Lister Hill Auditorium
Building 38 A
National Institutes of Health
NIH Campus Access
- Gateway Center
Wisconsin Avenue at Gateway Drive (near the Metro)
Open 24 hours, 7 days per week
- West Gateway Center
Near Old Georgetown Road and South Drive
Open 6 a.m. - 12 p.m., Monday-Friday
All visitor vehicles, including taxicabs, hotel and airport shuttles, and vans will be inspected before being allowed on campus. Visitors will be asked to show one (1) form of identification (a government-issued photo ID: driver's license, passport, green card, etc.) and to state the purpose of their visit. Visitors will receive a pass that should be worn prominently at all times while on campus. Be sure to allow at least 15-20 minutes for this inspection procedure.
Parking on the NIH campus is limited and is $12 per day in the visitor lots.
Hyatt Regency Bethesda Hotel
One Bethesda Metro Center
7400 Wisconsin Avenue
Bethesda, MD 20814
Telephone: (301) 657-1234 or (800) 233-1234
A block of sleeping rooms has been reserved at the Hyatt Regency Bethesda, Bethesda, MD, for arrival on Wednesday, February 29, 2012, and departing on Friday, March 2, 2012. The room rate is $211 plus tax per night. You will be responsible for the room cost and your incidental charges upon checkout. Self-parking at the hotel is $15 per day/overnight. Valet parking is $20 per day/overnight.
Please contact the Hyatt Regency Bethesda by Monday, January 30, 2012, at (301) 657-1234 or 1 (800) 233-1234
, and reference the " NIDDK's Workshop on Rare Syndromic
" when making your sleeping room reservations. For online registrations, please use the meeting code RARE at the following link: https://resweb.passkey.com/go/RARE
. Please be certain that the hotel provides you with a confirmation number. After January 30, 2012, the hotel will accept reservations on a space-available basis at the prevailing hotel rate
When making a reservation, please provide your room and bedding preferences. The hotel will assign specific room types at check-in, based on availability. Please be advised that requests are not guaranteed. Check-in time is at 3:00 p.m., and check-out time is 12:00 noon. If for any reason you need to cancel your hotel reservation, please do so 48 hours in advance of your check-in date.
The Metro System is clean, reliable, and safe. It operates from 5:30 a.m. to 12:00 midnight Monday through Thursday; 5:00 a.m. to 2:00 a.m. on Fridays; 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 a.m. on Saturdays; and 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 midnight on Sundays. Each passenger must buy a farecard to travel in the system. Guides for purchasing farecards are posted on the vending machines in each station. Each Metro car features a complete color-coded map. Station attendants on duty at each station can provide additional information on request.
From Union Station or downtown Washington (main Metro Lines into the city converge at Metro Center Station and Gallery Place Station), take the Metro Red Line toward Shady Grove or Grosvenor. Exit at the Bethesda Metro Station. The Hyatt is directly above the Bethesda Metro Station.
SuperShuttle offers service to most hotels from Ronald Reagan National Airport, Washington Dulles International Airport, and Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport. The shuttle leaves on an as-needed basis between the hours of 5:30 a.m. and 11:00 p.m. During other times, arrange for a shuttle by calling 800-258-3826 from the airport.
The taxi fare is approximately $45-$55 from Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport, approximately $55-$65 from Washington Dulles International Airport, and approximately $65-$75 from Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport. Fares may differ during peak travel hours.
From BWI Airport, take the MARC train on the Penn Line to Union Station. Take the Metro Red Line toward Grosvenor or Shady Grove and exit at the Bethesda Metro Station. The hotel is directly above the Bethesda Metro Station.