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2004 Nursing Science: Working Toward a Healthier Nation. October 7-9, 2004. J.W. Marriott Hotel Washington D.C. Logo for the National Congress on the State of the Science in Nursing Research

The JW Marriott Hotel is SOLD OUT!!

Additional rooms are being held at the Hilton Garden Inn Franklin Square (2 blocks from the JW Marriott) at the guest room rate of:

  • $189 single occupancy
  • $199 double occupancy
  • $209 triple occupancy

*Each rate is per night, plus state/local taxes (currently 14.5%).

Hilton Garden Inn Franklin Square
815 14th Street, NW, Washington, DC  20005
Telephone: 202.783.7800
Fax: 202.783.7801

Check In: 3:00 p.m.
Check Out: 12:00 p.m.

Please indicate that you are attending the State of the Science Congress or CANS to receive the discounted rate. Please make reservations by Friday, September 10, 2004. Guest room rates and availability are honored on space and rate availability. All reservations must e accompanied by a first night tome deposit or guaranteed with a major credit card.

The Hilton Garden Inn is in the heart of the Capital, located 2 blocks from the JW Marriott Hotel and walking distance to the White House and the Smithsonian Museums. Amenities include complimentary high speed internet access, in room hospitality center with microwave/refrigerator, coffee maker and two dual line phones.

Valet Parking: $24.00/day

Travel Information

Washington – Reagan National Airport (DCA)
is located 3.5 miles from the heart of the District or a 15-minute cab ride.

Washington – Dulles International Airport (IAD)
is 26 miles from the District or a 45-minute cab ride.

Baltimore – Washington International (BWI)
is located 35 miles north of Washington D.C. or a 1-hour ride to downtown D.C.


The conveniently located Union Station, just north of the Capitol is the Amtrak port of arrival and departure. Most trains serve the Eastern Seaboard, particularly the Northeast Corridor (from D.C. to Boston). There is service to the Midwest and connecting trains to other points. A Metrorail station is on the lower level; a taxi stand is located at the main entrance.

Valet = $25.00/night

Travel Discounts

American Airlines, Northwest Airlines and United Airlines are the preferred airlines for the National Congress on the State of the Science in Nursing Research. All three airlines are pleased to offer these discounted airfares to Washington, D.C.:
  • Receive 5% off restricted fares and 10 % off unrestricted fares.
  • Receive an extra 5% off each ticket for booking 30 days or more in advance of travel.
  • Don’t forget to inquire about special zone fares that may be available. Discounts not available through online booking.
Take advantage of these discounted rates by contacting Carnival Travel. Don’t forget to reference that you are attending the National Congress on the State of the Science in Nursing Research to receive these discounted rates.
Carnival Travel
Tel: 414-276-3388 or 800-747-6238
Fax: 414-276-0899
E-Mail: [email protected]
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