Registration is open to all current and prospective MD, MD/PhD and PhD students with an interest in medicine, clinical research, and/or a career as a physician scientist regardless of APSA membership. All registration will be processed through the American Physician Scientist Association (APSA). 

All attendees are encouraged to submit an abstract for the poster session. Posters will be automatically entered into a judging competition with cash prizes for winners graciously donated by our sponsors. Interested participants may submit abstracts before Friday, January 5th, 2018. Abstracts are limited to one per registrant and the registrant must be the first author. Please limit abstract text to 1600 characters (including spaces), not including title, authors, or affiliations. We recommend posters no larger than 32" x 48".

The conference agenda features notable keynote speakers and breakout sessions that will cover a variety of topics including: MD, MD/PhD, and PSTP admissions; clinical trials; mental health; humanities in medicine; and more! 

For those in need of hotel accommodations, we have a negotiated group rate with the Coralville Marriott located a 10-minute drive from the Medical Education Research Facility (MERF) at 300 E 9th St, Coralville, IA 52241. Hotel shuttles are available. Directions to all conference-associated buildings and events are available.