The 2nd Pittsburgh Rust Belt Microbiome Conference


November 3 – 4, 2022


University Club at the University of Pittsburgh

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Hotel Information

A block of rooms at a discount rate have been secured at the Wyndham Pittsburgh University Center and Hilton Garden Inn Pittsburgh University Place. Reservations may be made using the following links:

Wyndham Pittsburgh University Center
100 Lytton Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Booking link

Hilton Garden Inn Pittsburgh University Place
3454 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Booking link

Childcare Information

The University Club is centrally located among other academic and medical institutions, offering over 8 NAEYC Accredited Child Care programs between them. Options and information regarding these child care facilities can be found in the links below: 


Transportation to/from the airport

Port Authority bus:  Catch the 28X Airport Flyer at door #6 in the baggage claim area.  The bus runs at 30 minute intervals directly from the airport to the conference site and lodging options listed. $2.75 (exact change required), $2.50 with a ConnectCard (available at the airport).

  • Supershuttle: Shared van about $35 for a single passenger.
  • Taxi: Takes 35+ minutes, cost about $55
  • Yellow Cab: (412) 321-8100
  • zTrip: (412) 777-7777
  • Uber & Lyft