Thursday November 12, 2020   |   Friday November 13, 2020
Drs. Sylvia & Richard Cruess Amphitheatre & Elspeth McConnell Atrium
Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre   
|   Montreal   |   Canada



Travel Info for Speakers and Conference Chairs

Please contact Ms. Jacqueline Brown at to book your hotel accomodations. A hotel confirmation number will be sent to you. Payment is arranged directly by the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC). Non-smoking rooms will be reserved unless requested otherwise.


Speakers are asked to make their own travel arrangements. Only Economy class will be reimbursed. Please review our travel guidlelines in the document below. 

Travel Guidelines for Visiting Speakers
Guidelines Travel for Visiting Speakers.pdf


Travel Info for Participants

There are a variety of hotels in downtown Montreal. A list of hotels affiliated with McGill University can be found here. Travel and hotel accomodations are the responsibility of each participant. Should you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us. Some useful resources have been compiled for your convenience below.



Getting Here and Useful Links

The RI-MUHC is a world-renowned biomedical and hospital research centre affiliated with the Faculty of Medicine at McGill University. It is located on the Glen campus of the McGill University Health Centre (MUHC).

The RI-MUHC is approximately a 10-15 minutes taxi ride from downtown Montreal and is easily accessible by public transit (Vendome metro station). Once you arrive at the RI-MUHC, the Research Institute is located in Block E. Block E is easily accessible by level S1 (metro level), just past the main hospital cafeteria.

RI-MUHC, Block E

1001 boul Décarie, Montreal, QC, H4A 3J1
RI-MUHC Google Map Link

  • Montreal Trudeau International Airport YUL - The airport is an approximate 30 minute taxi ride to downtown Montreal.
  • McGill Affiliated Hotels - There is a large selection of Montreal area hotels and Airbnbs to choose from with easy access to the RI-MUHC by either taxi or public transit.
  • 747 Express Bus between airport/downtown - The 747 express bus is available for travel between the airport and downtown Montreal. If you purchase a 3 day unlimited public transit fare at the airport, access to the 747 express bus is included in the purchase price.
  • Montreal Public Transit Metro Map and Fares.