Join us in Phoenix for our 8th Annual Spring Meeting!
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Space is limited to the first 125 registrants for this smaller, condensed meeting, focused solely on CE. Register as soon as possible to guarantee your spot! Based on your attendance, you can earn up to fifteen (15) CE credits.
Members staying at host hotel or live within 60 miles: $575
Members not staying at host hotel: $725
Non-Members staying at host hotel or live within 60 miles: $675
Non-Members not staying at host hotel: $825
Host Hotel Information
This year's host hotel is the Embassy Suites by Hilton Phoenix Scottsdale.
The hotel rate at the Embassy Suites Phoenix Scottsdale will be $179 a night plus any applicable taxes or fees. The discounted hotel rate will end on March 15, 2019. To book your reservation click here, or contact the Embassy Suites Phoenix Scottsdale directly at 602-765-5800 and mention the reservation is for the AAPA Meeting.
The discounted hotel rate will end on March 15, 2019. We encourage you to make your hotel reservations early as we anticipate the hotel room block selling out quickly. If you are having trouble with hotel reservations, please contact us!
The Embassy Suites by Hilton Phoenix Scottsdale is located 15 miles from the Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX). Alternatively, the Scottsdale Airport is located just 5 miles away from the host hotel. Further details, including directions to/from either airport and information on transportation options and rates from PHX, can be found on the hotel's website.
Continuing Education Credits
The AAPA is approved as a provider of continuing education programs in the clinical laboratory sciences by the ASCLS PACETM Program. To be eligible to receive continuing education credit, you must have passed the ASCP BOC exam prior to this meeting. To receive credit, you must arrive and sign-in within the first 10 minutes of the start of each and every lecture.
The maximum number of CE credits available at our 2019 Spring Meeting is fifteen (15).
Remember, a perk of being an AAPA member is automated ASCP credit transfer. Members who have provided their ASCP Customer ID will have their AAPA PACE credits earned at this meeting and all additional credits earned throughout the year, seamlessly transferred to their ASCP transcript each week.
All registrations submitted and received online are considered confirmed registrations. Written notice to cancel must be received via fax, mail, or email by March 4, 2019, to receive an 80% refund. No refunds will be given after March 4, 2019. For cancellations due to illness after March 4, 2019, a refund of 80% will be given with the submission of a physician's note. If the AAPA cannot hold this meeting due to acts of God, war, government regulations, disaster, strikes, civil disorder, or curtailment of transportation or other emergencies making it inadvisable, illegal, or impossible to provide the facilities or to hold the meeting, each prepaid registrant will receive meeting materials electronically. Fixed meeting expenses will be paid from the pre-registration funds. Any remaining funds will be refunded to pre-registrants. The AAPA is not responsible for any other costs incurred by pre-registrants in connection with this meeting.
Attire & Weather
All activities are business casual (no shorts, t-shirts, or jeans).
Expect daytime temperatures in the mid to upper 80s and evening temperatures in the low 60s.
Views & Opinions
The views and opinions expressed by speakers are their own and do not necessarily represent those of the AAPA. The AAPA disclaims any responsibility for the use and application of information presented at this meeting.