Registration & Hotel

Registration

Immerse yourself in a dynamic learning environment designed to empower kidney care practitioners with the latest advances, insights, and skills to elevate patient outcomes and shape the future of nephrology.

Long Beach,CA May 14–18, 2024

 

 

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In-Person Attendees

In-person event registration grants access to all live content at SCM24, and includes SCM On-Demand. Pre-conference courses and workshops are not included and require separate registration.

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SCM On-Demand

SCM On-Demand includes virtual access to recordings of all general sessions within 48 hours of the live presentation. SCM On-Demand content will be available through June 27, 2024. 

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NKF Membership

Did you know NKF members receive discounted registration to the annual Spring Clinical Meetings? Become an NKF member today to receive this benefit and many more. 

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General Meeting Registration Fees

Physicians, Pharmacists, Other Professional

Open – 3/1/2024

NKF Member: $500
Non-Member: $775

 

3/2/2024 – 6/26/2024

NKF Member: $550
Non-Member: $825

 

On-Demand Only

NKF Member: $500
Non-Member: $775

Advanced Practice Providers

Open – 3/1/2024

NKF Member: $400
Non-Member: $575

 

3/2/2024 – 6/26/2024

NKF Member: $450
Non-Member: $625

 

On-Demand Only

NKF Member: $400
Non-Member: $575

Nurses

Open – 3/1/2024

NKF Member: $400
Non-Member: $575 

 

3/2/2024 – 6/26/2024

NKF Member: $450
Non-Member: $625

 

On-Demand Only

NKF Member: $400
Non-Member: $575

Dietitians

Open – 3/1/2024

NKF Member: $400
Non-Member: $575

 

3/2/2024 – 6/26/2024

NKF Member: $450
Non-Member: $625

 

On-Demand Only

NKF Member: $400
Non-Member: $575

Social Workers

Open – 3/1/2024

NKF Member: $400
Non-Member: $575

 

3/2/2024 – 6/26/2024

NKF Member: $450
Non-Member: $625

 

On-Demand Only

NKF Member: $400
Non-Member: $575

Technicians

Open – 3/1/2024

NKF Member: $200
Non-Member: $300

 

3/2/2024 – 6/26/2024

NKF Member: $200
Non-Member: $300

 

On-Demand Only

NKF Member: $200
Non-Member: $300

Community Health Workers

Open – 3/1/2024

NKF Member: $50
Non-Member: $50

 

3/2/2024 – 6/26/2024

NKF Member: $50
Non-Member: $50

 

On-Demand Only

NKF Member: $50
Non-Member: $50

Fellows, Residents, Students

Open - 6/26/2024

Fellows: $225

Residents: $125
Students: $50

 

On-Demand Only

Fellows: $225

Residents: $50
Students: $50

Pre-Conference Course & Workshops

Full Day Pre-Con*

$250 - member
$300 - non member
$125 - fellows, residents, students

 

Half Day Pre-Con

$75 - member
$100 - non member
$50 - fellows, residents, students

 

Workshops

$50

 

*POCUS course requires additional fee

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After registering, don't forget to book your hotel!

The following offerings are available through the NKF hotel block:

 

NEWLY ADDED HOTELS 

  • Long Beach Marriott ($269*/night)
    Click here to book!
  • Holiday Inn Long Beach Airport ($179*/night); Deadline for booking: May 6; Shuttle Transportation Available

     Click here to book! 

 

  • Hotel Maya, a Doubletree by Hilton ($289*/night) SOLD OUT
  • Best Western Plus at the Convention Center ($239* Single Occupancy, $249 Double Occupancy) SOLD OUT
  • Courtyard Long Beach Downtown ($239*/nightSOLD OUT
  • Hyatt Regency Long Beach ($284*/night) SOLD OUT
  • Renaissance Long Beach ($261*/night) SOLD OUT
  • The Westin Long Beach ($269*/nightSOLD OUT

*Plus applicable taxes & fees

Parking

Discover convenient parking options with the Long Beach Convention and Entertainment Center (LBCEC) Parking Map, offering a detailed guide to potential garages throughout downtown Long Beach.

