2024 National Patient Conference, Tampa, FL
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2024 National Patient Conference, Tampa, FL

2024 National Patient Conference, Tampa, FL

By Nick Patrone
Event date: 4/28/2024 - 4/30/2024 Export event

Westin Tampa Waterside

Tampa, Florida

April 28-30, 2024


The annual MGFA National Patient Conference is the largest and most complete gathering of the MG Community. Every year, attendees include amazing and resilient MG patients, generous caregivers, and MG experts including researchers, clinicians, and medical professionals. The conference features MG research information and updates, informative discussions with patients and community members in the MG space, news about MG treatments and discoveries, and many exciting educational topics to help you and your family better manage your MG journey.


The MGFA National Patient Conference will take place April 28-30, 2024, at the beautiful Westin Tampa Waterside in Tampa, Florida.


We are excited to share that there is no registration fee for patients and caregivers! We hope this will help make the conference more accessible to the MG Community. We’re grateful to our generous partners for making this possible.


We also offer a virtual option for those who do not wish to or cannot travel. This year, the virtual attendees will gather in the MGFA Online Community. Watch sessions, ask questions, and chat with other virtual attendees. Make sure you are a member of the Online Community before the conference.


When you register, please choose either the in-person or virtual option, not both. Be sure to include names of all registered guests.



Registration and Fees


In Person – Early Bird
Register by February 28

In Person
Register by April 14

In Person
After April 14 / On Site Registration


Register by Wednesday, April 24

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Industry Partner






When registering for more than one person, please be sure to enter each person's name in the registration form.


Register for the conference


Event Agenda

Sunday, April 28

9:00 – 11:30 a.m. - Volunteer Workshop (by invitation only)

1:30 – 3:00 p.m. - MG 101

5:00 p.m. - Keynote and Welcome Dinner/MGFA Volunteer and Service Awards


Monday, April 29

8:30 a.m. - Attendee Breakfast

9:00 – 11:30 a.m. - Morning Sessions

11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. - Attendee Lunch

1:00 – 3:30 p.m. - Afternoon Sessions

6:30 p.m. - Community Celebration Dinner


Tuesday, April 30

8:30 – 9:30 a.m. - Attendee Breakfast

9:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. - Morning Sessions

12:00 – 1:30 p.m. - Attendee Lunch



All events take place at the Westin Tampa Waterside. This beautiful, modern hotel is located in the heart of Tampa, steps from restaurants and the waterfront. Walk or take a short water taxi ride to the Florida Aquarium, Tampa History Center, Channelside Bay Plaza, and the Tampa Riverwalk. A quick drive takes you to the Ybor City Historic District or downtown Tampa for dining and shopping.


Westin Tampa Waterside
725 S Harbour Island Blvd
Tampa, FL 33602
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Book your room with a special group rate: https://book.passkey.com/e/50698837.

Valet parking is available for a fee. Several garages are also available near the hotel.


To Do in Tampa

Learn more about what to do in the Tampa Bay Area while you’re in town, including mobility-friendly and accessible attractions and resources.



National Presenting Partners


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