Registration

Advance registration for APSA 2017 closed April 13. You can register on site in Hollywood, Florida during the following times:

APSA Registration Desk
Great Hall 4 Foyer, 3rd Floor

Wednesday, May 3 3:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Thursday, May 4 6:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Friday, May 5 6:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Saturday, May 6 6:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m
Sunday, May 7 7:30 a.m. –11:00 a.m.


Full registration for the APSA 2017 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 2017 presenters are required to register for the meeting.

New in 2017

  • Simulation Learning Center:  All attendees are welcome to walk up to one of the two skills areas and practice advanced laparoscopic skills.  No registration is required.
  • Simulation Courses: Three Simulation Courses in thoracoscopic lobectomy and thoracoscopic TEF repair offer a more intimate and focused opportunity to practice hands-on skills. The courses are now full, but you can still practice your techniques at the Simulation Learning Center.
View the Preliminary Program to see the detailed meeting schedule including abstract titles and authors.


Fees and Payment Information

 
Registration Categories Until March 7 After March 7 & On site
APSA 2017 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
Simulation Course $100 USD $100 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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Payment Instructions

APSA accepts 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 Diplomat Beach Resort.

Cancellation of Registration

Cancellations and Refunds:  Notification of cancellation must be submitted in writing. Cancellations received by April 13, 2017, will be subject to a $75 cancellation fee. Cancellations between April 14 and April 26, 2017 will be refunded 50% of the registration fee. No refunds will be issued after April 26, 2017. 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

Early Registration Discount Deadline March 7, 2017
Hotel Reservation Deadline March 30, 2017
Advance Registration Deadline April 13, 2017