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Cancer Prevention and Control Investigators Workshop
Tuesday, March 22, 2011, 8:00am-2:30pm

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Location

Meeting Rooms C and D
National Institutes of Health (NIH) Neuroscience Center Building
6001 Executive Boulevard
Rockville, MD 20892
Phone: (301) 496-5751 or (800) 352-9424 (toll free)

Hotel and Travel

Sleeping rooms are not being held in a room block. You are required to contact the hotel of your choice and make your own reservations. Please see the Hotel Information page on this Web site for a list of area hotels close to the Neuroscience Center Building. In addition, you are responsible for making your own travel/flight arrangements. You are responsible (through your grants) for payment of hotel, travel, and ground transportation.

Security

The Neuroscience Center Building will have a list of names of people attending this workshop. You must bring a photo ID with you to the building. Please plan to get to the workshop a few minutes early, since it may take a few minutes to go through security.

Parking

Parking at the Neuroscience Center Building is $8/day.

Lunch

You are on your own for lunch. The cafeteria in the Neuroscience Center Building is open from 7:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. Below is a list of restaurants within walking distance of the Neuroscience Center Building. Coffee and light refreshments will be provided at the workshop.

Restaurants Within Walking Distance of the Neuroscience Center Building

($ = inexpensive, $$ = moderate)

Restaurant Cost scale Phone number
Neuroscience Center Building Cafeteria 7:00 am-3:00 pm, weekdays
Chipotle, 11830 Rockville Pike $ Casual, Lunch, Dinner Daily (301) 881-2600
Ize's Deli, 11622 Rockville Pike $ Casual, Lunch, Dinner Daily (301) 231-0771
La Madeleine, 11858 Rockville Pike $$ Casual, Lunch, Dinner Daily (301) 984-2270
Popeye's Chicken, 11720 Rockville Pike $ Casual, Lunch, Dinner Daily (301) 881-5803


Taxi Information


Dulles International Airport (IAD)

Barwood Taxi: (301) 984-1900
Washington Flyer Taxi: (703) 661-6655
Approximate cost: $50 (one way)

Baltimore Washington Thurgood Marshall International Airport (BWI)

BWI Taxi Management, Inc.: (410) 859-1100
Approximate cost: $70 (one way)

Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA)

Barwood Taxi: (301) 984-1900
Blue Top Taxi: (703) 243-8294
Approximate cost: $45-$50 (one way)

Shuttle Information

IAD

Super Shuttle: (800) 258-3826
Approximate cost: $29 for first person/$10 for each additional person. The shuttle makes multiple stops.

BWI

Super Shuttle: (800) 258-3826
Approximate cost: $35 for first person/$12 for each additional person. The shuttle makes multiple stops.

DCA

Super Shuttle: (800) 258-3826
Approximate cost: $28 for first person/$10 for each additional person. The shuttle makes multiple stops.

Other Transportation

Metro Subway

DCA is the only area airport with immediate access to the Metro subway system. The Neuroscience Center Building is located on the Red Line of the Metro at the White Flint Station. From Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport, proceed to the Metro level (up two escalators) and take the Blue Line toward the Addison Road-Seat Pleasant Station. At the Metro Center Station, transfer to the Red Line in the direction of the Shady Grove Station. You may also take the Yellow Line from DCA toward the Mt Vernon Sq 7th St-Convention Center Station and transfer to the Red Line toward the Shady Grove Station at the Gallery Pl-Chinatown Station. Exit the Metro at the White Flint Station and proceed up the escalator to Rockville Pike/Marinelli Street. Take Marinelli Street to Executive Boulevard and turn right. The Neuroscience Center Building is 1 block away at 6001 Executive Boulevard. For further information regarding Metro subway transportation in the Washington, DC, area, you may access the Metro Web site at http://www.wmata.com Exit Disclaimer.

Amtrak

Take the Amtrak train to Union Station, Washington DC. At Union Station, you may access the Metro subway's Red Line. Take the Red Line toward the Shady Grove Station. Exit the train at the White Flint Station and proceed up the escalator to Rockville Pike/Marinelli Street. Take Marinelli Street to Executive Boulevard and turn right. The Neuroscience Center Building is 1 block away at 6001 Executive Boulevard. The Union Station Web site is http://www.unionstationdc.com Exit Disclaimer.

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