Linking Upstream Determinants to Downstream Interventions — Targeting Health Disparities & Health Equity

Conference Venue and Lodging

Lodging Discount Deadline: 03/19/2019 (5:00 PM Central)

All events for the 12th Health Disparities Conference will convene at the Sheraton New Orleans Hotel in New Orleans, Louisiana. The Sheraton is also the host hotel for lodging. Attendees are responsible for their own expenses related to travel, parking, lodging, and any other incidental charges.

Sheraton New Orleans Hotel
500 Canal Street
New Orleans, LA 70130
Reservations: 888.627.7033
(Reference the Xavier University 12th Health Disparities Conference.)
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Group Standard Room Rates and Policies

Lodging Discount Deadline: 03/19/2019 (5:00 PM Central)

The following group room rates are subject to applicable state and local taxes (currently 14% plus $3.00 occupancy tax and 1.75% tourism assessment per room per night) in effect at the time of check-in. Rates may be available 3 days prior and 3 days after the Event Dates based on availability and at the discretion of the hotel.

Single / Double Occupancy
Run of House
Triple Occupancy
Run of House
Quadruple Occupancy
Run of House

A valid credit card is required to hold each individual's reservation. Such guarantee shall serve to confirm the reservation for the date(s) indicated. Cancellations will be accepted without penalty if notice is received at least seventy-two (72) hours prior to arrival and a cancellation number is obtained. One night's room and tax will be charged if cancellation is received within seventy-two (72) hours of arrival.

An early departure fee of one night's room and tax will apply if a group attendee checks out prior to the confirmed checkout date.

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Driving Directions and Ground Transportation

From East

  • Take Interstate 10 West to the Canal Street Exit #235B
  • Turn right on Canal Street.
  • The hotel is about 10 blocks down on the right side (at the corner of Camp Street).

From North

  • From the Causeway exit, take Interstate 10 East to the New Orleans Business District.
  • Continue to the Poydras Street exit.
  • Follow Poydras Street for approximately 8 blocks.
  • Turn left on Camp Street.
  • Continue on Camp Street for approximately 3 blocks.
  • The hotel will be on the right.

From Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport

  • Take Interstate 10 East to the New Orleans Business District.
  • Continue on to the Poydras Street Exit.
  • Continue down Poydras Street to Camp Street.
  • Turn left on Camp Street.
  • Go 3 blocks and the hotel will be on the right side on the corner of Camp and Canal.

From South

  • Take Highway 90 to the Westbank Expressway.
  • Proceed on the Westbank Expressway to the Crescent City Connection (approximately 10 miles).
  • From the right lane, exit at Camp Street (8 red lights).
  • Turn right on Canal Street.

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Valet parking service is available on a first come first serve basis (spaces are limited and oversized vehicles are not permitted). Vehicles are secured in a covered garage adjacent to the hotel.

This hotel does not provide shuttle service. You may reserve a shared ride service between the Sheraton New Orleans Hotel and Louis Armstrong International Airport through New Orleans Airport Shuttle. Rates are $24pp one way / $44pp roundtrip. Call 504-522-3500 for information or make reservations online at least 24 hours prior to your flight departure time at: Sheraton New Orleans Hotel Airport Shuttle.

Taxis are available outside of baggage claim and the average fare to the Hotel is $28. For more ground transportation options please visit the Louis Armstrong International website.

The hotel is also located right on the Streetcar line. Streetcars provide transit along Canal Street and up St. Charles Avenue. Cost: $1.25.

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Valet parking service only is available to hotel guests, and self-parking is not available on the premises. Vehicles are secured in a covered garage adjacent to the hotel. Due to limited space and height restrictions parking is available on a first-come-first-served basis and cannot accommodate oversized vehicles.

Overnight guest rate is $46 + tax. Parking rates are subject to change.

Valet parking is provided by PMS, LLC.