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Duke University School of Medicine - Trent Semans Center for Health Education

  • 8 Searle Center Drive, Duke University Medical Center
  • Durham, NC 27710
  • Primary: (919) 684-8033
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The Mary Duke Biddle Trent Semans Center for Health Education is the first new home for medical education at Duke since 1930. The six-story, 104,000-square-foot health education building opened to students in January, 2013.
The facility is centrally located on the medical center campus, close to Duke University Hospital, laboratory and research buildings, medical clinics, the Duke Cancer Center and the Duke Medicine Pavilion.

  • Miles To Convention Center: 2.40
  • Miles to RDU Airport: 16.6
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  • Wheelchair/Disabled Access Comments: ADA Accessible. Parking for the Trent Semans Center can be found in the Duke Medicine Circle Parking Garage I on Trent Drive.
  • Public Restrooms - Disabled Access: Accessible without assistance
Duke University School of Medicine - Trent Semans Center for Health Education Meeting Facility
  • # of Rooms: 8
  • Theatre Capacity: 380
  • Classroom Capacity: 40
  • Description: The Trent Semans Center has conference rooms, classrooms and the Great Hall available for meetings and special events. All rooms are booked through the 25Live (use Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox) campus booking system. A signed contract is then required to complete the reservation. Please see the Policies & Procedures page prior to submitting your request. Rooms available are listed below. Medical School education events have priority in the building. Rooms are fully wired multimedia spaces with presentation and teleconference capabilities. List of University room schedulers: https://registrar.duke.edu/25live/25live-rooms-and-schedulers Room rental Costs: 1-2 hours, $100/hr., up to 4 hours - $250, more than 4 hours - $500 Tour the building at: https://medschool.duke.edu/about-us/facilities/trent-semans-center/tour-building
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Meeting Facility Rooms
Great Hall
Great Hall-A (75600150A)
Great Hall-B (75600150B)
Great Hall-C (75600150C)
Classroom 4 (75604067)
Classroom 4B/C (75604074)
Classroom 4B
Classroom 4C
Durham Convention & Visitors Bureau
212 W Main St #101
Durham, NC 27701 USA
Phone: (919) 687-0288
Toll Free: (800) 446-8604