APSA 2017 Annual Meeting

The APSA Annual Meeting is the forum for discussions on the current – and future – state of pediatric surgery. It's an opportunity to share your work with experts in the field, create new collaborations and stay up to date on advances and trends. Educational and scientific sessions, poster presentations, plus special presentations and the exhibit hall will showcase the latest research, techniques and equipment.

Mark your calendar now and plan to join the pediatric surgery community at the luxurious Diplomat Resort & Spa Hollywood, Curio Collection by Hilton, in Hollywood, Florida!


We are no longer accepting abstract submissions for APSA 2017. The abstract submission deadline was October 5, 2016, at 11:59 p.m. Central Time.


All APSA Awards are presented at the annual meeting. Several awards are given for presentations and abstract presented during the annual meeting. Learn about all of APSA's awards.

Important Dates

  • Abstract Submission Available:  August 15, 2016
  • Abstract Submission Deadline: extended to October 5, 2016, 11:59 p.m. Central Time
  • Abstract Notification: December 15, 2016

Past and Future Meetings


The American Pediatric Surgical Association (APSA) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

This live CME activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME).

APSA designates this live activity for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.