Hotel and Travel

2020 Theology and Ethics Colloquium, "Ethics Beyond the Bedside"

March 11-13, 2020
Chase Park Plaza Royal Sonesta Hotel
St. Louis

Program/Site Accommodations

CHA's 2020 Theology and Ethics Colloquium will be held at the Chase Park Plaza Royal Sonesta Hotel, 212-232 North Kingshighway Blvd., St. Louis, MO 63108. A block of guest rooms has been reserved at the special group rate of $165 for a guest room which includes Wi-Fi. To reserve your room at the special group rate, call (314) 633-3000 and identify yourself as a CHA Colloquium attendee.

Your reservation must be made by Feb. 26, 2020, to receive the discounted rate. Check-in time is 4 p.m. and checkout time is before noon. Cancellation of individual room reservations must be made 72 hours (three business days) prior to your scheduled day of arrival to avoid being charged for the first night stay.

Room reservations need to be made separately through the Chase Park Plaza Royal Sonesta Hotel. Registering for the program does not guarantee room availability.

Reservation link: CHA Theology and Ethics Colloquium.

Airport Transportation

  • MetroLink light rail from the airport to the Central West End stop is $4 one way. Rates are subject to change. The lengthy walk from the MetroLink to the hotel is approximately 20 minutes, and there is uneven pavement in some places.Taxi fare from St. Louis Lambert  International Airport is approximately $38 each way — please allow 30 to 35 minutes.

Special Needs

If you have special physical or dietary needs, call Adele Gianino at (314) 253-3443.

Air Travel

For travel arrangements, please call CHA's travel provider, American Express, at (314) 253-3442, or email your request and identify yourself as a CHA Theology and Ethics Colloquium attendee. Registrants who purchase restrictive airfares are responsible for all penalties.

Cancellation Policy

To cancel your registration, contact the CHA Service Center, (800) 230-7823. To receive a full refund, you must cancel your registration no later than one week prior to start of the program — March 4. There is no charge for sending a substitute.


During the meeting, you may be photographed, videotaped and/or recorded by CHA staff or its designated contractor. By your attendance or participation at the meeting, you agree that CHA may photograph, copy, record and/or distribute in any such form your participation and involvement in any meeting session, activity or event. No persons or organizations other than CHA may photograph, audiotape or videotape any portion of the meeting without prior written permission of CHA.

The right to change speakers or to modify program content is reserved by CHA.

Additional Information

Contact the following individuals for additional information:

Program Content Brian Kane, Ph.D., (314) 253-3479 or Nathaniel Blanton Hibner, Ph.D., (314) 253-3469
Meeting Logistics  Adele Gianino, Meeting Planner
Program Registration/Cancellation or (800) 230-7823
Chase Park Plaza Hotel, St. Louis: Phone: (314) 633-3000 or (877) 587-2427
Guest fax: (314) 633-1144

The St. Louis-based Catholic Health Association of the United States (CHA), founded in 1915, supports the Catholic health ministry's pursuit of the strategic directions of mission, ethics and advocacy. As the nation's largest group of not-for-profit sponsors, systems and facilities, the ministry is committed to improving the health status of communities and creating quality and compassionate health care that works for everyone.