CONFERENCE Location and transportation

Location: Brigham and Women's Hospital

The BWH building the conference will be held in: 

Hale Building for Transformative Medicine

Address: 60 Fenwood Road, Boston, MA 02115. 

Click the button below to view detailed information about the Hale Building for Transformative Medicine. This link will give you MBTA information as well as parking information and directions:


Parking INFO & Directions to Hale Building


80 Francis Street garage 


60 Fenwood Building Parking Garage

*Click the button below for BWH information on each garage

Parking rates are the same for both garages.

Directions from 60 Fenwood Building Parking Garage to Hale Building

-Take parking garage elevator to main floor

Please note- The website says the 60 Fenwood building parking garage is patients only, but there are plenty of empty employee parking spots that are available on the weekend.  If you do choose to park in an empty employee spot, you can use this elevator to get to the main lobby of the building. 

Directions from 80 Francis Street Garage to Hale Building

-The 80 Francis street garage allows you to exit onto Francis street

-Turn right and walk towards Binney Street

-Turn right onto Binney Street, walk down the hill, then turn left onto Fenwood Road towards Vining Street 

-You will need to cross the road to enter the Hale Building for Transformative Medicine (aka 60 Fenwood Road) on the right  

-Do NOT enter the Shapiro Cardiovascular Center


Enter the Hale Building Main Entrance (60 Fenwood Rd)

-Walk straight ahead and veer right at the elevators

-Take elevator CAR 90 to the 3rd floor (you do not need badge access from this elevator)

-If you wish to check in, there will be a guest list at the information desk and security can badge you up to the 3rd floor

-Turn right out of the elevator

-Walk to the end of the hallway and turn right into the Hale Conference Room




Located by Boston's city center, the hotel is a 5 minute drive or 20 minute walk to Brigham and Women's Hospital. The Hilton Homewood Suites is also a 5 minute walk from Boston's MBTA transit system's Brookline Village stop. The hotel's all-suite hotel provides easy access other world class hospitals as well, including Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston Children's Hospital, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School in the Longwood Medical Area. PANE/MAPA are arranging for a possible free daily shuttle service to and from BWH for transit to and from the PANE conference each day.

This hotel is located just minutes from Logan Airport and top Boston businesses and attractions. Watch a Major League Baseball game or take a tour at Fenway Park, just two stops on the subway from the hotel. PANE/MAPA are planning on taking advantage of our time in Boston with a possible Red Sox game Friday evening. Explore the historic Freedom Trail and Public Garden in downtown Boston or shop and dine at Prudential Center and Faneuil Hall Marketplace.

Every room at this hotel is a suite, all with king beds. Other features include complimentary WiFi, fold-out sofa bed and kitchenette. Upgrade to a two-bedroom suite for even more space if you are traveling/rooming with a colleague, friends, or family.

Convenient onsite facilities include an outdoor grill, indoor saltwater pool, fitness center with PreCor® equipment and a meeting room, perfect for small meetings or events. Enjoy an after-conference cocktail in the inviting hotel cafe/bar or visit restaurants and shops within a seven-minute walk from the hotel.

**PANE/MAPA meeting attendees get a special discounted rate. 

When booking, call 1-617-232-1487  and ask for the PANE/MAPA discounted room rate by March 26th. This hotel may fill up quickly due to the location and other events in Boston on this same weekend, so we suggest booking as soon as you're committed to attending the conference.

ROOM RATE: $199/night for a studio suite with pull out sofa.

Room rates are subject to all state and local taxes (currently 11.7%)

To book with the room rate online, click the box to the right or the link below:

To book by phone, call 1-617-232-1487 and ask the hotel for "in-house" reservations 

or contact Christina Stonkus at 857-576-6417, E-mail 

*The above information is derived from the Hilton Homewood Suites- Brookline hotel website.


Check-in: 3:00 pm

Check-out: 12:00 pm

Location: : 0.9 miles from Brigham and Women's Hospital

Smoking: Non-Smoking
Please ask the Front Desk for locations of designated outdoor smoking areas.

Parking: Self parking: $35.00 ($ 35.00 per day)

Valet: $35.00 (35.00 per day)

Pets: Service animals allowed: Yes 

Pets allowed: No

Room Rate: $199/night for a studio suite with pull out sofa.  

 *Discount for PANE/MAPA attendees Pathologists' Assistants of New England

*Room rates are subject to all state and local taxes (currently 11.7%)

To book your room for the PANE conference, call 1-617-232-1487  and ask "in-house" reservations for the PANE/MAPA discounted room rate.

Or contact our group's Hilton contact person directly:

Christina Stonkus  

Director of Sales  Homewood Suites by Hilton® Boston Brookline-Longwood Medical  111 Boylston Street |Brookline, MA 02445 Hotel 

Direct 857-576-6417



FRIDAY APRIL 26th at 7:10 PM

Boston Red Sox vs. Tampa Bay Rays at Fenway Park

After lectures wrap up for the day, a group of 20 attendees will head to Fenway Park for a Red Sox game. Feel free to bring a change of clothes to the conference on Friday if you would like to walk straight from BWH to Fenway together  (20 minute walk) and get a bite to eat along the way. 

Tickets are $50 each and held for those who indicated their interest on their registration forms (no commitment). If you have interest, let us know when you sign into the conference on Friday.

Please download the Red Sox info (files are  linked below) for more information. Click the link below for information about Fenway Park (directions, parking, etc.)

Please e-mail to get on the list for tickets if you have not indicated interest already. 

Download PANE/MAPA Red Sox Game Outing Information Here:


CASUAL Hotel Evening SOcial

For those who are in town Thursday evening:

The Hilton Homewood Suites is offering a casual complementary evening social from 5:00-7:00 pm for hotel guests. Everyone is welcome to gather here at this time and utilize the lounge area and hotel bar (all conference attendees- whether or not you are staying at Hilton Homewood Suites, we can all gather here together).  Beer, wine, and cocktails are available for purchase at the hotel bar.  Complementary small plates offered to hotel guests will be served in the lobby area adjacent to the lounge. The menu items are chicken tenders, soup, and salad.

Hilton Homewood Suites Brookline/Longwood

Hotel address: 111 Boylston St, Brookline, MA 02445


At around 6:45-7:00 pm, everyone is welcome to head to the Ellis Room. The Ellis Room offers casual dining, cocktails, and live music. The Ellis room is a 6 minute walk from the hotel and a 5 minute drive from Brigham & Women's Hospital.

The Ellis Room is located INSIDE Magnolia Smokehouse. 

6 Harvard Square, Brookline, MA 02445

The Ellis Room is located in a "speakeasy" type location. You must enter through Magnolia Smokehouse, walk to the left and go downstairs.

Street (meter) parking.