Winding back the harms of too much medicine
Following the sell-out 2014 conference, we are pleased to announce a third Preventing Overdiagnosis conference to be held in Bethesda Maryland, US Just 10 miles North of Washington DC. The 2015 conference is sponsored by the National Cancer Institute. Registration is open. Sign up to our mailing list and receive notifications. Location - The Natcher building is situated within the NIH … Read More....
This year’s conference opens at 09:00 on Tuesday September 1st and will close at 15:00 on Thursday September 3rd. Full programme to be released soon.
Pre-registration will be available in the lobby area of the Hyatt Regency, Bethesda from 18:00 – 22:00 on Monday August 31st.
Please note The National Institutes of Health, like all Federal Government facilities, has instituted security measures to ensure the safety of employees, guests and facilities. All visitors must enter through the NIH Gateway Centre which opens at 06:00 giving you plenty of time to get through security and into the Natcher Building (45) for the start of each day. You will be asked to show one form of identification (a government-issued photo ID-driver's license, passport, green card, etc.) and to state the purpose of your visit.
Visitors are encouraged to use public transportation such as the Metrorail subway system which has a convenient stop (Medical Centre) on the NIH campus. Visit the Metro site for information on fares and schedules.
A list of Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) related to safety and security at the NIH, including information about pedestrian entrances, parking and general campus access, is available HERE. More details information regarding the security measures can be found HERE.