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2019 Annual Meeting

Save the Date!

The CARRA 2019 Annual Scientific Meeting will be held at the Marriott Louisville Downtown from April 10 - 14, 2019. We hope to see you there!


Hotel & Transportation Information


Marriott Louisville Downtown
280 W. Jefferson Street
Louisville, KY 40202
Phone: 502-627-5045

Reservations Deadline: Monday, March 11, 2019

View the full hotel and transportation information here.


Shark Tank Award

Applications Due: February 25, 2019

The application site will be opening soon.

The purpose of this award is to give CARRA members a unique opportunity to compete for funds to support research that furthers the CARRA mission in front of a live audience at the CARRA Annual Meeting.  Eligible CARRA members can apply for up to $35,000 in funding. New or early investigators are encouraged to apply and will be afforded special consideration. Complete applications are due on Monday, February 25, 2019.  Finalists will be selected to compete in a live one-hour session at the CARRA 2019 Annual Meeting, taking place from April 10-14, 2019, in Louisville, Kentucky. Finalists will present their project to a panel of “Sharks” who will select, with audience input, one proposal to fund. This award is made possible through the generous support of the Arthritis Foundation.


Travel Reimbursement

Please review the full Travel Reimbursement Policy for CARRA Members here.


 CARRA is grateful to the following organizations for their generous support of the 2019 Scientific Meeting