Building Pathways to a Brighter Future

Health Profession Opportunity Grants (HPOG) Program Annual Grantee Meeting



We anticipate two full of days of innovative and interactive plenary and breakout sessions. Thus, participants should plan to arrive on the evening of July 22 and should not select flights that are departing earlier than 7:30 p.m. on July 24.


Westin Alexandria Old Town
400 Courthouse Square
Alexandria, VA 22314
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Hotel Rooms

Hotel accommodations have been reserved at the Westin Alexandria Old Town at federal per diem for the nights of July 22 and 23. A limited number of rooms have been reserved for the night of July 24 for those who are unable to secure a return flight on the last day of the meeting. Please contact the hotel directly to reserve your room. You are responsible for all hotel costs and will be asked to provide a credit card to cover expenses.

Deadline for Hotel Room Reservations: Monday, June 24, 2019

Online Reservations: Book your group rate for the 2019 Health Profession Opportunity Grants (HPOG) Annual Meeting

Hotel Reservations by Phone: Call 1-866-837-4210 and mention the name of the meeting to receive the group rate.

Total Room Rate: $169 + 14.5% tax (Single occupancy)

If you experience any difficulty when making your reservation, please contact the hotel directly at 703-253-8600.

Travel Information

The closest airport to the Westin Alexandria Old Town is the Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA); however, Baltimore-Washington International Airport (BWI) and Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) also serve the Washington, DC area.

Please make arrangements to fly into Ronald Reagan National Airport:

Transportation to the Hotel from Airports and Amtrak

LocationDistanceTaxi Fare
Ronald Reagan National Airport 17 minutes (4.5 miles) $30
Washington Dulles International Airport 41 minutes (30 miles) $75
Baltimore Washington International Airport 54 minutes (41 miles) $90
Union Station 24 minutes (13 miles) $40

Super Shuttle: To book a reservation, visit the website at or call 1-800-258-3826.

Hotel Shuttle: The Westin Alexandria Old Town provides a complimentary shuttle within a 2-mile radius - to include King Street Metro Station, Eisenhower Metro Station, King Street Amtrak Station and Old Town Alexandria (for dining and shopping). Service runs every day from 7am to 10pm.

Metrorail service from Ronald Reagan National Airport to the King Street Metro Station will be suspended over the dates of the meeting. To offset this inconvenience, Metrorail is providing complimentary bus rides to transport travelers from the airport to the King Street Metro Station. Travelers should take the Blue Line Shuttle from the airport that runs every 5 minutes during peak hours Monday-Friday (5:30 am to 9:30 am and 3:00 pm to 7:00 pm)— and every 10-12 minutes all other times.

The hotel offers a complimentary shuttle between the King Street Metro Station and the hotel. Please contact the hotel (703-253-8600) upon arrival at the Station to request pick up. The shuttle runs until 10pm daily.

Only valet parking is available on site for $16 daily and $36 overnight.

In-house restaurant: Trademark, 6:30 a.m.–11:00 p.m. Starbucks, 6:30 a.m.–6:00 p.m.

The Westin Alexandria is in walking distance to several dining options. Please click here for the local restaurant list.