INFORM Conference 2024

September 1st - September 2nd, 2024

Doors open: 
3:00 pm on Sunday, September 1st

7:00 am on Monday, September 2nd

Event begins: 
4:00 pm on Sunday, September 1st

8:00 am on Monday, September 2nd

INFORM is the only symposium of its kind in the world, INFORM gives clinicians and researchers the opportunity to promote research and discussion into the cause, diagnosis, and management of inborn errors of fatty acid oxidation.

Crowne Plaza Porto Hotel:

In the central Boavista district, the Crowne Plaza® Porto hotel is a short walk from Porto Botanical Garden and concerts at the futuristic Casa da Música.

Gastronomic treats at Bom Sucesso market are 15 minutes’ walk from the hotel while the historic district of Ribeira is 15 minutes’ drive away. Closer still is the Serralves cultural centre, with a modern art museum, an art deco villa and a park. Enjoy the waves at the chic beach area of Foz, also within easy reach.

At this hotel you can enjoy:

  •  An energizing buffet breakfasts
  •  Free Wi-Fi
  •  On-site parking for a daily fee

Wake up in a plush room, feeling refreshed thanks to our Sleep Advantage® programme’s premium bedding. Enjoy fine dining at our soMos Restaurant,
with seating in a leafy garden. Later, relax with a glass of Porto at the soMos Lounge.

You can work out in our Fitness Centre and unwind with a massage or relaxing treatment in our Wellness Lounge.

Registration Pricing:

  • Sunday & Monday - $120 USD
  • Sunday - $80 USD
  • Monday - $90 USD

Sunday and Monday registration prices can be chosen after you add registration to your cart. 

For your registration to be valid, please complete both the questionnaire and checkout on the following page. 


International Network for Fatty Acid Oxidation Research and Management

For more information, please contact: 
Keith W. McIntire, INFORM Program Manager
UPMC / Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh
Division of Genetic and Genomic Medicine
4401 Penn Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15224

Phone: 412.692.5099 | [email protected]



Date / time Sept. 1 - 2, 2024 Register

Venue info Crowne Plaza Porto, an IHG Hotel Av. da Boavista 1466
Porto, Portugal, 4100-114
351226072500 Visit Venue


Registration | USD | $120.00
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