2018RigorRepro Hotel/Transportation
LOCATION, HOUSING AND  TRAVEL INFORMATION

2018 R&R Workshop (Part I), Sheraton Myrtle Beach Convention Center Hotel, South Carolina
(April 26-27, 2018)

 
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The 2018 R&R Workshop (Part I) will be held at the Sheraton Myrtle Beach Convention Center Hotel (located at 2101 North Oak Street, Myrtle Beach, South Carolina 29577) on April 26-27 following the Association of Biomolecular Resource Facilities (ABRF) 2018 Annual Meeting (April 22-25).

Reservations Cutoff Date for the special room rate is March 26, 2018.  After March 26, 2018, the special 2018 R&R Workshop room rate and reserved room block will no longer be available.

FASEB will secure hotel accommodations for all FASEB-sponsored travel award recipients following the review and approval of the travel award applications.

If you have issues or concerns regarding your existing reservation at the Sheraton Myrtle Beach Convention Center Hotel, please contact Kelly Cox at marc@faseb.org, or 301.634.7109.

On-site Hotel Parking:  Covered Self-parking is available for $8 per day (subject to change), per vehicle; unlimited in and out privileges.  Valet parking is $13 per day (subject to change).

Car rental services:  Car rental services are available from the Sheraton's concierge.  

Note:  This hotel does not provide free airport shuttle service.

Internet:  Complimentary Wi-Fi internet Access for SPG members.

Check In:  4:00 PM;  Check out:  11:00 AM




TRANSPORTATION INFORMATION:

Air Travel Options:  Myrtle Beach International Airport (MYR)
                                   Airline Partners:  Allegiant Airlines, American Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Porter Airlines,
                                   Spirit Airlines, United Airlines, WestJet


                                   Travel Distance from MYR to Sheratong: Approximately 4.83 km/3.0 miles

Options for getting to and from the hotel include:

         - Taxi:  $20 USD
         -  Driving directions to the Sheraton Myrtle Beach Convention Center Hotel 

Note:  Estimated charges, fees and schedules are not guaranteed by hotel  Driving distance may be affected by local conditions and traffic.

If you require transportation assistance, or if you have any additional requests, please feel free to contact the Sheraton at 1.843.918.5000.

 


2018 R&R Short Course (Part II), The University of Kansas, Haworth Hall, Lawrence, Kansas
(June 23-29, 2018)

KU exterior Ed and Sebastian KU Haworth Hall at KU Baymont Inn and Suites Guest Room Baymont Inn & Suites in Lawrence KS

The 2018 R&R Short Course (Part II) will be held at The University of Kansas, Haworth Hall (located at 1200 Sunnyside Avenue, Lawrence, Kansas) on June 23-29.  Lodging for the short course will be at the Baymont Inn & Suites Hotel (located at 740 Iowa Street, Lawrence, Kansas  66044).

Reservations Cutoff Date for the special room rate is May 17, 2018.  After May 17, 2018, the special 2018 R&R Workshop room rate and reserved room block will no longer be available.

FASEB will secure hotel accommodations for all FASEB-sponsored travel award recipients following the review and approval of the travel award applications.

If you have issues or concerns regarding your existing reservation at the Baymont Inn & Suites Hotel, please contact Kelly Cox at marc@faseb.org, or 301.634.7109.

On-site Hotel Parking:  Free of charge.

Note:  This hotel does not provide free airport shuttle service.

Internet:  Complimentary/Free of charge.

Free Breakfast:  Yes

Check In:  3:00 PM;  Check out:  11:00 AM




TRANSPORTATION INFORMATION:

Air Travel Options:  Kansas City International Airport (MCI), Kansas City, Missouri
                                   Airline Partners: Air Canada, Great Lakes, United, Delta, Southwest, American Airlines,
                                   Frontier, Midwest 


                                   Travel Distance from MCI to Baymont Inn & Suites: Approximately 50 miles

Options for getting to and from the hotel include:

         - Taxi:  $80 USD
     

Note:  Estimated charges, fees and schedules are not guaranteed by hotel  Driving distance may be affected by local conditions and traffic.

Baymont Inn & Suites - 1.843.918.5000.


NOTE:  The Rigor and Reproducibility (R&R) Course will be held daily at Haworth Hall on The University of Kansas campus.  Transporation to/from the Baymont Inn & Suites and The University of Kansas will be provided.

 


2018 R&R TRAVEL AWARDS ARE AVAILABLE!

FASEB Diversity Resources Program is providing travel awards for all eligible applicants who are selected to participate in the 2018 R&R Workshop and Course.  The travel awards are available to help support the participation in the 2018 R&R Workshop and Course.  Each travel award helps to defray related expenses including travel (air and ground transportation for the Workshop and Course), lodging at the Sheraton Myrtle Beach Convention Center Hotel (2 nights maximum for Workshop in April), lodging at the Baymont Inn & Suites Hotel (6 nights maximum for the Course in June) and per diem allowance for the Workshop and Course.   Applicants must be USA citizens or Legal Permanent Residents of the USA, and must also meet other eligibility requirements. (See application form for more details.)

- Travel Award Application Deadline:  March 16, 2018 -
< Click link to download travel award/registration form.>


The 2018 FASEB Rigor and Reproducibility: Promoting Credible Science and Interdisciplinary Collaborations Workshop (Part I) and Short Course (Part II) are funded in part by a grant from the National Institute of General Medical Sciences of the National Institutes of Health. R25 GM116706 


 

The 2018 Rigor & Reproducibility: Promoting Credible Science and Interdisciplinary Collaborations
Workshop and Course are managed and organized by the
FASEB Office of Sponsored Programs, Diversity & Grants Administration.



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 Updated:  01/06/18