Annual GAP Conference 2013

Houston, April 3 - 5, 2013

The 2013 conference was a great success drawing in over 600 attendees from 29 countries.  Thank you for your continued support and participation.  We look forward to seeing everyone again in May for the GAP 2014 Conference hosted by Yonsei Cancer Center in Seoul, Korea.

Global Academic Programs  

Conference Venue:    

MD Anderson Cancer Center, Mid Campus-Building 1 (1MC)
7007 Bertner Avenue, Houston, Texas 77030
Global Academic Programs Office - 713-745-4438

GAP 2013 Conference mobile app: 

GAP 2013 Conference FYI for all participants

Program Information and Poster Session:

Hotel and Transportation Information:

Houston Marriott at the Texas Medical Center
6580 Fannin St., Houston, TX 77030
Phone Numbers:  Toll Free  1 (800) 228-9290, Local  1-713-796-0080, Fax  1-713-770-8100
Marriott Worldwide Reservations - click herefor additional toll-free phone numbers
Reservations:  Marriott reservations online

Available Dates:
Start Date      End Date       Room Type       Single          Double
3/29/2013      4/07/2013      Standard           $269.00      $269.00

Other hotel options:

Wyndham HoustonMedical Center Hotel and Suites *
6800 Main Street, Houston, Texas  77030
Phone Number:  713-528-7744
Contact:  Jolie Valencia
Reservations:  Please email Jolie Valencia, and reference “MD Anderson, GAP Conference”
MD Anderson GAP 2013   Rate:  Deluxe room two queen beds with kitchenette at $134.00 or the Junior suite king bed with kitchenette at $139.00. 
*Within walking distance of the Marriott (conference hotel).

Hotel-Extended Stay *
1301 S. Braeswood Blvd. (Corner of Bertner Avenue), Houston, Texas  77030
Phone Numbers:  713-794-0800 or 800-804-3724
Manager:  Al Garcia  
Reservations:  Please reference “GAP Conference” to receive a hotel reservation confirmation number.
MD Anderson GAP 2013 Conference Rate:  $79.00/Single/Queen Bed.  (If you require 2 beds, please email Al Garcia at
*Within walking distance of the Conference venue - Mid Campus 1 Building.

Hampton Inn & Suites Medical Center
1715 Old Spanish Trail, Houston, Texas  77054
Phone Number:  713-797-0040  Fax: 713-797-0094
Sales Manager:  Victoria Foster
Reservations:  via hotel website or by calling 713-797-0040  
Online Group Code:  “GAP” or reference “GAP Conference” when making reservations by phone
MD Anderson GAP 2013 Conference Rate:   $134.00
Room Block Deadline:  Friday, March 15, 2013

Please note that each hotel provides their own shuttle service to/from medical center locations on a first come, first serve basis so please check with your hotel and plan accordingly.  Thank you.