SRP Annual Meeting
Twenty First Annual Meeting of the Society for Research in Psychopathology
Thursday, October 04, 2007 through Sunday, October 07, 2007

INSTRUCTIONS FOR PRESENTERS: First, consult your acceptance notification for instructions about your presentation. General instruction follow:

For poster presentations, boards on which to place your poster will be 4 feet high and 6 feet wide. Push pins will be provided. On Thursday, posters may be hung beginning at 4:00 pm. On Sunday, posters may be hung at 8:00 am.

For oral paper presentations, presenters may load their presentations in the morning or during breaks as much ahead of time as they wish, but no later than 15-20 minutes in advance of the session. Speakers should arrive at the room in which their presentation will be given 15 minutes before their session begins in order to make final preparations and discuss how to most effectively transition between speakers. We will be provide both PCs and Macs connected to LCD projectors.

For symposium presentations, the same recommendations apply; however, please contact the symposium chair to discuss/confirm these details.

HOTEL INFORMATION: The Society for Research in Psychopathology
2007 Annual Meeting
The 2007 meeting will be held in the newly renovated Iowa Memorial House (IMU) on the campus of the University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA.

The primary conference hotel for lodging is:
Sheraton
210 S. Dubuque Street
Iowa City, IA 52240
800-848-1335; (319) 337-4058
http://www.starwoodhotels.com/sheraton/property/overview/index.html?propertyID=1282

Rooms have been reserved from Thursday, October 4, through Saturday, October 6, under the group name “Society for Research in Psychopathology.”
Reservations are required. Rooms must be guaranteed by credit card or cash to be held past 4:00 p.m. on the day of arrival. The full room rate will be charged if rooms are cancelled after 4:00 p.m.; cash deposits will be refunded if rooms are cancelled by 4 p.m.

Room Rate: $119/night (single/double)

Our block of rooms will be held until September 4, 2007.
Check-in time: 3:00 p.m. Check-out time: 12 noon

The Sheraton is a non-smoking facility except for 3rd floor rooms. Guests wishing to smoke should request a smoking room.

The Sheraton is located about a 10-15 walk from the Iowa Memorial Union.

A limited number of rooms (50) also are available at:
Iowa House Hotel
121 Iowa Memorial Union
N Madison & W Jefferson
University of Iowa
Iowa City, IA 52242
(319) 335-3513
http://www.iowahousehotel.com

It is our expectation that full members will stay at the Sheraton so that students can stay at the Iowa House.

Rooms have been reserved from Thursday, October 4, through Saturday, October 6, under the group name “SRP / Psychopathology.”
Reservations are required. Rooms must be guaranteed by credit card or cash to be held past 6:00 p.m. on the day of arrival. The full room rate will be charged if rooms are cancelled after 6:00 p.m.; cash deposits will be refunded if rooms are cancelled by 4 p.m.

Room Rate: $72/night (single/double)

Our block of rooms will be held until September 2, 2007.
Check-in time: 3:00 p.m. Check-out time: 12 noon

Free parking is available in the IMU Parking Ramp or the North Parking Ramp. Guests are responsible for charges/ tickets for non-ramp, metered parking slots.

Smoking is not permitted in the Iowa House Hotel. Violators will be charged $100 cleaning fee plus any lost revenue from guest complaints.


DIRECTIONS / TRAVEL INFO: The University of Iowa is located in Iowa City, IA. It is easily reachable by car or bus, and is served by three airports.

A campus map can be found at:
http://www.uiowa.edu/%7Emaps/regional/main.htm

By Car:

Iowa City is about 2 hours east of Des Moines and 3-4 hours west of Chicago just off of Interstate 80.

Online maps of the Iowa City/Coralville area can be found at:
http://www.uiowa.edu/%7Emaps/regional/city.htm
http://www.iowacitycoralville.org/images/pic_2007_ICCMap_large.jpg

By Bus:

Iowa City is served by Burlington Trailways and Greyhound.
Greyhound: www.greyhound.com 1-800-231-2222
Trailways: www.burlingtontrailways.com 800-992-4618; 319-753-2864
Iowa City bus depot: 319-337-2127 (student discounts available)



FLIGHT INFORMATION: There are three central airports that can be used to reach Iowa City. The Eastern Iowa Airport is the closest and is recommended, but often flights can be found to one of the other airports that are sufficiently cheaper to offset the extra cost of travel between Iowa City and the airport.

The Eastern Iowa Airport (CID)

About 25 minutes from Iowa City. It is served by shuttle services, taxicabs, and car rental agencies (listed below) to/from Iowa City

Shuttle Services (reservations required):
Airport Shuttle Service: www.crshuttle.com 800-725-8460; 319-365-0655
Cost: $31 / 57 one-way / roundtrip; $5 each way for each additional person
Airport Express: www.limosbyexpress.com 800-383-2219; 319-626-5466
Roundtrip cost: $55 (cash, shared) to $132 (cash, exclusive)

Taxi (reservations recommended):
Century Taxi: 319-365-0505
cost: approx $50 (single)
Yellow Cab Inc.: 319-365-1444
cost: approx $45 (single)

Car Rental Agencies:
Avis: www.avis.com 1-800-331-1212; 319-366-6418
Hertz: www.hertz.com 1-800-654-3131; 319-365-9408
National: www.nationalcar.com 1-800-328-0249
Enterprise: www.enterprise.com 319-366-5522

The Quad City International Airport (MLI)

About 1.25 hours from Iowa City.

Taxi/Shuttle (reservations recommended):
ACT II Transportation, Inc.: http://actiitransportation.com 800-769-8891; 309-799-8891
Airport Express: http://www.limosbyexpress.com 800-383-2219; 319-626-5466
Shuttle Express/ Taxicab Express Inc.: 319-750-9906
Lucky Cab: 563-322-5655
Max’s Cab: 563-324-9000
QC Chauffeurs: 877-722-4800
Top Hat: 563-332-6651

Car Rental Agencies:
Avis: www.avis.com 309-762-3605
Budget: www.budget.com 309-762-7730
Enterprise: www.enterprise.com 309-764-9611
Hertz: www.hertz.com 309-762-9429
National/Alamo: www.nationalcar.com/www.alamo.com 309-764-4696

The Des Moines International Airport (DSM)

About 2 hours from Iowa City.

Car Rental Agencies:
Avis: www.avis.com 515-256-5623
Budget: www.budget.com 515-287-2612
Enterprise: www.enterprise.com 515-256-5655
Hertz: www.hertz.com 515-285-9650
National: www.nationalcar.com 515-256-5353
Thrifty: www.thrifty.com 515-285-4004
Alamo: www.alamo.com 515-256-5353
Dollar: www.dollar.com 515-273-6100

Bus services:
Greyhound: www.greyhound.com 515-243-1773
Trailways: www.burlingtontrailways.com 515-288-9459

Taxi/Shuttle (reservations recommended):
Albee's Old Market Limo Co.: 515-727-4868
C & C Limo Services (Pella, IA): 515-780-7452
Gene's Transportation Svc.: 515-249-1127
Hotel Fort Des Moines Limo Svc.: 515-243-1161
Majestic Limo Svc. LLC: 515-986-0305
Out of Town Charter Svcs.: 515-266-4469
Party Shuttles: 515-202-7035
Smithson Limousine Service: 515-285-6346
Trans-Iowa LLC: 515-263-0122
Unique Courtesy Svcs.(Norwalk, IA): 515-240-4563







EXTEND THE LIFE OF YOUR POSTER:
The Society for Research in Psychopathology, in cooperation with Faculty of 1000 (http://f1000.com/), invites poster presenters at this meeting to deposit their poster(s) into the new open access poster repository, F1000 Posters (http://posters.f1000.com/) to enable those who could not make the meeting to see your novel work. To deposit your poster, simply go to http://posters.f1000.com/deposit and upload your poster file. In addition, F1000's expert Faculty of 10,000 members will view these submissions to identify those they wish to select for positive evaluation in the award winning F1000 service.