2020 Pediatric Transplant Symposium

Friday, May 1, 2020

Texas Children’s Pavilion for Women | 4th Floor Conference Center | 6651 Main St. | Houston | 77030

Due to the current concerns with regards to the spread of COVID-19, we are cancelling the 2020 Pediatric Transplant Symposium on May 1, 2020.

About the Conference

Join Transplant Services at Texas Children’s Hospital for a day of educational discussions on pediatric transplantation.

Speakers will include experts in heart, kidney, liver and lung transplant; Texas Children’s physicians and surgeons; patient families; and other guest speakers.

The symposium is targeted to a wide array of medical professionals including physicians, advanced practice providers, nurses, transplant coordinators, case managers, and more.

Dress Code

Business casual or hospital attire

Agenda Topics 



Coming from Main Street? Look for TMC parking garage 21 signs.

Coming from Fannin? Look for TMC entrance 9/garage 21 signs for parking.

From the parking garage, take the elevator to the Fourth Floor and follow the directional signage.

Valet parking is also available at the main entrance at 6651 Main St.  Houston, Texas 77030.

Parking will NOT be validated.

Travel Information

There are two Houston airports options:

  • HOU- William P. Hobby Airport is 10 miles from the hotel (approx. 20 minute drive).
  • IAH- George Bush Intercontinental Airport is 20 miles from the hotel (approx. 30 minute drive).

Transportation options to the hotel: Uber, Lyft, Taxi from the airport.

Hotel Information

Marriott in the Medical Center at 6580 Fannin Street, Houston, TX 77030; Phone 713-796-0080

Intercontinental at the Medical Center at 6750 Main Street, Houston, TX 77030; Phone 713-422-2779

Accreditation Statements


Cancellation Policy

If you need to cancel your registration for this event, please email msnugent@texaschildrens.org.

Refunds for paid registrations will be given, less a $5 administrative fee, if you email Melissa Nugent before midnight on April 21, 2020.

No refunds will be given for cancellations made after Tuesday, April 21, 2020.

Contact Information

Clinical Educator for Transplant Services: Melissa Nugent, BCN, RN, CCTC

Please contact Melissa via email at msnugent@texaschildrens.org with conference related questions.