 

  • Overflow lots, indicated by red squares, have rates specific to each lot and are not managed by LBCEC.
  • Pine Avenue/Prom Garage, indicated by the blue circle, accessible from Pine Avenue and Bay Street, offering parking at a daily rate of $15.00 with no in/out privileges.
  • Terrace Garage, inidicated by the green circle, accessible from Ocean Blvd and Collins Way, offering a rate of $15.00 per day without in/out restrictions.

Lodging

Choose from a range of hotels to suit your needs, all conveniently located near the Long Beach Convention and Entertainment Center.

The deadline for reserving through the NKF hotel block is April 1, 2024.

 

  • Hotel Maya, a Doubletree by Hilton ($289*/night) 
    Click Here to Book!
    Shuttle Service Available to the Long Beach Convention Center
  • Best Western Plus at the Convention Center ($239* Single Occupancy, $249 Double Occupancy)
  • Courtyard Long Beach Downtown ($239*/nightSOLD OUT
  • Hyatt Regency Long Beach ($284*/night) SOLD OUT
  • Renaissance Long Beach ($261*/night) SOLD OUT
  • The Westin Long Beach ($269*/nightSOLD OUT

*Plus applicable taxes & fees

Travel Stipends

SCM24 Travel Stipends are available for select attendees, including professional members of NKF's Executive Councils and current residents. Learn more at the links below. The deadline to submit for an SCM24 Travel Stipend is December 31, 2023.

 

Dietitians, Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants, Social Workers & Technicians, apply here: 

 

Current medical students and residents, apply here: 

Lodging

Choose from a range of hotels to suit your needs, all conveniently located near the Long Beach Convention and Entertainment Center.

The deadline for reserving through the NKF hotel block is April 1, 2024.

 

Secure your room today for a hassle-free experience!

 

  • Hyatt Regency Long Beach ($284 Single/Double Occupancy)
  • Renaissance Long Beach ($261 Single/Double Occupancy)
  • The Westin Long Beach ($269 Single/Double Occupancy)
  • Courtyard Long Beach Downtown ($239 Single/Double Occupancy)
  • Best Western Plus at the Convention Center ($239 Single Occupancy, $249 Double Occupancy)

Registration FAQs

What is SCM On-Demand?

SCM On-Demand provides access to recordings of the majority of session content presented at SCM24 including general sessions and corporate symposia. SCM On-Demand videos become available 48 hours after the live presentation has occurred and will be available through June 27, 2024. Pre-conference courses and workshops are not included in SCM On-Demand.

 

Please note, the Spring Clinical Meetings are not live streamed in real time.

What is the difference between SCM In-Person and On-Demand registration?

SCM In-Person registration provides access to all live content presented at SCM24 and access to SCM On-Demand through June 27, 2024. June 27th is the last day to complete all pretests, posttests, and evaluations, and to claim credit in the SCM24 app or website.

 

SCM On-Demand registration includes virtual access to recordings of all general sessions within 48 hours of the live presentation. SCM On-Demand content will be available through June 27, 2024. In-Person event attendance, pre-conference courses, workshops, and networking events are not included in the SCM On-Demand registration option.

If I choose to attend the full conference in-person, will I also be granted access to the On-Demand sessions for later viewing?

Yes! By registering for the full in-person event, you will gain access to watch the recorded sessions at your convenience through the SCM mobile app or online.
 

In-person registrants may access the content after the meeting concludes by visiting https://cme.kidney.org/spa/courses/resource/2024-spring-clinical-meetings/event/home.

What are the on-site registration hours?

The SCM24 registration desk will be staffed during the timeframes below:

Monday, May 13 – 3:00pm – 8:00pm PT

Tuesday, May 14 – 6:30am – 7:30pm PT

Wednesday, May 15 – 5:30am – 6:00pm PT

Thursday, May 16 – 7:00am – 5:00pm PT

Friday, May 17 - 7:00am – 5:00pm PT

Saturday, May 18 – 7:00am – 11:00am PT (Information Only) 

Are any meals included with my in-person registration?

Yes! In-Person Registration includes:

  • 2 breakfasts
  • 1 lunch
  • 2 networking receptions

What is the cancellation policy?

Refund requests must be made in writing and postmarked before April 26, 2024, and are subject to a 10% administrative fee. Requests postmarked after April 26, 2024, will not be accepted. 

 

For all registration related questions please contact clinicalmeetings@kidney.org.

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