Welcome to the web site for the NATA 64th Annual Meeting and Clinical Symposia.
All convention events are taking place at Mandalay Bay South Convention Center.
2013 Keynote Speaker: Merril Hoge
NATA is proud to announce that Merril Hoge will deliver the Johnson & Johnson Keynote Address on June 26 in Las Vegas!
Hoge, former Pittsburgh Steeler and current ESPN analyst, will speak about the concussions that forced him to retire from football and his inspiring battle with cancer. He’ll also speak about the idea of common versus uncommon behavior and how it can set a person apart.
Lunch and Learn with Special Guest Apolo Anton Ohno
Raising awareness on exercise-induced bronchospasm.
Tuesday, June 25 1-1:30pm
Mandalay Bay South Seas F
This event is free for all convention attendees. Bring your own lunch and be sure to arrive early to get the best seat! Hear from Apolo Ohno and his experiences with Exercise-Induced Bronchospasm (EIB) and how he controlled the symptoms to achieve success both on and off the rink. With proper diagnosis and the right treatment, you too can prevent EIB symptoms.
Opening Day Reception
Club NATA 2013
Tuesday, June 25 7:15pm – 9:15pm
Mandalay Bay South Convention Center – Bayside C – Level 1
Ready for a welcome event unlike any other? Get ready to dance and sing as Club NATA presents the Spazmatics in concert! The self-proclaimed “super nerds that rock” will perform your favorite 80’s hits with all the awesome sounds, styles, and way-cool dance steps of the decade! The Spazmatics deliver a night of pure energy so come ready to scream and shout and let it all out! Rumor has it Elvis (and a few other celebrities you might recognize) love the Spazmatics, so be ready to capture the moment… before he leaves the building! Cash bars only. Registered guests welcome.
Not a party animal? We’ll have an area away from the chaos so you can relax and catch up with colleagues.