Building Pathways to a Brighter Future

2019 Health Profession Opportunity Grants (HPOG) Program Roundtable Meetings


Kansas City, MO, February 20-21, 2019


Sustainability subject matter experts will use field-tested and experiential Community Tool Box curriculum resources to provide practical training in the core competencies for sustaining HPOG training initiatives.


Crowne Plaza Kansas City Downtown
1301 Wyandotte Street
Kansas City, MO 64105
(816) 474-6664


A draft agenda is being developed. Please check back for updates.

Food and Drinks During the Meeting

No food or beverages will be provided at the meeting; however, there are many restaurants, cafes, and stores near the Crowne Plaza Kansas City Downtown.

Hotel Information

Hotel Rooms

A block of rooms have been reserved at federal per diem rate at the Crowne Plaza Kansas City Downtown Hotel for the nights of February 19th, 20th, and a limited number on the 21st for those unable to depart on the last night of the meeting. Please contact the hotel directly to reserve your room. You are responsible for all hotel costs and will be asked to provide a credit card to cover expenses.

Deadline for Hotel Room Reservations: January 28, 2019

Hotel Reservations by Phone: Call 1-800-227-6963 and mention the HPOG Roundtable Meeting to receive the group rate.

Total Room Rate: $125 + 17.1% tax (single/double occupancy)

If you experience any difficulty when making your reservation, please contact the hotel directly at 1-816-474-6664.

Travel Information

Please make arrangements to fly into Kansas City International Airport (SAT):

The Kansas City International Airport is 22 miles from the Crowne Plaza Kansas City Downtown hotel.

Transportation to the hotel from Kansas City International Airport

Super Shuttle: To book a reservation, visit the website at or call 1-800-258-3826. The fare is $32 (roundtrip). Offices and kiosks are located near the baggage claim.

The hotel is approximately 20 to 25 minutes from Kansas City International Airport and approximately $40-$45 per trip. Taxicabs are available at the lower level curbside outside baggage claim.

Below are parking rates for the Crowne Plaza Kansas City Downtown Hotel
Self-parking (overnight) $19
Self-parking (daily) $10
Valet parking (overnight) $23
Valet parking (daily) $14

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