Hotel Information

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The 2022 New Directions in Muscle Biology and Disease Conference will be held in the Westin Ft.Lauderdale Beach Resort, Ft.Lauderdale, FL .

Our room block with the discounted rate is now full. The hotel does still have rooms available in our room block (so you will get the perks listed below such as free wifi in the meeting space) but at a higher rate. If you still need to book a room please email Stephannette McFarlane at Please make sure to mention you are associated with the New Directions Conference so you are added to our block. Feel free to copy or contact if you need additional assistance.

The Westin Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort

321 North Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd.; Fort Lauderdale Florida 33304; USA
+1 954-467-1111

We ask that conference participants book hotel accommodations at the Westin Ft. Lauderdale Beach Resort. A discounted rate has been negotiated for our conference and we can incur penalty if our room commitment is not met. We have also negotiated a waived resort fee and complimentary guest and meeting room Wi-Fi, only available to our New Directions guests staying at the hotel. Additionally, our discounted room rate will be available to you 3 days pre and post our event if you would like to stay awhile longer. Please identify yourself as a “New Directions” participant for the discounted conference rate and benefits.

From the hotel: The Westin Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort invites you to experience oceanfront tranquility and unparalleled service. Settle in to one of our redesigned rooms and suites, many of which offer ocean views; satisfy cravings with the healthful options from our 24-hour in-room dining menu, and sleep well on the iconic Westin Heavenly┬« Bed. Additional amenities at our resort include the peaceful Heavenly Spa by Westin™, as well as Mexican fare at Pablo Salas’ Lona Cocina Tequileria, a hearty breakfast at Tinta and poolside dining at Waves Bar & Grill. Stroll across our skywalk to the beach and shop on Las Olas Boulevard while you’re with us. An empowering experience awaits you at The Westin Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort.