National Rural Institute on Alcohol and Drug Abuse

Training for Addiction Prevention, Treatment and Recovery Professionals
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Sunday, June 23 - Thursday, June 27, 2019

University of Wisconsin-Stout
Menomonie, Wisconsin

This unique rural alcohol and drug abuse conference provides participants the opportunity to personally interact with other rural alcohol and drug abuse professionals, federal agency representatives and nationally known Institute faculty and resource individuals while accessing the latest in evidence-based practices for the improvement of rural services. Key resource professionals from throughout the U.S. will present intensive study tracks and special topics on current, innovative and emerging topics.

Mark your calendars and plan to join us for the 35th National Rural Institute on Alcohol and Drug Abuse!

Institute Registration Rates and Fees

Fee Type Rate Details Scholarship Eligible?
General Attendee Standard Rate $575 On Campus Lodging and Meals Yes
General Attendee- Meals Only Rate $495 Meals Only, No Campus Lodging Yes

 

The registration fee is all-inclusive of:

  • On-campus lodging, double occupancy (single occupancy rooms available for additional fee)
  • On-campus meals : 4 Breakfast, 3 Lunch, 4 Dinner
  • Breaks, reception and scheduled social activities
  • All session instruction (excluding preconference sessions)
  • All scheduled conference activities
  • CEU's for all activities with verified attendance.
  • Note: Reduced rates available if opting to stay off-campus

CEU's approved by the Wisconsin Association for Marriage and Family Therapy (2018 application approved)

At-A-Glance Program Schedule

Sunday

PRECONFERENCE ACTIVITIES

8:00 am - 9:00 am Preconference Check-In (Memorial Student Center Concourse)
9:00 am - 3:00 pm Preconference Session (lunch included), Eligible for .5 CEU, additional fees apply
   

Sunday Continued

CONFERENCE BEGINS

Begins 2:00 pm General Conference and Residence Hall Check-in
5:15 pm - 6:15 pm Dinner, Memorial Student Center Terrace Lounge/Fireside Cafe
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm WELCOME, OPENING PLENARY SESSION and RECEPTION: Memorial Student Center, Great Hall (.2 CEU), Reception immediately following keynote

Monday

 
7:15 am - 8:15 am Breakfast, Location: Memorial Student Center Terrace Lounge/Fireside Cafe
8:30 am - 10:00 am Monday Plenary Session, Memorial Student Center, Great Hall, (.15 CEU)
10:00 am - 10:30 am Exhibitor & Networking Break, MSC Great Hall
10:30 am - 12:00 pm Institute Tracks begin Monday (.15 CEU)
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Lunch, Location: Memorial Student Center Terrace Lounge/Fireside Cafe
1:15 pm - 3:15 pm Institute Tracks continued (.2 CEU)
3:15 pm - 3:45 pm Exhibitors & Networking Break
3:45 pm - 5:15 pm Institute Tracks continued (.15 CEU)
5:15 pm - 6:30 pm Dinner, Location: Memorial Student Center Terrace Lounge/Fireside Cafe
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm NRADAN, Inc. Board Meeting, Location: Memorial Student Center Terrace Lounge/Fireside Cafe
  Evening Optional Activities
  None Scheduled

Tuesday

 
7:15 am - 8:15 am Breakfast, Location: Memorial Student Center Terrace Lounge/Fireside Cafe
8:30 am - 10:00 am Tuesday Plenary, Memorial Student Center, Great Hall, (.15 CEU)
10:00 am - 10:30 am Exhibitor & Networking Break
10:30 am - 12:00 pm Institute Tracks continued (.15 CEU)
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm Harold E. Hughes Awards of Excellence Luncheon, Memorial Student Center, Great Hall (.1 CEU)
1:45 pm - 3:15 pm Institute Tracks continued (.15 CEU)
3:15 pm - 3:45 pm Exhibitor & Networking Break
3:45 pm - 5:15 pm Special Topics and Series (.15 CEU)
5:15 pm - 6:15 pm Dinner, Location: Memorial Student Center Terrace Lounge/Fireside Cafe
  Evening Optional Activities
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm Softball @ UW-Stout Field

Wednesday

 
7:15 am - 8:15 am Breakfast, Location: Memorial Student Center Terrace Lounge/Fireside Cafe
8:30 am - 10:00 am Wednesday Plenary, Memorial Student Center, Great Hall (.15 CEU)
10:00 am - 10:30 am Exhibitor & Networking Break
10:30 am - 12:00 pm Institute Tracks Wednesday (.15 CEU)
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Lunch, Location: Memorial Student Center Terrace Lounge/Fireside Cafe
1:15 pm - 3:15 pm Institute Tracks end (.2 CEU)
3:15 pm - 3:45 pm Exhibitor & Networking Break
3:45 pm - 5:15 pm Special Topics and Series (.15 CEU)
5:15 pm - 6:30 pm Dinner, Location: Memorial Student Center Terrace Lounge/Fireside Cafe
  Evening Optional Activity
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm Variety/Talent Show/Sing-A-Long/Dance, Location, Huffs Lounge

Thursday

 
7:15 am - 8:15 am Breakfast, Location: Memorial Student Center Terrace Lounge/Fireside Cafe
8:30 am - 10:00 am Special Topics and Series (.15 CEU)
10:00 am - 10:30 am Exhibitor & Networking Break
10:30 am - 12:00 pm Thursday Plenary & Closing Remarks, Memorial Student Center, Great Hall (.15 CEU)
12:00 pm Conference Ends
Additional Fees and Rates

NOTE: Discounts and scholarship awards do NOT apply to these items:

Preconference Sessions

 

 
5 hour Session $65 includes .5 CEU, and lunch

Lodging

 

If available, priority given to full conference participants; rates subject to change.

Single Room Supplement

 $50

Sunday through Wednesday nights
Single occupancy room $30 Rate per night, Saturday (early arrival) through Thursday (later departure) 

Daily Meals

 

Individual meals (cafeteria, except where noted) can also be purchased on site at higher daily cash rate; rates subject to change.

Sunday $8.45 dinner only
Monday $21.20 breakfast, lunch, dinner
Tuesday $28.50 breakfast, awards luncheon ticket, dinner
Wednesday $21.20 breakfast, lunch, dinner
Thursday $5.05 breakfast only

 

Group and Student Rates

FeeType

Rate

Details

Scholarship Eligible?

Group Discounted Rates:

 

Applies only to individuals paid by the same organization and must be on the same order, no early or additional discount apply

 
Group Rate, 2 or more $488.75 (15% off) On Campus Lodging and Meals - discount code required. No

Student Discounted Rates

 

Discounted rates apply to full time students. No early or additional discounts apply

 
Student Attendee Standard Rate $325 On Campus Lodging and Meals Yes
Student Attendee Meals Only Rate $225 Meals Only, No Campus Lodging Yes
Daily Rates

Day

Rate

Details, Includes meals and activities occurring within that day only.

Scholarship Eligible?

Sunday $100 includes dinner and opening reception No
Monday $175 includes breakfast, lunch, dinner, breaks No
Tuesday $195 includes breakfast, awards luncheon, dinner, breaks No
Wednesday $175 includes breakfast, lunch, dinner, breaks No
Thursday $100 includes breakfast, breaks No
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