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11th Annual Midwest Conference on Problem Gambling and Substance Abuse

"Prevention, Treatment, and Recovery in an Era of Change"

June 25-27, 2014

Hilton Kansas City Airport, 8801 N.W. 112th St., Kansas City, Mo. 64153

Conference Registration - Click here to register online.

Exhibitors and Sponsors - Click here to download the exhibitor and sponsor packet.

Hotel Reservations - Click here to reserve your room.

More 2014 Midwest Conference on Problem Gambling and Substance Abuse information will be coming soon. Please check back often.

Contact - Conference questions should be directed to Nicholas Foss at (319) 759-6708, or ndfoss@addsiowa.org. Thank you!

The Midwest Consortium on Problem Gambling and Substance Abuse (MCPGSA) is pleased to announce a scholarship opportunity for a new professional in the field of disordered gambling – the Joanna Franklin Scholarship. The Joanna Franklin Scholarship recipient will be awarded to one professional who is just entering the field of disordered gambling or who has been in this field for less than two years. The scholarship will be awarded to the applicant who exhibits commitment, service and potential success in the field of disordered gambling. The scholarship will support attendance at the 11th Annual Midwest Conference on Problem Gambling and Substance Abuse, June 25-27, 2014, in Kansas City.

Note: The Joanna Franklin Scholarship includes one conference registration (a $250 value) and two nights of lodging (a $300 value) at the conference hotel, the Hilton Kansas City Airport, 8801 NW 112th St., in Kansas City, Mo. The scholarship recipient will be responsible for travel-related expenses, any meals not offered at the conference and registration fees for the optional ethics training.

Scholarship Application - Click here to download the application.

Letter of Recommendation - Click here to download the letter of recommendation.

Hotel Information:

The conference will be held at the Hilton Kansas City Airport. Unfortunately, the hotel had a limited amount of sleeping rooms available for the evening of Tuesday, June 24, 2014. There are plenty of rooms available for Wednesday and Thursday evenings, June 25 and 26, 2014.

If you must have lodging on Tuesday evening, below is a list of possible hotel options in the same area as the conference hotel.

Best Western Plus Kansas City Airport816-891-9111
Embassy Suites Kansas City International Airport 816-891-7788
Hyatt Place Kansas City Airport 816-891-0871
Comfort Inn 816-858-5430
Four Points by Sheraton Kansas City Airport 816-464-2345
Kansas City Airport Marriott 816-464-2000
Fairfield Inn and Suites Kansas City Airport 855-901-0002
Holiday Inn Kansas City Airport 816-801-8400
Hampton Inn Kansas City Airport 816-464-5454

If you have any questions or need any additional information, please feel free to contact Jamie Schieber, Custom Meeting Planners at 573-445-2965 or by email at Jamie@custommeetingplanners.com.

To access details and applications you will need to download Adobe Acrobat Reader available for free at Adobe's Web site.

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