponsors & exhibitors can be found here.

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Questions? Reach out to conference.midwest@lmsa.net.

Hope to see you there!