NCI Shady Grove
9606 Medical Center Drive
Rockville, MD 20850
Seminar Room TE 406/408/410
Please allow 30 minutes for a security screening to enter the NCI Shady Grove campus. All visitors must sign in at the guard desk and submit to a security inspection. You will need a government-issued photo ID such as a driver’s license or passport. Visitors will be required to pass through a metal detector and have bags, backpacks or purses inspected or x-rayed as they enter the building. A representative from the conference will help you sign in at the guard desk and will escort you to the meeting room.
Hotel Room Reservation
A block of rooms has been reserved specifically for the 2023 Annual Meeting of the NCI Cohort Consortium attendees at the Courtyard Gaithersburg Washingtonian Center, located at 204 Boardwalk Place, Gaithersburg, MD 20878. The hotel room cutoff date was Tuesday, September 12, 2023. We cannot guarantee any rooms past this date. All rooms within the room block are first come, first serve, and subject to availability. You may reserve your room using this Booking link.
Please find a list of additional hotels near NCI Shady Grove. Note: these hotels are not part of the hotel room block arranged by the Cohort Consortium.
Additional Hotel Accommodations
10-minute walk (0.5 mile) to NCI Shady Grove
10-minute walk (0.5 mile) to NCI Shady Grove
12-minute walk (0.6 mile) to NCI Shady Grove
18-minute walk (0.8 mile) to NCI Shady Grove
By Car or Taxi: Drive time is estimated at 40 minutes (25 miles) to NCI Shady Grove, depending on traffic.
By Metrorail: Travel time is estimated at 60 minutes. Take Metrorail from the airport to the Shady Grove Metro station. Transfer from the Yellow to Red Line at Gallery Place and exit at Shady Grove. Metrorail hours of service varies by day.
By Car or Taxi: Drive time is estimated at 50 minutes (40 miles) to NCI Shady Grove, depending on traffic.
By MTA Route 201 Bus: Travel time is estimated at 80 minutes. Coach bus from BWI to Shady Grove Metro station. At BWI the bus stops near Concourses A (Southwest Airlines) and E (International terminal). See daily time timetables as hours of service varies by day.
By Car or Taxi: Drive time is estimated at 60 minutes (40 miles) to NCI Shady Grove, depending on traffic.
By Metrorail: Travel time is estimated at 110 minutes. Take Metrorail from the airport towards Largo. Transfer from the Silver to Red Line at Farragut West and exit at Shady Grove. Metrorail hours of service varies by day.
NCI Visitor Parking
Visitors to NCI Shady Grove should park in the NCI Shady Grove garage, which is directly across from the campus building. Visitor parking tickets can be validated at the guard station in the lobby after a visitor has signed in.
Shuttle Service and Ride Shares
If arranging for a ride share service (Uber, Lyft, Taxi, etc) please use the NCI Shady Grove address listed above. Shuttles service from the Courtyard Gaithersburg Washingtonian Center will be scheduled for the following dates and times:
Annual Meeting times: 1:30pm to 5:00pm
Shuttle pick-up times at Hotel: 12:00pm and 12:30pm
Shuttle pick-up time at NCI: 5:30pm
Annual Meeting times: 10:00am to 3:00pm
Shuttle pick-up times at Hotel: 9:00am and 9:30am
Shuttle pick-up time at NCI: 3:30pm
Metrorail service is available from the Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport, Dulles International Airport, and Union Station (railway). To get to NCI Shady Grove, take the Washington, DC Metro Red line to the Shady Grove stop (terminal station). Exit the Metro station on the "Kiss & Ride" side and look for signs for the NCI Shady Grove shuttle. The shuttle runs throughout the day and drops off in front of the NCI building. Alternatively: you may choose to take the Metro Red line to the Medical Center stop at the NIH main campus, and then take the NIH Express Shuttle from Building 31 to NCI Shady Grove. See also below: NCI Shuttle Service.
The Super Shuttle is available from all the above listed airports to NCI Shady Grove. For reservations call 1-800-258-3826 or visit www.supershuttle.com.
Refer to the NCI Shady Grove Visitor page for more details on traveling to the campus.
The conference will follow NIH COVID-19 https://ors.od.nih.gov/sr/dohs/safety/NIH-covid-19-safety-plan/Pages/default.aspx and Montgomery County COVID-19 Information Portal - Montgomery County, Maryland (montgomerycountymd.gov) requirements and policies.
Health and Safety Guidance
If you are experiencing any COVID-like symptoms such as, but not limited to fever, chills, cough, body aches, or loss of taste or smell, please do not enter/attend the meeting. Contact Aryana.Goins@icfnext.com for Zoom login information to join the meeting virtually.