• Register by October 24 to be entered to win a chance at 1 of 2 roundtrip airline tickets to CSM!

    Register by the early bird deadline and you are automatically entered to win 1 of 2 round-trip air fares to DC from anywhere in the domestic US! Plus 5 other cool prizes like museum passes, tour bus rides, and a DC gift basket. Complete rules (.pdf).


    Register Online | Downloadable Registration Form (.pdf)  

    Spargo, Inc. will handle registration for CSM 2019. If you have any problems with your registration, please contact them at 877/585-6003 or by email at aptaregistration@spargoinc.com.


    CSM 2019 Registration

      Early Bird
    Ends 10/24/18
    Ends 12/05/18
    Begins 12/06/18
    PT Non-Section Member $530 $590 $740
    PT Section Member $480 $530 $660
    PTA Non-Section Member $350 $390 $490
    PTA Section Member $320 $350 $440
    Life Member $120 $130 $160
    Nonmember $750 $830 $1,040
    Student Member $280 $310 $390
    Postprofessional Graduate Student Member $320 $350 $440
    Corporate Member * $450 $500 $610
    Other Professional** $530 $590 $740
    Guest  $110 $120 $150
    Exhibit Hall Only $n/a $n/a $120

    * Corporate Member Rate: Fee for each registrant of 3 or more active APTA member registrants from the same employer. All forms must be submitted together.

    **Other Professional Rate: Registrants not eligible for APTA membership.

    #Guest Rate: Guests must register with conference attendee. Please note that children under age 18 are not permitted in the Exhibit Hall.

    Preconference Courses

        Section Member Non-Section Member 
        Low (A) High (B)* Low (A) High (B)
    Early Bird
    (Ends Oct 24)
    1-Day Course $285 $335 $385 $435

    2-Day Course $430 $505 $530 $605
    1-Day Course $335 $385 $435 $485
      2-Day Course $480 $555 $580 $655

    *Standard Plus courses provide additional learning enhancements.

    Policy on Children in the Exhibit Hall

    Please note that children under 18 are not permitted in the exhibit hall.


    Guests must register with a paid conference attendee. APTA members, and those eligible for APTA membership cannot register as guests.

    Members Save On Registration

    If you are not a member of APTA, consider joining! Members receive a significant savings on their conference registration and other benefits and services.

    Join or renew your membership today.

    Cancellations and Refunds

    This cancellation policy applies to all elements of the conference. There is no separate fee for cancelling participation in preconference courses.

    Cancellation requests for preconference and/or full conference received by January 4, 2019, will receive a full refund minus a $60 administration fee. There will be no refunds for no-shows or cancellations after January 4, 2019. Cancellation requests must be submitted in writing to the APTA Registration Center,  aptaregistration@jspargo.com.

    • A $60 fee will be assessed to cancel between the time of registration and January 4, 2019.
    • No refunds will be given after January 4, 2019.
    • A $20 fee to switch registrants (substitute one attendee for another). Requests must be received in writing to aptaregistration@spargoinc.com.

    For Students

    • Get discounted CSM registration when you volunteer.  Volunteer application process is now closed.
    • CSM Scholarships sponsored by Kaiser Permanente Northern California Orthopaedic Residency and Neurologic Physical Therapy Residence programs. Learn more (application deadline: September 30)