• Set Text Size  
       

Events

MGFA Events Finder & Calendar

MGFA events serve to bring all of us across the MG Community together – whether online or in person. We are proud to offer conferences, seminars, and wellness and research webinars as well as fundraising events such as our MG Walks. We hope you will use this handy MGFA Events Finder List & Calendar to see upcoming or past events, and search for events that mean the most to you.

 

To view upcoming events, scroll down to see the events list or use the calendar on this page and click/tap on colored circle dates. You can also search for an event by typing the event name in the search bar. To view past events, type the name of the event in the search bar or click/tap the left arrow in the calendar. If you have questions, feel free to contact Dova Levin at dlevin@myasthenia.org, or Genna Mvalo at gmvalo@myasthenia.org.

MGFA National Patient Conference 2023

MGFA National Patient Conference 2023

By Nick Patrone
Event date: 3/26/2023 - 3/28/2023 Export event

Save the Date!

2023 MGFA National Patient Conference: Join Us In Person

Sunday, March 26th – Tuesday, March 28th 2023

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, heartfelt and informative patient stories, updates on MG treatments and discoveries, and many exciting educational topics to help you and your family better manage your MG journey.

The conference will be held IN PERSON, starting on Sunday, March 26th for a special MGFA volunteers training in the morning, and then, the official conference will kick off Sunday afternoon. The event will resume on Monday, March 27th through Tuesday, March 28th 2023 when it will conclude in the afternoon. We will all meet in the historic, uniquely American city of New Orleans, Louisiana at the lovely Astor Crowne Plaza Hotel at 739 Canal Street near Bourbon Street.

If you have questions, please contact Dova Levin at dlevin@myasthenia.org or call us at 1-800-541-5454.

REGISTRATION INFORMATION

Early bird registration is open from November 1 - December 31, 2022.

Patients and caregivers who register together can use the promo code PATIENTCAREGIVER to receive a 25% discount.

Register Here

HOTEL INFORMATION:

To book a hotel room at the Astor Crowne Plaza where the event will be taking place, please use this link: https://book.passkey.com/e/50368695. This is a lower rate than you can get going directly to their website. If you have any problems, please let me know or call reservations directly and let them know you are with the Myasthenia Gravis Foundation of America event.

 

Hotel Reservation

 

This conference will be a hybrid event in 2023 and will be streamed live for those who are unable to attend in person. More information will be posted soon.

 

REFUND POLICY:

The deadline to request a refund is March 1, 2023. The fee for a refund is $50. You will be refunded the total amount minus the fee. No refund requests will be accepted after March 1, 2023. To request a refund, please email dlevin@myasthenia.org.

 

Following is a general run of show schedule. More detailed list of topics and speakers will be widely available after registration.

  • Sunday, March 26 – 

    • Support Group Leader/MG Friends workshop in the morning

    • Conference starting in the late afternoon

    • Welcome reception (award ceremony)

  • Monday, March 27 –

    • Full day of speakers / workshops or breakout sessions

    • Monday evening – social event          

  • Tuesday, March 28 –

    • Morning of speakers / workshops or breakout sessions

    • Lunch and farewell

Share this article

Print

A World Without MG

Donate Now