Read the letter from HBA President Andrea Wiley and full abstract submission instructions then submit your abstract for the 2016 meeting. You may also register for the meeting without abstract submission.
Dates: Wednesday-Thursday, April 13-14, 2016
Location: Marriott Marquis Hotel
Reservations: Make your reservations early (there is a March 22, 2016 (5:00 p.m. EDT) cut-off date). Reservations may be made at the hotel's direct AAPA link: https://resweb.passkey.com/go/AAPA2016 or by phone to the Marriott Marquis Hotel Group Reservations phone number: 866-469-5475
Cost: $179.00/night + 8% local and state taxes
Location: The Marriott Marquis is in downtown Atlanta, conveniently located near the Peachtree Center MARTA train stop on the North-South line which has direct service to and from Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport. The hotel is also easily accessible via interstates 20, 75 and 85. Greyhound Bus Station is close to the hotel while Amtrak is located a few miles north on Peachtree St. The Marriott is within walking distance of many restaurants and cafes as well as popular attractions like the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. National Historic Site, Centennial Olympic Park, World of Coca Cola, CNN Center, Margaret Mitchell Museum, High Museum of Art, Piedmont Park and the Atlanta Botanical Gardens. Other sites of interest outside of downtown include Zoo Atlanta, Fernbank Museum of Natural History, Atlanta BeltLine, Stone Mountain, and Etowah Indian Mounds.
Local Arrangements: Our Local Arrangements Chair is Dr. Susan Tanner at the University of Georgia (firstname.lastname@example.org). The HBA meeting is held concurrently with the American Association of Physical Anthropology (AAPA) April 12-16. See the AAPA Local Arrangements page for local maps, things to do, and more information. http://www.aapa2016atlanta.com
Program: If you have questions regarding the HBA 2016 scientific program, please contact Dr. Amanda Thompson, Program Chair (email@example.com).