Parking on the UW-Madison Campus
The Symposium will take place in the Health Sciences Learning Center, 750 Highland Avenue, Madison, WI and McArdle Laboratory for Cancer Research, located in Wisconsin Institutes for Medical Research, 1111 Highland Avenue.  The nearest parking locations can be found at:  University Bay Drive Ramp (Lot 76), and the UW Hospital Ramp.  Click on to see a campus map with the Symposium location in red.  The map will also show locations of public parking on campus. Select “Show me… Public Parking” and locations will appear. Click on any “P” for details of that location, including realtime availability.   

By Plane
The Dane County Regional Airport is located four miles northeast of downtown Madison.  Please visit for more information.
You may also fly into Milwaukee’s General Mitchell International Airport ( or Chicago’s O’Hare or Midway Airports ( and continue to Madison via bus.

By Bus
From Chicago:  The Van Galder bus line runs several times daily from both O’Hare and Midway Airports.  Travel time is between three and four hours.  Please call (800) 747-0994 for fare and schedule information or visit

From Milwaukee:  The Badger Coach Bus Line runs 6 trips daily from Milwaukee’s General Mitchell International Airport directly to the University of Wisconsin Chazen Museum.  Travel time is approximately two hours.  Please call (877) 292-8259 for fare and schedule information or visit

Greyhound buslines also run to Madison.  Please call (800) 231-2222 for fare and schedule information, or visit

By Car
Madison lies about 150 miles northwest of Chicago (three hour drive), 75 miles west of Milwaukee (1.5 hour drive) and 270 miles southeast of Minneapolis (four hour drive).  For driving directions, try Mapquest (

By Taxi
Below are some listings of taxi cab companies in Madison.
Union Cab:  (608) 242-2000 or
Madison Taxi:  (608) 255-8294 or
Green Cab:  (608) 255-1234 or  

The following web sites contain additional information regarding travel to and from the Madison Conference Site: or