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Events Calendar


April 26-27, 2019 in CHICAGO

Embassy Suites Rosemont
5500 N. River Road
Rosemont, IL 60018

Negotiated rates: King $143 plus tax, Two Queens $163 plus tax. Book now.

For the first time, ASA and NSAA are sponsoring a joint meeting in Chicago, Illinois, on April 26-27, 2019, at the Embassy Suites in suburban Rosemont. Board members from both organizations have been planning the event.

The opening keynote speaker is Andrew Bland, MD, Medical Director, Division of HealthCare Quality Evaluation, The Joint Commission. Announced additional speakers include: Andrew Ehmke, MD; Franciso Garcini, MD; Rajeev Metha, MD; and Anuj Pappulla, MD.

Specialty workshops, including hands-on MAKO shoulder will be offered and are currently in development.


September 27-28, 2019 in Atlanta

ASA has scheduled its 2019 annual meeting in Atlanta, Georgia, September 27-28, 2019, at the Renaissance Concourse Atlanta Airport Hotel, One Hartsfield Centre Parkway, Atlanta, GA 30354.

ASA is currently planning DaVinci hands-on workshops at the training facility in Norcross, Georgia. Under discussion are introductory training workshops as well as advanced level workshops that will be led by surgeons in ENT and Thoracic specialties. Prerequisites for registration will be announced.