The NAME Annual Conference is a national forum for professionals working in education and/or health care and related fields. The conference provides a unique opportunity to network with colleagues and similar professionals in the field of School Based Health at the Local, State and Federal levels.
Our national conference provides an opportunity for professional development with the latest information in research, experience and best practices for Medicaid in Education. When attending our conferences you will hear presentations on topics in areas such as:
17th Annual NAME Conference
October 2 - 4, 2019
Hyatt Regency Hotel, Albuquerque, New Mexico
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Make your hotel reservations now for the 2019 NAME 17th Annual Conference
Hyatt Regency Albuquerque Hotel
330 Tijeras Avenue NW
Albuquerque, NM 87102
A block of rooms have been reserved for this group at a reduced rate of $149.00 per night plus 13.5% hotel tax (Total of $169.12 per night including tax).
This room rate is only guaranteed until 09/17/2019.
Please note that the NAME Annual Conference is immediately before the 2019 Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta and hotel rooms in Albuquerque will book quickly closer to the Conference.
To book your hotel room and receive the special discounted NAME Conference rate, click on the link provided below:
If you require assistance making your reservation, you can contact the Hyatt Regency at the following numbers: 1-888-421-1442 (toll free) or 1-402-592-6464 (non-toll free).
Daily hotel parking rates are $6.00 per day for self-parking. Valet parking is also available.
The closest airport is the Albuquerque International Airport (ABQ). The hotel does not provide shuttle service. Lyft/Uber service is approximately $15-$20.
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NAME is seeking proposals from individuals, teams or panels to present nugget and/or breakout sessions at the 2019 conference.
NAME is seeking proposals that include but are not limited to the following areas:
The typical NAME audience includes professionals who work in fields related to Medicaid reimbursement to schools; special educators, health care clinicians/providers, Medicaid policy specialists, education administrators, state and local government policymakers, Medicaid coordinators in school districts, Medicaid billing and consulting vendors and others.
Past Conference Attendance:
How to Submit a Presentation Proposal
Selected presenters must register and pay to attend the conference and will be responsible for their own travel expenses. The lead presenter of selected presentations will receive a $50 discount to the conference registration fee, unless he/she defers the discount to another presentation team member. Preference will be given to teams with a member who is a current NAME voting member, however all are encouraged to apply. Individual presenters must be employed by a local education agency, state Medicaid agency or state education agency to be considered for approval. Presentation teams must include at least one local education agency, state Medicaid agency or state education agency employee.