2019 Regional Meeting

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October 24-25, 2019

Hosted by the Campus Health Center at Wayne State University

Conference Site

The 2019 Regional Annual Meeting will be held at the Student Center Building, located on the center of the beautiful, urban Wayne State University Campus.

Accommodations

Atheneum Suite Hotel

Located in the heart of Greektown, Atheneum Suite Hotel is offering conference goers a special rate of $139.00 per Deluxe Suite, plus 15% tax.  Reduced valet parking charge of $12.00 per night. 

To make a reservation, please call 800-772-2323. Inform them that you are attending the MACHA Conference at Wayne State University to get the group rate. To ensure you get a room at this rate, please reserve by July 23, 2019. There will be limited rooms available from July 23 up until September 23, 2019. After September 23, 2019 any remaining rooms will be released, and your group rate will not be available. 

Atheneum Suite Hotel is a 10-minute drive from Wayne State University. The free hotel shuttle is available to take guests to WSU, however, it is for all hotel guests, so please allow yourself extra time. See additional transportation options below.

Inn on Ferry Street

Located in the East Ferry Street Historic District of Midtown Detroit, The Inn on Ferry Street sets the standard for elegant guest quarters and dedicated service. Just steps from the state’s finest museums and Wayne State University, the Inn is a relaxing change of pace from the standard business hotel. 

Rates range from $149-199 plus tax.  Parking is included.

To make a reservation, please call the front desk (313-871-6000) or email reservations@innonferrystreet.com. Inform them that you are attending the MACHA Conference at Wayne State University to get the group rate. To ensure you get a room at this rate, please reserve by 12:00PM on September 11, 2019. After September 11, 2019 any remaining rooms will be released, and your group rate will not be available. 

The Inn on Ferry is a 7-minute walk from Wayne State University. The free hotel shuttle is available to take guests to WSU, however, it is for all hotel guests, so please allow yourself extra time. See additional transportation options below.

Detroit Marriott at the Renaissance Center

Located in the heart of downtown Detroit, the Detroit Marriott at the Renaissance Center is offering conference goers a special rate of $209-229 per night, plus tax. 

To make a reservation, please call go to: 

https://book.passkey.com/go/MidAmericaCollegeHealthAssoc

If you need to make a reservation over the phone, please call (877) 901-6632. Inform them that you are attending the MACHA Conference at Wayne State University to get the group rate. To ensure you get a room at this rate, please reserve by October 2, 2019. After which, any remaining rooms will be released, and the group rate will not be available. 

Detroit Marriott at the Renaissance Center is a 10-minute drive from Wayne State University. See transportation options below.

Conference Schedule at a Glance

Coming Soon!

Registration Information

Online registration will be available in May 2019. Onsite registration will be available at the conference.

Travel & Transportation

Traveling to Detroit

Fly into DTW: Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport

Take the train to Detroit: Amtrak, 11 West Baltimore Avenue, Detroit, MI 48202 (a few min walk to WSU)

Take the bus to Detroit: Detroit Greyhound Bus Station, 1001 Howard St, Detroit, MI 48226

 

Parking on WSU Campus

Coming soon

 

Getting from the Hotel to WSU

Sponsorship Information

The Mid-America College Health Association has numerous sponsorship opportunities for the Regional Annual Meeting held at Wayne State University.

Sponsorship Information Packet

For more information, please contact Karen Huyghe, Conference Planning Chair, at macha@nursingpracticecorporation.com.