225 Shorecrest Drive, Altamonte Springs,Florida, 32701, USA

Enjoy this beautiful property just 8 miles north of Orlando, in Altamonte Springs located on picturesque Crane's Roost Lake.  All rooms are suites. You'll enjoy walking down the boardwalk to see all that Uptown Altamonte has to offer for dining and shopping.

Room reservations are available through this online registration link:

http://embassysuites.hilton.com/en/es/groups/personalized/M/MCOSPES-ALA-20180823/index.jhtml

 

The reserved room rate is $131/night plus tax.  This special rate is made available to our attendees from August 20-August 27.

All rooms include:

  • Complimentary made-to-order breakfast

  • Two hour evening reception nightly

  • Complimentary Wi-Fi

  • Complimentary scheduled shuttle service within 3 mile radius

Note: the hotels 48 hour cancellation policy applies for all guest reservations.  

The reservation cutoff date for this special rate is: 12am/MIDNIGHT on 8/1/2018

Hotel contact is Dorie Bonaventura (407) 571-3432.

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Amandla Shabaka-Haynes

Dr. Amandla Shabaka-Haynes, M.D. is a native of Tallahassee, Florida. She received her B.S. in Biology/Pre-medicine at Xavier University of Louisiana and completed her medical training at the Latin American School of Medicine. She currently serves as Program Manager for pediatric and perinatal behavioral health programs at the Florida State University College of Medicine Center for Behavioral Health Integration. Dr. Haynes has previously served as board member for Capital Area Healthy Start Coalition; Women's Health Liaison and Outreach Specialist at a local Federally Qualified Health Center. She is also a certified Acupuncture Detoxification Specialist.

Dr. Haynes is an advocate for the BIPOC birth community, supporting efforts to improve birth outcomes and reduce health inequities. In her volunteer roles, she serves as chair of the Awareness Workgroup of the Florida Maternal Mental Health Collaborative, Advisor for the Sister Friends Tallahassee Birthing Project, and Women’s Health Educator for the Melanin Mothers Meet Postpartum Support Program. At her core, Dr. Haynes is a mother, mentor, an active local and international community member, a bilingual health educator, and a lover of food and culture.