Children's National Research and Innovation Campus
About the Campus
The Children's National Research and Innovation Campus, located on a 12-acre portion of the former Walter Reed Army Medical Center in the northwest section of Washington, D.C., is the nation's first innovation campus focused on pediatric research
There, Virginia Tech and Children's National researchers collaborate to develop novel treatments for cancer.
Address: 7144 13th Pl NW, Washington, DC 20012
By train: Amtrak rail service is available daily between Roanoke and Union Station in Washington, D.C. From Union Station, take the Red Line Metro toward Glenmont to the Takoma station. The campus is a 20-minute walk or a 5-minute ride-share trip from the station.
By air: From Reagan National Airport, take the Yellow Line Metro to Gallery Place, and the Red Line to Takoma Station. The campus is a 20-minute walk or a 5-minute ride-share trip from the station.
Parking: If you drive, parking is available on campus in an LED-lit, 975-space garage.
Where to Stay
Health Sciences and Technology maintains a pair of furnished, two bedroom apartments near the research and innovation campus. The apartments, at The Vale, located at 6800 Georgia Ave N.W., are available on a first come, first served basis to students, faculty, and staff staying at least a week while engaged in university business. First priority is given to graduate students.
To stay in one of the apartments, contact Student Engagement and Program Coordinator Nichole Robertson, email@example.com, for more information, to check availablility, and to complete the occupancy information sheet required by apartment management.