38th National Conference
November 6-8, 2014
JW Marriott Union Square
515 Mason Street San Francisco, CA 94102

AMERSA’s 38th National Conference - November 6-8, 2014
We invite you to celebrate our 38th anniversary at the JW Marriott Hotel on November 6-8, 2014. The conference is notable for its in-depth focus on substance abuse education and the high quality of its workshops and presentations. The objectives of the AMERSA National Conference are to bring together researchers and health professional educators to learn about scientific advances and exemplary teaching approaches. AMERSA’s membership consists of a multidisciplinary audience, comprised of physicians, nurses, social workers, dentists, psychologists, public health practitioners, substance abuse specialists, physician assistants, and allied health professionals.

Hotel Information:
Rising 21 stories above San Francisco’s famed Union Square, the JW Marriott® Hotel San Francisco places guests in the heart of one of the world’s most dazzling gateway cities. Here, the fusion of many cultures and cuisines translates into an enthralling and endlessly entertaining destination. And the city’s surrounding greens, bays and Pacific beaches provide boundless recreational opportunities. This luxury hotel is conveniently located between the two major international airports and near elite shopping venues, exciting nightlife and multitude of cultural and sporting events. San Francisco International Airport - 14 miles and Oakland International Airport - 20 miles. Hotel does NOT offer shuttle service to/from airport.

Registration and Accommodations
A special rate of $259 per night for single or double occupancy is being offered. Reservations can be made online or thru the toll-free reservation number 800-228-9290. Guests should reference the AMERSA room block. When making your reservations, indicate that you would like to reserve a room in the AMERSA block. A one night’s deposit is required with your room reservation. Check in time is 3 pm and check out time is noon. The deadline for hotel reservations is October 1st. After that time reservations will be accepted on a space and rate available basis. The hotel facilities, its guest rooms, common areas and its transportation services are in compliance with the public accommodation requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act.

Important Items:
Abstract Submissions:               Submit On-Line Now!!! Deadline May 31, 2014
Workshops submissions:           Submit On-Line Now!!! Deadline May 31, 2014
Conference Travel Awards:      Submit On-Line Now!!! Deadline May 15, 2014
Conference at a Glance:                     
Exhibitor Registration:
2014 On-Line Conference Registration
2014 Conference Highlights and Fees

2014 Registration Fees:

AMERSA Members................................................................................ $495
Non-Members..................................................................................... $595
   
Sponsored First Time Attendee - MUST be sponsored by an AMERSA member – includes Membership and Registration (Please note, An AMERSA member may sponsor one new attendee each year)........................................................ $545
Non-Sponsored First Time Attendee........................................................... $595
   
Student (Pre-doctoral, health professional full-time student): letter from registrar confirming status MUST accompany registration form: fax letter to (877) 418-8769 or e-mail to Doreen@amersa.org.................................................................. $400
   
Award Winner (Best Abstract, Best Workshop, McGovern, Betty Ford Conference Travel, Plenary Speaker...................................................................... $0
One day attendee............................................................................. $410

Click here to view the Prior year – 2013 Conference Program
Click here to download the Plenary Prior year – 2013 Conference Presentations

 

Conference at a Glance:                     
2014 Conference Highlights and Fees:         

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