CHICAGO, Oct. 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Over 10,000 pediatricians and other health care professionals are expected to attend the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) 2008 National Conference and Exhibition (NCE) at the Hynes Convention Center in Boston.
Special Presentation: SONGS OF LOVE
Sunday, October 12, 11:50 a.m.-12:10 p.m.
The ABC Ballroom at the Hynes Convention Center in Boston will temporarily transform into a huge recording studio as over 2,500 pediatricians get to record a "Song of Love" for 12-year-old Cerebral Palsy patient Matthew Bastianelli. Matthew is being treated at the Tufts Medical Center in Boston.
All media personnel are required to register at the AAP's Press Room on-site before being admitted to meeting sessions. If you have registered in advance, you are still required to visit the Press Room to pick up your press badge. Press badges allow admission to all news briefings, plenary sessions and seminars and must be worn at all times. Video crews must be accompanied at all times by an AAP Press Room staff member when shooting inside the convention center or at one of the affiliate hotels.
Located in Room 308 with interview space, modem lines, printers, telephone and fax services available for media representatives. Two computers will be available for limited use.
The Press Room hours (ET) are:
Friday, Oct. 10 Noon - 5:00 p.m.
Saturday, Oct. 11 7:45 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Sunday, Oct. 12 7:45 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Monday, Oct. 13 7:45 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday, Oct. 14 7:45 a.m. - Noon
Copies of the conference program will be available in the Press Room or
by calling the AAP Department of Communications (see phone numbers below).
You can also access the meeting program and all relevant meeting
information through the AAP interactive meeting Web site at
|SOURCE American Academy of Pediatrics|
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved