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Carnegie Endowment for International Peace

1779 Massachusetts Ave, NW

Washington, DC 20036

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You're invited to our annual dinner and a speaker event! Please join CPRC and friends for our annual Autumn Dinner! Our presenter this year is Dr. Amy V. Uhrin, Chief Scientist, Marine Debris Program, NOAA Office of Response and Restoration. Her presentation is titled "NOAA's Marine Debris Program' Overview".

You do not need to be a member of CPRC SETAC to attend.

Your ticket includes a catered dinner (salad, entrée, desert, soft drinks and coffee), a presentation, networking opportunity and great company!

A vegan option is available; please select meal type when registering.

And, a cash bar (beer and wine) will also be available for your enjoyment. Sorry, debit/credit cards WILL NOT be accepted at the bar, cash only. ATMs are located across from DuPont Circle, SunTrust Bank and PNC Bank.



About the Speaker

Amy V. Uhrin, PhD, Chief Scientist, Marine Debris Division, NOAA Office of Response and Restoration

Amy V. Uhrin joined the NOAA Marine Debris Program in June 2015 as the Program's first Chief Scientist. Amy relocated to Silver Spring, MD from Beaufort, NC where she spent 15 years as a Research Ecologist at the NOAA Center for Coastal Fisheries and Habitat Research conducting original applied research focusing largely on seagrass restoration and ecology as well as marine debris issues, mainly the distribution, abundance, and habitat impacts of derelict commercial spiny lobster traps in south Florida. As Chief Scientist, Amy is responsible for developing and implementing the Program’s Strategic Research Plan, overseeing the Program’s research portfolio, and leading internal research projects as well as overseeing external research projects funded by the Program. Amy holds a BS in Biology from St. Bonaventure University, a MS in Marine Science from the University of Puerto Rico, and a PhD in Zoology from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.




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What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?

Metrorail: The closest metro station is DuPont Circle (Red line), 0.2 miles from the venue (Metro Location).

Parking: Open parking lots are located at 1800 Massachusetts Ave. NW (Garage Location) or at 11 DuPont Circle NW (Garage Location).

Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Payment questions: treasurer.cprc.setac@gmail.com

Event questions: vice.president.cprc.setac@gmail.com

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

Please bring a copy of your ticket, either electronically or printed is fine.

What is the refund policy?

We cannot issue refunds for this event after October 18. Please contact treasurer.cprc.setac@gmail.com for refund requests.


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Carnegie Endowment for International Peace

1779 Massachusetts Ave, NW

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