Spring 2019 Meeting

“Houston, The Research Administrators Have Landed”

Location

Omni Houston Hotel
Four Riverway
Houston, Texas 77056

The 2019 Spring Meeting will be held in the newly renovated Omni Houston Hotel, which is conveniently located on the west side of Houston near the Galleria and Memorial Park. To reserve your room at our regional meeting rate of $159/night, please visit this website.

Dates

April 28 – May 1, 2019

Program Schedule

Detailed Program coming soon. Anticipated Schedule as follows.

Sunday, April 28

8:00 AM – 5:00 PM:        CRA Review Session (provided by RACC; separate registration and payment required)

5:00 – 8:00 PM:                 Welcome events, dinner, entertainment, and networking

8:00 – 11:00 PM:                Hospitality suite open

 

Monday, April 29

7:45 – 8:30 AM:                New member meet-up

8:30 AM – 5:00 PM:       Concurrent Sessions and Discussion Groups (includes lunch and keynote)

5:30 – 8:00 PM:                Evening entertainment and networking

8:00 – 11:00 PM:               Hospitality suite open

 

Tuesday, April 30

7:45 – 8:30 AM:                New member meet-up

8:30 AM – 5:00 PM:       Concurrent Sessions and Discussion Groups (includes lunch and regional business meeting)

5:30 – 7:00 PM:                Dinner groups, scavenger hunt, and networking

7:00 – 9:00 PM:                Movie screening

8:00 – 11:00 PM:              Hospitality suite open

Wednesday, May 1

8:30 AM – 4:30 PM:       Workshops and Lunch (additional registration and payment required)

Registration

Registration Now Open

Early Bird rates available through March 15. Register today!

Program Committee

  • Gillian Bautista, University of Houston
  • Niki Bertrand, Southwestern University
  • Mona Bisase, Houston Methodist
  • Cory Blackwell, Texas Tech University
  • Beth Cammarn, University of Texas Medical Branch
  • Greg Chu, University of Houston
  • Cory Davis, The University of Texas at Austin
  • Lizette Gonzales, Texas A&M University – Kingsville
  • Tribbie Grimm, Texas A&M University
  • Margie Harper, CHRISTUS Health
  • Anise Hawkins, The University of Texas at Austin
  • Susan Hurley, Sam Houston State University
  • Vanessa Lopez, The University of Texas at Austin
  • Diana Luna, Texas A&M University – Kingsville
  • Katie Plum, Angelo State University
  • Kate Solis, St. Mary’s University
  • Angela Wishon, Wishon Consulting

For more information on the meeting, check back here or email the Chair-Elect.