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Pan-American Conference for Alternative Methods - General Information


April 12-14, 2016
Johns Hopkins University
Charles Commons
10 N 33rd Street
Baltimore, MD 21218

Registration closes Wednesday, April 6, 2016 - REGISTER NOW!

This conference will bring together experts and stakeholders from across the Americas, with a focus on the Six Rs: Replacement, Reduction, Refinement, Read-across, Relevance, and Roadmaps. Although still in the early stages of development, this event promises to fill up quickly, as it will be limited to 200 participants on a first-come, first-served basis.

Driving Directions

From BWI to Charles Commons (meeting location) 10 E 33rd Street, Baltimore, MD 21218:

‚ÄčTake Friendship Rd to I-195 W
Head southeast on Friendship Rd
Continue straight onto Service Rd Lower Level
Slight right
Continue onto Friendship Rd
Use the left 2 lanes to turn slightly left to stay on Friendship Rd
Take MD-295 N to Russell St in Baltimore
Continue onto I-195 W (signs for Maryland 170/Maryland 295/Interstate 95/Annapolis/Baltimore/Washington/Route 170/Annpolis)
Take exit 2A for Maryland 295 N/Balt/Wash Pkwy toward Baltimore
Merge onto MD-295 N
Continue on Russell St. Take S Martin Luther King Jr Blvd and N Howard St to E 33rd St
Continue onto Russell St
Keep right to stay on Russell St, follow signs for Hamburg St/M.L.K. Jr. Blvd/395/95
Keep left at the fork, follow signs for Interstate 83/U.S. 1/U.S. 40/Martin Luther KingJunior Boulevard and merge onto S Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
Use any lane to turn left onto N Howard St
Continue onto Wyman Park Dr
Continue onto Art Museum Dr
Turn left onto N Charles St
Turn right onto E 33rd St
Destination will be on the left


Parking is available in South Parking Garage or San Martin for guests and visitors and can be prepaid in advance or at the garage.

Campus map and visitor parking available here (PDF).

Hotel Information

The hotels are listed closest to meeting location to furthest away. Most hotels will give a discounted rate if you tell them you are here for a Hopkins meeting. Some hotels offer taxi vouchers or shuttle service to get to and from the Hopkins Homewood Campus. Please be sure to ask when making your reservation.

Inn at The Colonnade Baltimore
4 West University Parkway, Baltimore, Maryland 21218
Starting rate of $160/night + tax

The Lord Baltimore
20 W Baltimore Street, Baltimore, MD 21201
For discounted hotel rooms at at rate of $149 per night, please click here.
Offers taxi vouchers to and from the meeting.

Holiday Inn Express Baltimore at the Stadiums
1701 Russell Street, Baltimore, MD 21230
Starting rate of $99/night + tax

The Biltmore Suites
205 West Madison Street, Baltimore, MD 21201
Starting rate of $79/night + tax

Baltimore Harbor Hotel
101 West Fayette Street, Baltimore MD 21201
Starting rate of $99/night + tax

Local Attractions

If you have further questions, please email Jamie DeRita.