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LOCATION

La Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México developed a scientific, academic and cultural Campus in Juriquilla, Querétaro. The Neurobiology Institute was the first to establish and in this Campus the 4th Symposium on Physiology and Pathology of Neuroglia will take place (October 3-4, 2022) at Centro Académico Cultural (CAC). Please click to the weblink to access the map of the Campus, you will also find the location of the Campus through a google maps weblink: http://www.campusjuriquilla.unam.mx/cac/index.php/contacto/

HOW TO ARRIVE

Air Travel
Queretaro is accessible by the Intercontinental Airport of Querétaro. The airport is located 32 km from the city. Approximately 45-minute drive (40 km) to the Neurobiology Institute. Taxicab service is available at the front door of the airport. Taxi fares from the airport to the Neurobiology Institute and hotels are based on trip distance and may vary.
Additionally, Queretaro is accessible by the Intercontinental Airport of Mexico City. Bus transportation is offered daily, to and from Queretaro Bus Station (around 3h trip). For more information, visit primeraplus.com.mx

Ground Transportation
Bus Station of Queretaro: Approximately 25-minute drive (22 km) to the Neurobiology Institute. Taxicab service is available at the front door of the bus station. Taxi fares from the bus station to the Neurobiology Institute and hotels are based on trip distance and may vary.

Taxis: Taxicabs are easily accessible at the Neurobiology Institute, hotels, and other downtown locations and attractions.

Parking:
On-site private vehicle parking is available at the Campus UNAM-Juriquilla. Parking lot is within walking distance of the main auditorium (CAC) where the symposia will take place.

UNIVERSITY

UNAM-INB
Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, also known by its initials UNAM, is the main public research university in México. UNAM has a protagonic role in the history and development of México and it is recognized as one of the largest Universities in thew world. The main campus is located in México city, but multiple campuses are distributed in different states of the country. Moreover, there are campuses abroad in USA and Europe. UNAM is committed with the access to education and development of research and cultural activities. UNAM represents a space of freedom where tolerance, respect and discussion of ideas are promoted.
The Institute of Neurobiology (INB) and the National School of Superior Studies (ENES) are part of the Campus located in Juriquilla, Querétaro, Qro. INB develops research on the nervous system, from the molecular and cellular to the cognitive and behavioral levels, by using cutting edge techniques. The Neurobiology Center was founded in 1993 and it was later recognized as Institute of Neurobiology (2002). INB is commited with education and it has a M.D. program in Neurobiology and two Ph. D. programs: in Biomedical Sciences and in Psychology. On the other hand, ENES offers a Bs program in Neuroscience.

Lodging

Hotel Aloft

UNAM Price for the Symposium: $1,357

Bedroom: Double

Four Points

UNAM Price for the Symposium: $1,249

Bedroom: Double

Mision Juriquilla

UNAM Price for the Symposium: $1,386

Bedroom: Double

Breakfast included

Mision Juriquilla

UNAM Price for the Symposium: $1,215

Bedroom: Single

Breakfast included

* The prices are quoted in national currency (mexican pesos). This is a special price offered to Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM). Please refer to UNAM price when you place your reservation.