Friday March 10, 2017 from 7:30 AM to 5:00 PM EST
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4-H Conference Center 
7100 Connecticut Ave.
Chevy Chase, MD 20815

Driving Directions 


The 4H Conference Center is located on 12 acres in upscale Chevy Chase, MD. Directions can be obtained at: http://4hcenter.org/events/transportation-directions/#!maps-directions.

The Conference Center has complimentary on-site parking.

The closest Metro station is the Friendship Heights Metro Station (toward Shady Grove) on the Red Line. 

A map of the Metro system is available at the following website: http://4hcenter.4-h.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2016/05/MetroMap.pdf?_ga=1.244545605.1353559567.1475514546 .

From the Friendship Heights Metro Station take Metrobus L*, Ride-on #1 or #11 to the National 4-H Conference Center. Metro bus maps are available at the following website: http://4hcenter.4-h.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2016/05/Metrobus-Map.pdf?_ga=1.214047063.1353559567.1475514546.



Cindy van Dijk 
AMWA-MidAtlantic Chapter 

AMWA-MidAtlantic Chapter Conference 2017 

Registration Fees and Policies

The Registration fee is $200 for AMWA members and $225 for non-members*. The conference registration fee includes breakfast, open sessions, roundtables, buffet lunch, and snacks.

*If you are not an AMWA member, you can obtain the AMWA member fee by joining before registering.

Important Dates

Online Registration opens

November 10, 2016

Deadline for conference cancellation with partial refund

March 3, 2017

Last day to register on-line before on-site registration

March 5, 2017

On-site registration rate applies

March 6, 2017


Cancellation and Refund Policy

Conference cancellation requests must be received in writing no less than 1 week prior to the scheduled event. Refunds, less a non-transferrable $25 registration cancellation fee, will be distributed only to individuals who cancel in writing 1 week or more before the scheduled event. No refunds or credits will be given for failure to attend, late arrival, unattended events, or early departure.


Forms of payment that are accepted include Visa, Master Card, American Express, and debit cards.

Registration for Events

For events where reservations are required (e.g., Open sessions and Roundtables), you must reserve your space during the registration process. Reservations will be made on a first-come, first-served basis.

Registration Questions

If you have questions regarding your registration, please email Heidi Rosvold-Brenholtz (Heidi@HealthyEdit.com) or Cindy van Dijk (cvandijk2@aol.com). For program or other AMWA-MAC Conference questions, please contact Cindy van Dijk at cvandijk2@aol.com.

Confirmation and Receipt

An automatic email will be sent to confirm registration and provide a receipt.


4-H Conference Center | 7000 Connecticut Avenue | Chevy Chase, MD | (301) 961-2687

Reservations can be made by calling the 4-H Conference Center Front Desk at 301-961-2801. Please give them the Booking number 350953 under AMERICAN MEDICAL WRITERS ASSN-Mid Atlantic Chapter.  The rate is $149.00 per night plus 6% MD tax. There is limited availability.