Travel Information

Day 1
Thursday, April 6

Registration begins at 8 a.m. with a continental breakfast at the Harvard Medical School Armenise Medical Research Building.
Armenise Medical Research Building, 210 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115. (Google Map)


The entrance to Armenise is located on the Quad. If you are standing on Longwood avenue and facing Gordon Hall, the Armenise entrance is on the left, about halfway down the quad toward Gordon Hall. 
(Quad map)

Day 2
Friday, April 7

Registration for the second day of the conference begins at 8:15 a.m. with a continental breakfast at the Joseph Martin Conference Center.
Joseph Martin Conference Center, 77 Avenue Louis Pasteur, Boston, MA 02115. (Google Map)


Parking and Transportation:

Parking information

Parking is very limited in the Boston area, and, when possible, we suggest that you take public transportation or travel via cab.
Public transit information can be found here:

There are a number of Hotels and B&B's in the Longwood Medical Area. 

Inn at Longwood:

For your convenience, we've obtained a discounted rate at the Inn at Longwood, located on Longwood Ave, just a five min. walk to the HMS campus. 
To use this discount, individual attendees should make their reservations directly with the Inn at Longwood, no later than March 6, 2017. There are three ways of reserving your room:

  1. By phone: 1 (800) 468-2378 or (617) 731-4700. Ask for group code BIOE2017  

  2. Via Web: go to and use group code BIOE2017​

  3. Via direct link: 


Co-sponsored by the Hastings Center, the Petrie-Flom Center for Health Law Policy, Biotechnology, and Bioethics at Harvard Law School, and the Harvard Medical School Center for Bioethics with support from the Oswald DeN. Cammann Fund.
There is a required fee for meals and refreshments.