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We have reserved a block of rooms  at:

Tremont Plaza Hotel
222 St. Paul Place
Baltimore, MD 21202
410-727-2222 or 1-800-TREMONT



When you reserve your room, please use the code MBCN2011  to obtain the rate of $139 plus tax.

If you are interested in being matched up with a roommate to share the hotel cost, please contact Kathy first at k.courseyboes@mbcnetwork.org before reserving your room.

The Friday night welcome event will also be held at the Tremont Plaza Hotel.


FOR DRIVING DIRECTIONS to the hotel and parking information, click HERE


(If you prefer, there are also many other hotels in the Baltimore area where you can find suitable accommodations.)




There will be a free shuttle from the Tremont Plaza Hotel to the conference.

You may also drive to the conference which will be held at:

The Turner Auditorium

Johns Hopkins Medical Campus

720 Rutland Ave, Baltimore 

JHU has graciously offered us free parking in the Staff parking garage, adjacent to the Turner Auditorium at: 

The Rutland Garage
1800 East Madison St.(Madison Street and Rutland Ave.), Baltimore


DRIVING DIRECTIONS TO CONFERENCE AT TURNER AUDITORIUM (use Rutland Ave. Garage - entrance at 1800 E. Madison St)

From Tremont Plaza Hotel: Head south on St Paul Pl toward E Saratoga St. Turn right onto E Saratoga St. Turn right onto N Charles St.  Take the 2nd right onto E Mulberry St. Continue onto Orleans St. Turn left onto N Washington St. Turn left onto E Madison St and proceed to 1800 E. Madison St.--the Rutland Garage Staff Parking.


From Washington, D.C., and Virginia: Take I-95 north to Exit 53 (I-395 north) into Baltimore. (Note: Do not take the Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd. fork of the exit.). Turn right at Pratt Street (by Baltimore Convention Center). Stay on Pratt Street for 1.4 miles to Washington St.; turn left on Washington. Continue for 1 mile to E. Madison St; turn left and proceed to 1800 E. Madison St.--the Rutland Garage Staff Parking. 


From New York and Philadelphia: Take I-95 south toward Baltimore to Exit 57 (O'Donnell Street). Proceed west on O'Donnell approximately three-quarters of a mile to Conkling Street and turn right. Follow Conkling to Eastern Avenue (west) and turn left. Continue on Eastern approximately two miles until Washington St; turn right on Washington. Continue for 1 mile to E. Madison St; turn left and proceed to 1800 E. Madison St.--the Rutland Garage Staff Parking. 



We have obtained an MBCN Conference rate with Go Shuttle


for direct service to the hotel:  $16 one way from BWI airport and $94 one way from Dulles or Reagan National for first person ($15 for each additional person in your party)

click HERE for rates and info.

Go Shuttle is direct to the hotel.




for a slightly better rate that may include shuttle stopping at several hotels,  use: 


for $13 one way from BWI; $3.00 coupon for Dulles and Reagan National airports.

click HERE for rates and info.




 From BWI, taxi service would be approximately $30-35. Click HERE for more information.



We have a limited number of scholarship grants available for those who need assistance with travel costs. (There is NO fee to register for the conference.) We ask that you apply only if you are truly in financial need. We want to give out as many scholarships as possible to those who could not otherwise attend. An MBCN member will call you regarding your application.

Please click HERE to apply.




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