APSA 50th Anniversary Meeting

APSA 50th Anniversary Meeting

Online registration closed April 30, but you can still join us to celebrate APSA’s 50th Anniversary – our achievements, our history and what lies ahead. Register on site in Boston at the APSA registration desk, located on the 4th floor of the Boston Marriott Copley Place, during the following times:  

Saturday, May 18 2:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Sunday, May 19 6:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Monday, May 20 6:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday, May 21 6:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Wednesday, May 22 6:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m

View the program book for full details including abstracts.program book

View the schedule.

 With the meeting kicking off on Sunday, May 19, at Noon, you will enjoy expanded educational opportunities including: more scientific and educational sessions, TEC (top educational content) talks, Quick Shots, TED-type talks, a debate session and more. See your colleagues’ artistry during a visual arts exhibition and musical performances by APSA members.

The APSA Annual Meeting is still the forum for discussions on the current and future state of pediatric surgery and an opportunity to share your work with experts in the field, create new collaborations and stay up to date on advances and trends. 

Abstract Submission

Abstract submission period ended October 7 with a record number of submissions.  Thank you to all who submitted their work for presentation at the 2019 50th Anniversary meeting.  Authors have been notified of selection status.

Abstracts were welcomed on any subject in clinical and experimental pediatric surgery including patient series, new operations, laboratory findings, preliminary results and diagnostic techniques. Learn more.

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ACCME logoThe American Pediatric Surgical Association (APSA) is accredited with commendation 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 a maximum of 24.25 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.