How to Obtain DDW Credentials
Members of the working press are welcome at DDW®. All scientific and poster sessions are open to reporters including plenary sessions, symposia, research and clinical fora. Access to ticketed sessions is on a space-available basis. Media registration is free.
Step 1: Register
Media registration is open.
Step 2: Provide Credentials
News articles or posts, a business card from a media organization, or letter of assignment on media organization letterhead can serve as credentials. If available electronically, please include your credentials with your on-line registration. Credentials can be emailed. You can also fax your credentials to 301-652-2099.
If you need to mail your credentials, send to:
c/o DDW Administration
4930 Del Ray Avenue
Bethesda, MD 20814
Step 3: Pick Up Your Press Badge
A press badge must be worn to gain access to DDW sessions, the exhibit floor and the DDW Newsroom. Only journalists who have presented press credentials to DDW Administration will receive a press badge. Press badges will be distributed on site in the DDW Newsroom, Room N427bc at McCormick Place.
DDW Newsroom Hours:
- Friday, May 5: Noon – 5:30 p.m. CT
- Saturday, May 6 – Tuesday, May 9: 7:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. CT