Conference Venue

Boston Marriott Cambridge

Two Cambdridge Center, 50 Broadway

Cambridge, MA 02142, USA

phone: 1-800-228-9290 or 1-617-494-6600


Directions from Boston Logan Airport

by subway (T): From the terminal take the bus to the subway (T) and take the Blue Line inbound to "Government Center". Change to the Green Line to "Park Street" (one stop) and then take the Red Line outbound to "Kendall Square/MIT". The hotel is located right next to the subway stop. To get to the hotel by subway (T) it will take approximately 45 minutes to one hour.


by car: Follow signs at the airport to the Sumner Tunnel. Pay the toll and take the Sumner Tunnel to Interstate 93 North. You will see a sign for Interstate 93 North at the end of the tunnel. Take 93 North to Exit 26 and follow the signs to Storrow Drive. Get onto Storrow Drive for approximately a quarter mile. There will be a LEFT exit for Government Center/Kendall Square. Take that exit and at the bottom of the exit take a right. This will put you on the Longfellow Bridge. Go over the Longfellow Bridge which will turn into Broadway. After the first set of lights, the hotel will be on the left.


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• Subway service fee: US $2.00 (one way)
• Estimated taxi fare: US $30,00 (one way)

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Conference Office

International Society for Infectious Diseases
Doris Steinbach, Conference Manager
Phone: +43 1 481 19 48 (Austria)


Registration fees
before / on
May 31, 2011
May 31, 2011
US $295.00
US $395.00
US $145.00
US $195.00
Low & Lower Middle Resource Countries**
US $145.00
US $195.00

* With student identification only (please email a scanned copy of your student ID to otherwise the regular registration fee will be applied.

** Low and lower middle income countries as designated by the World Bank:

For further information please refer to the registration section.

Abstract deadline

The abstract deadline is April 15, 2011. For further information refer to the Abstract Submission section.


Certificate of attendance
A certificate of attendance will be available onsite at the registration

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Official invitation

An official letter of invitation will be forwarded to any participant upon request. However, this invitation implies no obligation, financial or otherwise,


Passports and visas

Foreigners wishing to visit the US should obtain a valid passport. Visitors from some countries should obtain an entry visa before coming to the US. When uncertain as to the requirement for entry visa, please contact the US embassy or consulate in your country as soon as possible. The conference is not responsible for obtaining visas for any participant.



Currency is the USD (US $). Major credit cards are accepted in restaurants, hotels and stores.



The Local Organizing Committee and ISID will accept no liability for personal injuries sustained by or for loss or damage to property belonging to conference participants, either during or as a result of the conferences or during all tours. It is, therefore, recommended that participants arrange for their own personal health, accident, and travel insurance.


Information about Boston


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