AAAR 37th Annual Conference

Childcare Services

New Mother Services and Childcare Services at the 37th AAAR Annual Conference

For nursing mothers

The Oregon Convention Center provides two complimentary Mamava mobile lactation suites for visitors. The suites offers a clean, comfortable and private options for pumping and breastfeeding. There is an electric outlet in the pod for convenience, but no refrigerator. Details are found on the Oregon Convention Center Website:


For attendees in need of childcare while in Portland, a wide range of services from hotel babysitters to daycare is available from local companies such as Big Time Kidcare, NW Nannies, or WeVillage. Check their websites for more information:

Big Time Kidcare

NW Nannies

WeVillage Flexible Childcare

We may have limited funding to support childcare for AAAR registrants. If interested, please contact Conference Chair Nga Lee (Sally) Ng – – as soon as possible. Include your child's age and duration of care.

Dates to Remember

July 19, 2019
Early Bird Registration Deadline
Late Breaking Poster Abstract Deadline

September 19/September 23, 2019
Hotel Sleeping Room Reservation Cut-off (Two Hotel Options)

October 14-18, 2019
AAAR 37th Annual Conference


Code of Conduct



Oregon Convention Center
777 NE Martin Luther King Jr Blvd.
Portland, OR 97232


Doubletree By Hilton
1000 NE Multnomah Street
Portland, OR 97232

Quality Inn Downtown Convention Center
431 NE Multnomah Street
Portland, OR 97232


Conference Registration Fees
Early Bird
Received By
July 19, 2019
Received Between
July 20 and
August 12, 2019
Received After
August 12, 2019
Regular $609 $699 $792
Early Career $481 $552 $621
Retiree $185 $185 $276
Student $185 $185 $276

One-day registrations are also available. Click here for more information.