Safety/Security Tips for Conference Attendees

Enhance your experience at the 13th Annual Pre-Award Research Administration Conference, by staying safe.

Below are some tips and recommendations while traveling and during your stay. 


Conference Hotel Address:

Mirage Las Vegas

3400 S. Las Vegas Blvd.

Las Vegas, NV 89109


In the case of a true medical emergency:

        Dial 76911 from a Hotel house phone

Dial 911 from your cell phone



Travel/Offsite Tips:

  • When leaving your hotel room, lock up valuables in safe or safety deposit box.
  • Do not carry your passport with you once you arrive. Lock up your passport in hotel safe. If you would like to have identification on you, make a copy of your passport.
  • Do not bring all your cash with you when you leave the hotel. Consider locking a portion in the hotel sleeping room safe or a safety deposit box. 
  • Provide your itinerary to someone back at home/office.
  • When leaving the hotel in the evening, place your conference badge in your purse or pocket. Leave your conference bag in your hotel room until you depart. 
  • Walk on well-lit and populated streets.
  • Avoid street solicitors and do not feel inclined to provide monetary fund. Feel comfortable saying "no." 
  • When carrying a purse, ensure it is being carried securely under your arm.



Hotel Safety:

  • Never leave your door ajar when stepping out of your hotel room.
  • Never write your hotel room number on your hotel key.
  • Do not answer the door without checking the peephole and asking who is there.
  • Evaluate the nearest exit from your hotel room and in conference meeting rooms.
  • Identify the nearest fire extinguishers on your hotel floor and in the meeting space.
  • While attending the NCURA conference or conference related events, please wear your name badge at all times. Should you lose your badge, inform the NCURA registration desk immediately.
  • Do not allow anyone access to use your name badge at any time. 
  • Should you find a name badge, return it to NCURA’s registration desk.
  • Fill out the emergency information on the back of your name badge.
  • Report any suspicious activity to hotel security, hotel management or an NCURA representative. 


Area Hospitals:

Sunrise Hospital & Medical Center/

Sunrise Children's Hosipital

3186 S. Maryland Parkway

Las Vegas, NV 89109


Desert Springs Hospital

2075 E. Flamingo Rd. 

Las Vegas, NV 89119


University Medical Center

1800 W. Charleston Blvd.

Las Vegas, NV 89102



*The Mirage & NCURA do not intend for this list to be an endorsement for particular medical providers, nor is it a guarantee/representation of the quality of care. 


Medical Clinics:

Healthcare Partners Medical Group

4880 S. Wynn Rd.

Las Vegas, NV 89103


UMC Quick Care 

4180 S. Rainbow Blvd. Ste. 810 

Las Vegas, NV 89103


Clark County Fire Station:


Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department: