The Nursing Education Research Conference will take place at the Washington Marriott Wardman Park, Washington, DC. Please read the following travel information to help ensure a safe trip.

Travel Information

Please read the following travel information to help ensure a safe trip.



Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) – 7 miles northwest

Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) – 24 miles east

Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI) – 34 miles southwest

Transportation: There are many options available for transportation to and from the airport.

Event Attire

The attire for this event is business casual.


In emergency situations, you can reach local police, ambulance service, fire department, and other emergency services by calling:

  • Police, Ambulance, Fire: 911

Time Zones

The time zone in Washington, DC, USA, at the time of the conference will be EDT (Eastern Daylight Time) UTC/GMT - 4 hours.

Visiting Washington, DC

Things to do: To learn all there is to see and do while in Washington, DC, go to

Money and Tipping: The currency in Washington, DC is the US Dollar. For tipping and etiquette guidelines, visit

Traveling Abroad

Visit your country’s government website for information about and recommendations for traveling to the United States. When traveling outside of your home country, it is recommended that you register with your embassy or consulate by notifying that office of your travel dates and destination.

Visa Letter Requests

Your request will be processed within 10 business days. Requests for confirmation letters must be submitted by March 21, 2018. Requests for mailed letters will be reviewed, and additional fees will apply.

Confirmation letters include only the event title, dates, location, payment confirmation of registration fees, and that you are a presenter if applicable.

If you are denied a visa, we will provide you with a full refund as long as we are notified before Wednesday, March 21, 2018. Attendees are advised to apply for a visa as early as possible.

Submit your Visa Letter Request Application using the button below.

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