Register now for the APSA 2018 Annual Meeting. Online registration is available through April 16; after April 16 you will need to register on site in Palm Desert. Please note that Companion Program registration is now separate from attendee registration. View step-by-step instructions for Companion Program registration.

Full registration for the APSA 2018 Annual Meeting includes admission to all educational sessions, exhibits, poster sessions, daily continental breakfasts, refreshment breaks, luncheons, Welcome Reception, President's Reception and Banquet, meeting educational materials and a downloadable app.

APSA 2018 presenters are required to register for the meeting.

Fees and Payment Information

Registration Categories Until March 2 After March 2 & On site
APSA 2018 Annual Meeting Registration
APSA Members $705 USD $755 USD
Physician Non-Member $805 USD $855 USD
Resident / Fellow / Student* $375 USD $425 USD
Nurse/Allied** $335 USD $385 USD
APSA Past President (complimentary) (complimentary)
Companion Full Registration*** $290 USD $340 USD
Optional Events
Benjy Brooks Meeting $75 USD $75 USD
Additional Tickets
Additional APSA Welcome Reception Tickets $75 USD $75 USD
Additional President's Banquet Tickets $150 USD $150 USD

* Must present a letter from your chief of service
** Registration for APSA Annual Meeting only; APSNA registration is by separate subscription
***Includes access to the accompanying person's Hospitality Suite, the Welcome Reception and the President's Banquet


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Three Ways to Register

1. Online Register via the secure APSA website. Online payment is by credit card
(VISA, MasterCard, American Express or Discover, in U.S. Dollars only).
2. Mail Send the registration form with payment to:

American Pediatric Surgical Association
One Parkview Place – 17W110 22nd Street, Suite 800
Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181

Payment by credit card or a check drawn on a U.S. bank, made payable to
the American Pediatric Surgery Association.
3. Fax Faxed registrations qualify as paid registrations only when credit card information is included. Fax the registration form and complete credit card information to
+1-847-686-2253. If you fax a registration form with credit card information,
do not mail an additional copy.


Payment Instructions

All registration forms must be accompanied by check or credit card information – VISA, MasterCard, American Express or Discover. APSA does not accept Diners Club. Make checks payable, in U.S. funds, to the American Pediatric Surgical Association. No registrations will be processed without full payment.

All meeting participants, including authors, Board members and APSA officers are expected to pay the appropriate registration fee.

APSA Past Presidents receive complimentary registration. If you are an APSA Past President, please contact Brenda Howe.


Confirmation of Registration

Attendees who include an e-mail address on their registration form will receive an e-mail confirmation/receipt within 24 hours of registering online. Allow up to two weeks if registering by mail or fax. If you do not receive a confirmation two weeks after registering, e-mail APSA headquarters. All registrants must pick up their badges at the APSA Pre-Registration Desk when they arrive at the JW Marriott Desert Springs Resort & Spa.

Cancellation of Registration

Cancellations and Refunds: Notification of cancellation must be submitted in writing. Cancellations received by April 2, 2018, will be subject to a $75 cancellation fee. Cancellations between April 3 and April 20, 2018, will be refunded 50% of the registration fee. No refunds will be issued after April 20, 2018. Substitutions are allowed at any time, but must be submitted in writing and must be of the same member status. No telephone registrations will be accepted. Payment in U.S. dollars only.

Important Dates

Registration Now Available
Early Registration Discount Deadline March 2, 2018
Hotel Reservation Deadline March 29, 2018
Advance Registration Deadline April 16, 2018