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2020 Annual Meeting

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ITNS Statement on Racial Inequality



The International Transplant Nurses Society (ITNS) strongly stands on the foundation of equality for all. Equality for every human being, regardless of race, economic status, gender, age, creed, or sexual orientation is at the core of who we are.

The recent events surrounding George Floyd’s tragic death has enhanced the spotlight on the issue of racial inequality, specifically with the African American community. As nurses, we believe that the conversation must continue towards concrete action to address racial disparities and to assure that social determinants of health are actively and intentionally addressed within the United States’ healthcare system.

To read more on ITNS' statement on racial inequality, click here.

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Exhibit Hours

20180928 190344Thursday, October 22

7 am 4:30 pm 
Exhibitor Setup/Registration
7 -9 pm  Opening Reception in Exhibit Hall

Friday, October 23

7-8 am Breakfast in Exhibit Hall
12:00-1:30 pm  Lunch in Exhibit Hall
3:10-3:40 pm Break in Exhibit Hall
3:45-6:00 pm Exhibitor Teardown

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Plan Your Trip

ITNS is excited to welcome you to Orlando, FL, USA for the Transplant Nursing Symposium. Find travel tips and things to do while you are here:

Symposium App

Ground Transportation
While You're in Orlando
Discounted Attraction Tickets
Symposium Promotion

Symposium App

More information coming soon!- Everyone should download the official Symposium app before arriving in Orlando. Click here to download the 2019 Symposium app. Or, scan the QR code. In an attempt to be green, the app will be your main source for all information at the symposium. We will have limited copies of the program guide available at the registration desk. Please consider printing a copy of the program guide and bringing it with you to the meeting.


DT exteriorboth 677x380 FitToBoxSmallDimension CenterDoubleTree by Hilton
5780 Major Boulevard
Orlando, FL 32819

Standard King/Double - $149 USD
Special Rate Cut-off Date: 15 October 2019

Hotel Main line: (407) 351-1000
Phone Reservations: 800-222-8733
Make a reservation online

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Orlando International Airport (MCO):
One Jeff Fuqua Blvd.
Orlando, FL 32827

Distance: 18 miles
Drive time: 20 minutes

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Ground Transportation

Estimated taxi fare from airport: $45 USD (one way)

Parking Information
On-site parking garage, fee: $23.00 USD
Valet parking: $29.00 USD
Please call the front desk of DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel for more information.

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While You're in Orlando

Orlando’s average high in November is 78°F and the low is 59°F. Meeting room temperatures tend to vary. Please bring a light sweater or jacket to all meetings.

For information on the nearby Art, Culture and History, visit https://www.visitorlando.com/en/things-to-do/arts-culture-and-history

For a list of nearby Attractions in Orlando, visit https://www.visitorlando.com/en/things-to-do/attractions

For information on the city of Orlando, visit https://www.visitorlando.com/en

WEB UniversalFor a list of restaurants in the city of Orlando, visit https://www.visitorlando.com/en/things-to-do/restaurants

Discounted Attraction Tickets

Visit Orlando invites you to take advantage of special discounted afternoon convention tickets to enjoy the parks after your meetings are done (subject to availability). Or you and your family may enjoy discounted full-day or multi-day theme park attraction tickets. Learn more and purchase.

Symposium Promotion

We need your voice to help promote the Transplant Nursing Symposium. Your comments and enthusiasm about the Symposium will help drive attendance at this year's meeting. Our resources make it easy for you to help us spread the word:

Template Approval Letter—If you need assistance in obtaining approval from the decision maker at your facility to attend the Symposium, use this customizable letter to submit your request!
Template Invitation Letter to your Colleagues—Send a personal letter to your colleagues inviting them to attend the Symposium!

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