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Contact

If you’re interested in learning about potential job opportunities, please email us your resume or vita at optforhealth@vcu.edu

Main Contact Email

optforhealth@vcu.edu

 

Address

Physical Address / Address for Couriered Packages
One Capitol Square, 6th floor
830 East Main Street
Richmond, VA 23219

Mailing Address
OPT for health
c/o Megan Blumenthal
P.O. Box 980149
Richmond, VA 23298

Research Coordinator
Megan Blumenthal
Email: blumenthalmm@vcu.edu
Phone: 804-827-2250

Center Directions

From I-95 North: Take Exit 74A (I-195 N/Downtown Expressway). Bear right at the fork, follow signs for US-60/​Canal St and merge onto E Canal St. Turn right onto S 9th Street. Turn left at the 2nd cross street onto E Main St. 830 E. Main St is on the right. It is on the corner of 9th and Main St. Directly across from First National Bank Apartments.

From I-95 South: Take Exit 74B toward Franklin Street. Merge onto N 15th Street. Turn onto E. Main Street. 830 E. Main St is on the right. It is on the corner of 9th and Main St. Directly across from First National Bank Apartments.

From I-64 East: Merge onto I-95 South. Take I-95 South to Exit 74B toward Franklin Street. Merge onto N 15th Street. Turn onto E. Main Street. 830 E. Main St is on the right. It is on the corner of 9th and Main St. directly across from First National Bank Apartments.

From I-64 West: Take exit 190 on the left and merge onto N 5th St toward Downtown/​Coliseum/​I-95 S/​Petersburg. Bear left to merge onto I 95-S toward Petersburg. Take I-95 South to Exit 74B toward Franklin Street. Merge onto N 15th Street. Turn onto E. Main Street. 830 E. Main St is on the right. It is on the corner of 9th and Main St. Directly across from First National Bank Apartments.

From 288/I-76 E/Powhite Parkway: From 288 merge onto I-76 E/Powhite Parkway (toll road). Travel approximately 11 miles on I-76

Slight right onto VA-146 E (signs for I-64 E/​I-95 S/​Downtown Expy/​Petersburg/​Norfolk/​VA-195 E). Merge onto I-195 E/Downtown Expressway (toll road). Take 7th St. exit toward 9th St/Us-60. Turn left onto 9th St. Turn left on E. Main St. 830 E. Main St is on the right. It is on the corner of 9th and Main St. Directly across from First National Bank Apartments.

For additional directions please go to Google Maps.

Parking

Parking is available on the street and free after 6 pm. Street parking is encouraged, or there are parking decks nearby. The closest parking decks or lots are #37: 801 E. Franklin St., #51: 8th St., between Main and Cary St. or #35: 7th and Main Building. Parking decks are also located at 8th and Cary St., 801 East Main Street #1002 and 700 East Franklin Street. The closest VCU RAMRIDE stops are 8th and Main St and 9th and Franklin St. The closest GRTC stops are at 9th and Main St., 9th and Cary St., Main St. & 8th, and Main St. & 10th.

For additional parking suggestions downtown, click here.