PPMD's 2017 Every Single [One] Tour: Iowa City, IA - University of Iowa

PPMD - End Duchenne

In an effort to reach every single family facing a Duchenne diagnosis in the U.S., PPMD has launched a multi-year community experience called the Every Single [One] Tour. Combining each of the pillars that make up PPMD’s mission – To End Duchenne – the Every Single [One] Tour brings updates on research, advocacy, and care to cities across the country.

FREE Meeting for the Duchenne Community

On Saturday, April 1st, the PPMD team and a roster of special guests will host a FREE day-long meeting at the University of Iowa packed with important information families, professionals, and support networks need to know.

  • Date & Time: Saturday, April 1, 2017 (8 AM - 6 PM)
  • Location: University of Iowa, Center for Disabilities and Development, 330 Hawkins Drive, Iowa City, IA 52242
  • Cost: FREE for Duchenne/Becker community – families, professionals, and support networks
  • Agenda: Download draft agenda (PDF)
  • Registration Deadline: March 27, 2017 or until capacity is reached

Kid's Room

There will be a supervised Kid’s Room with entertainment and crafts throughout the day. Please register your child for Kid’s Room if you plan to bring them with you!

For Professionals Seeking Credit Hours: Addressing Life Long Care Needs in Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy

PPMD will also offer a session for Professionals seeking credit hours on Saturday, April 1st. You must be PRE-REGISTERED to be guaranteed handouts. All attendees will receive a Certificate of Attendance.

  • Date & Time: Saturday, April 1, 2017 (8 AM - 6 PM)
  • Location: University of Iowa, Center for Disabilities and Development, 330 Hawkins Drive, Iowa City, IA 52242
  • Cost: $100
  • Nursing Credit: 9.3 contact hours [0.93 CEUs] will be granted by University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics Department of Nursing (IBN Approved Provider #34). Participants must attend each session in its entirety to receive full credit; partial credits will not be awarded. 1 CEU = 10 contact hoursQuestions concerning nursing credits should be directed to the Nursing Clinical Education Center at 319-356-1238.University of Iowa Children’s Hospital is an approved provider of continuing education set forth by the APTA. 
  • Agenda: Download draft agenda (PDF)
  • Registration Deadline: March 27, 2017 or until capacity is reached. No refunds after this date.

Register to Attend

Note: The deadline to register is March 27th or until capacity is reached.

Register for Free Meeting

Register for Credits

 

Hotel Accommodations 

The Unversity of Iowa has provided a Guide of Nearby Hotels (download).