Hotel & Travel


The Doubletree Hotel Birmingham, perfectly located in the vibrant Southside in the heart of downtown Birmingham, is adjacent to the University of Alabama in Birmingham campus, only two blocks from UAB Medical Center, and within walking distance of the antique shops, eclectic dining, and exciting nightlife in Five Points South Historic District. Birmingham International Airport (BHM) is a quick 20 minutes to the east. Address: 808 South 20th Street, Birmingham, AL, 35205 Phone: (205) 933-9000 Fax: (205) 933-0920 Website:


The hotel room rate for 2013 is $105 per night. Visit or call 205-933-9000. Please be sure to use group code “AB1″. The deadline for reserving a room at the ALABA rate is September 21.

There will be free Wi-Fi access for all conference attendees in the main foyer area.


Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport (BHM) Distance: 7.1 miles – Approximate Travel Time: 13 minutes Montgomery Regional Airport (MGM) Distance: 96.4 miles – Approximate Travel Time: 1 hour, 35 minutes Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) Distance: 156 miles – Approximate Travel Time: 2 hours, 35 minutes