2018 Annual Conference

Hyatt Regency Aurora-Denver Conference Center

13200 East 14th Place

Aurora, Colorado, USA, 80011

Join your PeDRA colleagues October 25-27, 2018 at the Hyatt Regency Aurora-Denver Conference Center  and be in the forefront of design and initiation of important studies that will advance the science of pediatric dermatology and ultimately, provide new solutions to our young patients.

More than 120 clinicians, researchers, government leaders and patient advocacy representatives will gather to discuss study ideas, hear updates on collaborative projects already launched, and learn about best practices in multicenter research and novel approaches in basic and translational research with multicenter applications.


Early Investigator Forum: Cultivating Collaboration through Communication

Plenary Sessions: Outcomes & data standards; Basic and Translational Research Forum; PeDRA project updates, and more!

Disease specific sessions on birthmarks, genetic skin disorders, inflammatory skin disease, neonatal skin, and skin tumors and reactions to cancer therapies

An inspirational keynote dinner presentation

One-on-one expert consultations


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A block of hotel rooms has been arranged at the Hyatt Regency Aurora-Denver Conference Center.  PeDRA will cover hotel accommodations for the nights of Thursday, October 25 and Friday, October 26 for attendees who share a room*.  If you wish to have a room of your own (no roommate), PeDRA will still arrange for your room at the Hyatt; however, PeDRA cannot cover the cost of the room.  Upon registration, participants are required to submit their lodging requests.  As the date of the conference approaches, participants will receive their final lodging details from Chezka Solon, the PeDRA Conference Manager.

IMPORTANT:  Please do not book a room with the hotel directly.

Transportation: The hotel does not offer a complimentary shuttle to/from the Denver International Airport.  Please refer to the hotel’s transportation page for public transit and other transportation options.

*This offer does not apply to our advocacy and industry partners; however, PeDRA will still arrange for your hotel room.  Do not book a room with the hotel directly.

Lodging requests can be completed at the time of registration. registration will open in Spring of 2018.

To view the full conference agenda and other meeting details, click on the links below:
Abstract Submission Guidelines
Meeting Policies


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