Travel Information

Hotel

ICHPS 2018 will be held at the Charleston Marriott Hotel. A limited number of rooms will be available at a negotiated group rate if booked by December 12, 2017.

Charleston Marriott Hotel

Charleston Marriott Hotel
170 Lockwood Boulevard
Charleston, SC 29403

Single/Double Rate: $139

  • The ASA-negotiated rate includes complimentary internet in guestrooms.
  • Hotel room rates are subject to applicable state and local taxes, which are currently 13.5%, and a $1 destination fee per room per night.

Reserve a room online or call the hotel reservation line at (843) 723-3000. Reference the “ASA 12th International Conference on Health Policy Statistics” to receive the group rate.

Local Information

As Charleston has evolved, it has become more cosmopolitan while retaining its human scale and unique southern culture. The visual and performing arts scene is a vibrant and integral part of Charleston life. Shopping is also considered an art form, with the city earning a fashion-forward reputation. In short, you’ll find many amenities usually associated with larger cities, but accompanied by our genuine hospitality.

Some of our favorite places to visit in Charleston include the following:

  • The Battery and White Pointe Gardens – Charleston peninsula
  • Rainbow Row – iconic view in Charleston
  • Charleston City Market – downtown for tourist shopping
  • South Carolina Aquarium – end of Calhoun Street
  • Riley Waterfront Park – downtown on the Harbor – Cooper River side
  • Joseph Riley Baseball Park – beautiful views on the marsh, owned by Bill Murray
  • King Street for shopping, eating, and drinking

Charleston is also home to a celebrated dining scene that is dynamic and ever expanding. With a steady supply of James Beard Award–winning chefs, restaurants push each other to new heights on a nightly basis—resulting in more tantalizing dining options for you!

For a more comprehensive list of things to do while in Charleston, check out the following websites:
Charleston.com
Charleston Convention Bureau
U.S. News & World Report
Tripadvisor.com

Getting There

Flights
With 130+ daily arrivals and departures, including nonstop flights to/from 13 metropolitan areas, Charleston is easy to reach. Carriers include Delta, US Airways, Southwest, JetBlue, United, and American Airlines. Learn about Charleston International Airport.

Train
Charleston also can be reached via Amtrak. Visit the Amtrak website for station and schedule information.

Key Dates

  • November 10, 2017
    Registration Deadline for All Session Presenters
  • November 30, 2017
    Early Registration Deadline
  • December 1, 2017
    Regular Registration (increased fees apply)
  • December 12, 2017
    Hotel Reservations Close
  • January 10, 2018 – January 12, 2018
    ICHPS 2018 in Charleston, SC