Preconference course speakers will be preregistered for CSM preconference dates only, Sunday, February 2, and Monday, February 3. If you have not received a registration confirmation, please contact email@example.com.
Should you choose to stay and attend CSM programming, you will need to register. You can do so by calling 877/585-6003 or by selecting the "modify my registration" button on your registration confirmation.
Your preconference badge will not admit you to CSM programming nor will it entitle you to continuing education units (CEUs). In order to attend CSM programming and to receive CEUs, you must register for CSM.
CSM 2014 conference speakers receive a complimentary registration for their speaking day. Speakers who wish to register for the entire conference are eligible for a discounted registration fee determined by their APTA membership status and length of speaking engagement. Speakers may register via phone at 877/585-6003.
APTA Members1-day registration - $1502-day registration - $300
Nonmembers1-day registration - $2252-day registration - $450
All preconference courses and educational sessions will be held at the Venetian Hotel and Sands Expo Center. Browse programming offerings. Please note room assignments while posted are subject to change.
Platform PresentersAll platform presenters should check-in at general registration. Presenter ribbons will be available at Poster Check-In (Sands Expo Center, Hall G, Lower Level). View onsite registration hours and locations.
Poster PresentersAfter completing registration, all poster presenters should check in at Sands Expo Center, Hall G, Lower Level. Check-in hours are as follows:For Group 1 (Tuesday) posters, check-in will be on Monday, 2/3/14 at 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm OR Tuesday, 2/4/14 at 7:00 am – 1:00 pm. You must remove your poster by 3:00 pm. For Group 2 (Wednesday) posters, check-in will be on Tuesday, 2/4/14 at 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm OR Wednesday 2/5/14 at 7:00 am – 1:00 pm. You must remove your poster by 3:00 pm.For Group 3 (Thursday) posters, check-in will be on Wednesday, 2/5/14 at 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm OR Thursday 2/6/14 at 7:00 am – 1:00 pm. You must remove your poster by 3:00 pm.
Audiovisual equipment is available to all speakers/presenters in the speaker room located in Bassano 2605 on level two of the Venetian.
Speaker Room HoursMonday, February 3 - 3:00 pm-6:00 pmTuesday, February 4 - 7:00 am-4:00 pmWednesday, February 5 - 7:00 am-4:00 pmThursday, February 6 - 7:00 am-3:00 pm
When preparing your presentation, please follow the guidelines below to ensure compliance with CEU approval:
Slide 1 Session Title Slide
Slide 2 - Disclosure Slide Speaker should disclose any relationship that could reasonably be viewed as creating a conflict of interest, or the appearance of a conflict of interest, that might bias the content of the presentation. Speaker should disclose any significant financial interest in any product, instrument, device, service or material discussed in the presentation, including the source of any third-party compensation related to the presentation. By way of examples, significant financial interest or other relationships could include employment or stockholder status or funding. Speaker is ultimately responsible for determining whether particular information should be disclosed. Disclosure should be made orally and in writing during the live presentation.
Slide 3 - Learning Objectives
Slide 4 Introduction to Content Include a course outline that addresses the major points of the presentation.
Remaining Content Slides – Points to Consider
Copyright PermissionElectronic files of articles may be included if:
Otherwise, you are responsible for obtaining copyright permission. Identify copyrighted materials by using a reference number within the body of the text or providing information directly under a chart or diagram.
Also, please note that the Author's Toolkit, available through the APTA Learning Center, offers a comprehensive guide for designing and developing a quality learning experience.
Materials Checklist (.pdf)
Should you have specific questions about content or other section-specific requirements, please contact your section program chair. Please direct other questions to Mary Lynn Billitteri at firstname.lastname@example.org or 703/706-8500.
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