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AMCHP March Board Meeting
The next AMCHP Board Meeting will be held during our Annual Conference on Saturday, March 6 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (EDT) and on Wednesday, March 10 from 8 a.m. to Noon (EDT). Additional information will be provided in the coming weeks. Board members who will be attending should RSVP to Nora Lam or call  (202) 775-0436. 

AMCHP Business Meeting
All members, partners and staff are invited to attend a Business Meeting on Tuesday, March 9 from 8 to 9:15 a.m. (EDT) during our Annual Conference.  

Vote for your AMCHP Board of Directors
The 2010 election for AMCHP’s open Board positions is now open. All AMCHP delegates whose programs have paid dues for the 2009-2010 membership year are eligible to vote. For information on the candidates, please visit, Delegates and family delegates that do not vote electronically may vote in-person at the 2010 Annual Conference. If you have any questions, please contact Rachel Arculin or call (202) 266-3051. 

Wondering how to get to the Gaylord National Hotel from your point of arrival in Washington? 
Click here for comprehensive information about the hotel and how to get there. 

Gaylord National Hotel & Convention Center Room Availability Update
At the present time, there are no rooms available at the Gaylord National Hotel or in any of the other hotels in National Harbor for March 5 and 6. AMCHP has arranged an overflow hotel in Old Town Alexandria at the Hotel Monaco Alexandria (480 King Street, Alexandria, VA 22314), which is three blocks from the Alexandria Marina where the water taxi to the Gaylord National Hotel picks up/drops off. Click here for more information on the water taxis. The rate at the Hotel Monaco is $179 a night for a single or double room. 

To make a reservation at the Hotel Monaco Alexandria, call 800-368-5047 and reference the “AMCHP OVERFLOW” block. To be placed on the waiting list for rooms at Gaylord, contact Jennifer Leo at Jennifer will maintain a list of conference attendees with reservations at the Hotel Monaco Alexandria and will contact those attendees if rooms become available at the National Gaylord Hotel. Thank you for your patience and cooperation! 

Don’t Miss the Job Fair at this Year’s Conference
If you have a position to fill or are considering a career move, visit AMCHP’s Job Fair! To post or apply for a job, inquire at the registration desk. Position descriptions will be compiled and interviews will be scheduled. Take this opportunity to meet qualified candidates to join your team or to explore your career development opportunities – come to the conference prepared with your job postings and CVs. 

Regional Baskets… An AMCHP Tradition

Once again at AMCHP 2010, baskets representing Regions I through X will be raffled off during events throughout the conference. Don’t forget to bring a treat to add to your region’s basket!  Donations can be delivered to the registration desk until 10:00 am on Monday. Raffle tickets will be included in your registration packet.  Regardless of when you arrive, just fill it out and drop it in the raffle box at the AMCHP exhibit table. Thank you for sharing your home with us! 

What's New at this Year's Annual Conference?

  • Trainings, workshops and roundtable session start Saturday, March 6
  • Mini-Walk for Babies with March of Dimes on Monday, March 8
  • All attendee Capitol Hill reception to convene on Tuesday, March 9
  • Professional coaching sessions available on Monday and Tuesday, March 8-9

Register Now for AMCHP's Annual Conference!
Register today online to attend AMCHP’s Annual Conference to convene on March 6-10, 2010, in Washington, DC. If you have any questions, please contact Registration Manager Lynn Parrazzo,, or call AMCHP’s Conference Department at (703) 964-1240.