Combined Sections Meeting (CSM) Rates & Registration

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    J. Spargo and Associates will handle registration for CSM 2016 If you have any problems with your registration, please contact them at 877/585-6003 or by email at


    CSM 2016 Registration

      Early Bird
    PT Section Member $450 $500 $630
    PTA Section Member $290 $320 $400
    Life Member $100 $110 $140
    PT Nonsection Member $500 $550 $690
    PTA Nonsection Member $320 $360 $450
    Nonmember $700 $780 $980
    Student Member (entry) $250 $280 $350
    Postprofessional Graduate Student Member $300 $330 $410
    Corporate Member * $430 $470 $580
    Other Professional** $500 $550 $690
    Guest # $90 $100 $130

    * 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 16 are not permitted in the Exhibit Hall.

    Preconference Courses

      Section Member Pricing Nonsection Member Pricing
      Low (A)  High (B)* Low (A)   High (B)
    1 Day Course $255 $305 $355 $405
    2 Day Course $400 $475 $500 $575

    Note: There are no early-bird or advance registration rate differences for CSM 2016 preconference courses.

    Onsite Registration

    Tuesday, February 16*

    7:00 am–10:00 am

    Wednesday, February 17

    7:00 am–7:00 pm

    Thursday, February 18

    7:00 am–4:00 pm

    Friday, February 19

    7:00 am–4:00 pm

    Saturday, February 20

    7:00 am–3:00 pm

    *Onsite registration hours on Tuesday, February 16 are for preconference registrations only.

    Badge & Conference Materials

    Those who reside in the US and register for CSM by January 4, 2016, will receive their meeting materials via mail in advance. All registrants living outside the US, or who register for CSM after January 4, 2016, will be required to pick up their meeting materials in Anaheim during the posted registration hours.

    For the Media

    Media registration is now open.

    Cancellations and Refunds

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

    • A $60 fee will be assessed to cancel between the time of registration and February 5, 2016.
    • There will be a $20 fee to switch registrations (substitute one attendee for another).
    • No refunds will be given after February 5, 2016.

    Cancellation for Confirmation Email

    Cancellation requests for preconference and/or full conference received by February 5, 2016, will receive a full refund minus a $60 administration fee. There will be no refunds for no-shows or cancellations after February 5, 2016. Cancellation requests must be submitted in writing to the APTA Registration Center, 11208 Waples Mill Rd., Ste 112, Fairfax, VA 22030 or emailed to