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Welcome to the
15th Annual APOS Conference
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If you do not currently have an APOS account, please create an account to access the application.  You are not required to be an APOS Member to apply.


The 17th Annual APOS Conference will be from March 11 - 13, 2020 in Portland, Oregon. 

CONFERENCE OBJECTIVES
This year’s theme is Defining a New Era of Human-Centered Cancer Care.  In this annual meeting, the APOS 2020 Program Committee aims to increase adoption and reach of the standard of psychosocial care in oncology through the following objectives: 
  • Define research, practice and training priorities for the field of psychosocial oncology that reflect emerging trands and advancements in cancer care, such as immunotherapy and genomic-driven treatment, implementation science, collaborative care and professional resilience.
  • Demonstrate how psychosocial oncology researchers, practitioners, advocates, and policy makers can contribute to high-value, human-centered cancer care delivery. Special attention will be given to care needs related to age, race, ethnicity, religion, culture, language, disability, socioeconomic status, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression.
  • Present evidence of cost-effective care demonstrating the value-added that psychosocial oncology professionals provide to overall cancer care.
  • Describe innovative models of psychosocial oncology care delivery that promote integration and adoption of scientific, evidence-based findings into clinical practice, advocacy and policy. Special attention will be given to models for which education or training can be disseminated to conference attendees.

For more information on submitting a presentation at the conference, click here to view the 2018 Call for Proposals
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Important Deadlines to Remember
 
TypeDeadline
Symposia August 19, 2019
Poster/Podium SessionsSeptember 30, 2019

 
We look forward to seeing you in Portland!
The 15th Annual APOS Conference will be held February 22 - 24, 2018 
at the Westin La Paloma Resort & Spa in Tucson, Arizona.


VIEW THE FULL CONFERENCE & PRE-CONFERENCE EDUCATION DAY SCHEDULES
 

The American Psychosocial Oncology Society (APOS) Scientific Program Committee invites you to participate in Pre-Conference Education Day held on Wednesday, February 21, 2018. These interactive workshops provide continuing education credits at either a half day (4 hours) or full day (8 hours) session. Pre-conference workshops will begin on Wednesday morning and the Opening Plenary kicks off conference sessions Thursday morning.
 

APOS Members will receive a reduced registration rate to the Annual Meeting. 
Membership requirements are listed below:
  • Full Members:  A Curriculum Vitae (CV) is required with the application. If a CV is not received, the application will be processed as an Associate Membership.
  • Associate Members: No Curriculum Vitae (CV) is required with the application.
  • Member-in-Training: A letter from the Advisor/Department Chair is required with the application.

Membership is not required to register for the meeting.
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APOS Registration

                 Until
    December 15, 2017

     December 16, 2017 -
        January 17, 2018

              After
    January 18, 2018

Full Conference - February 22 - 24, 2018
Member$475$550$625
Non-Member*$675$750$825
Student$300$375$450
Pre-Conference Half Day Workshops - February 21, 2018
Member$175$200$225
Non-Member*$250$275$300
Student$115$155$180
Pre-Conference Full Day Workshops - February 21, 2018
Member$250$300$350
Non-Member*$350$400$450
Student$155$205$255
*Membership can be applied for during the registration process.
 
Cancellation Policy: A partial refund will be honored before January 15, 2018, less a $75 service fee. No refunds after January 15, 2018. Substitutions are allowed at any time.