Twenty-First Annual Conference on Civil War Medicine

Philadelphia, PA

Double Tree by Hilton, Philadelphia- Valley Forge

301 West DeKalb Pike, King of Prussia, Pennsylvania, 19406, USA TEL: 1-610-337-1200

The National Museum of Civil War Medicine has assembled an impressive panel of prominent historians, authors and medical professionals to speak on a wide variety of topics at this year’s Conference.  Philadelphia has long been considered the Birthplace of American Medicine and is the forever linked to some of Civil War medicine’s luminaries; both Union and Confederate. It is the perfect location to look at medical history in this, the mid-point in our commemoration of the Civil War’s Sesquicentennial.

In addition to an outstanding collection of lectures, the Conference includes:

•             Special Pre- Conference Event

•             Friday Happy Hour at the Mütter Museum

•             Saturday Bus Tour

•             Dinner Saturday

•             Breakfast Saturday & Sunday                                                                                                    

•             Friday, Saturday & Sunday Lectures

•             Lunch Friday & Saturday

You can register on-line for the full conference by clicking the icon to the right, or, if you wish to register for conference events separately please call 301-695-1864, Ext. 11 or e-mail Availability is limited so please register early.  All conference fees include a $50 non-refundable booking fee. Registration prices will increase on September 15, 2013. We are unable to offer refunds for cancellations made after September 1, 2013.  Please note registration closes Friday, September 27, 2013 at 5:00pm

Hotel Reservations







Double Tree by Hilton Philadelphia- Valley Forge

301 West DeKalb Pike, King of Prussia, Pennsylvania, 19406
USA TEL: 1-610-337-1200

Special conference rates are $105 Thursday-Saturday for a single king bed or two double beds. The number of reserved rooms is limited, so make your reservations early. Click the “book online icon” to reserve your hotel room online at the special conference rate. Or call the Double tree at 610-337-1200 for reservations, when calling be sure to ask for the 21st Annual Conference on Civil War Medicine Group Rate.

Located on the West DeKalb Pike in King of Prussia, PA, the DoubleTree is a newly renovated hotel. Nearby attractions include the Court and the Plaza at the King of Prussia mall, golf courses, Historic Valley Forge National Park, QVC Studio Tours, and Philadelphia Premium Outlets. And it is just 25 minutes from downtown Philadelphia.

This full-service hotel features T. Burke’s, a restaurant that serves American cuisine for dinner from 4p.m. to 11p.m. Recreational amenities include a fitness center, a heated outdoor pool, and a complimentary shuttle service to local businesses, King of Prussia mall and surrounding restaurants. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available throughout the hotel.All guestrooms feature coffee/tea makers and irons/ironing boards. Guestrooms are all non-smoking.

We look forward to seeing you in Philadelphia!




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