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Infectious diseases and the law

O'Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law

The Summer Program will bring together leading practitioners, policymakers, advocates, and academics in global health to explore the role and implications of law in the global response to infectious diseases. Interactive lectures, panels, and case studies will examine legal powers, duties, and constraints relevant to infectious diseases.

Program Fees

Program fees for the O'Neill Supper Program include costs associated with the course materials as well as daily lunch and a welcome reception. Participants are responsible for all other expenses (i.e. housing, meals, transportation, travel, etc.).

Apply by March 31, 2015 to receive the early registration discount.

Before March 31st:

$1,250

Low-middle income countries, students, NGOs, and not-for-profit organizations

$1,750

High-income countries, tenure professors, and private sector organizations

After March 31st:

$1,750

Low-middle income countries, students, NGOs, and not-for-profit organizations

$2,250

High-income countries, tenure professors, and private sector organizations

[World Bank Classifications of Low-, Middle-, and High-Income Countries: http://data.worldbank.org/about/country-classifications]

International Participants: Visa Information

Please note that it is the participant's responsibility to apply for a visa if necessary.

Travel & Housing

Participants are responsible for arranging their own travel and housing.

A short list of area hotels can be found below. Please contact them directly for rates and availability.

The Liaison Hotel: (202) 638-1616

Hyatt Regency Washington: (202) 737-1234

Hotel George: (202) 347-4200

Other area hotels include:

Marriott Marquis Washington, DC | 901 Massachusetts Ave NW

Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Washington, DC/Downtown | 500 H St NW

Hampton Inn Washington-Downtown-Convention Center | 901 6th St NW

Hotel Monaco Washington, DC | 700 F Street NW

Four Points by Sheraton Washington DC Downtown | 1201 K St NW

Embassy Suites Washington Convention Center | 900 10th St NW

Comfort Inn Convention Center/Downtown | 1201 13th St NW

Georgetown Law is located by Capitol Hill and is accessible on the Red Line by the Union Station Metro stop. See http://www.wmata.com for more information.

Certificate of Attendance

Participants will receive a Certificate of Attendance from Georgetown University Law Center upon completion of the Summer Program.

Cancellation Policy

Please note that registration cancellations and requests for refunds must be received in writing to oneillsummer@law.georgetown.edu by Monday, June 15, 2015. All refund requests will be charged a $100 administrative handling fee and will be processed after the conference. There will be no refunds after June 15, 2015.

Contact

For more information, please email us at Oneillsummer@law.georgetown.edu.

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