Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

April 12, 13, 14, 2013

Cascadia Seminar in Medical Anthropology

Hotel & Travel

The conference will be held at the Goldcorp Centre for the Arts, located in the Woodwards Building, at the Vancouver campus of Simon Fraser University. The Goldcorp Centre for the Arts is located at 149 West Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC, V6N 1H4. Directions can be found here.

Friday’s session will be held in the Djavad Mowafaghian Cinema, Room 3200 with refreshment and breaks held in the Ground Floor Lobby, G220. Sessions on Saturday and Sunday will be held in the Djavad Mowafaghian World Art Centre, Room 2555.

Vancouver International Airport (YVR) is the closest airport for arrival, and is served by many airlines. Transportation to/from downtown Vancouver is easily available by rapid transit (Canada Line) or by taxi. A map of the rapid transit system in Metro Vancouver, including the Canada Line, can be found  here.

A block of rooms will also be available at a reduced rate at some nearby hotels for the dates of Thursday April 11-Sunday April 14, 2013:

Park Inn & Suites on Broadway—898 West Broadway, Vancouver, BC 604-872-8661(directions can be found here). Reservations can be made at a group rate quoting the Cascadia Seminar until March 12, 2013.

· Standard room with 2 double beds (double occupancy) - $95

· Deluxe rooms with 2 double beds (with view) or 1 king bed (no view) (double occupancy) - $105

Sandman Hotel Vancouver City Centre—180 West Georgia Street, Vancouver, BC 604-681-2211 (directions can be found here). Reservations can be made at a group rate quoting  group booking #667702 until March 27, 2013

· Standard room with 1 queen bed (double occupancy) - $79

· Standard room with 2 double beds (double occupancy) - $89

Ramada Limited Downtown—435 Pender St W, Vancouver, BC 604-488-1088 (directions can be found here). Reservations can be made at a group rate quoting the Cascadia Seminar in Medical Anthropology or Group CGCSM1 until March 10, 2013.

· Standard room with 1 queen bed or 2 double beds (double occupancy) - $70