Registration Rates, Policies and Target Audience

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Please click here to register for the AMP 2018 Annual Meeting & Expo!
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Registration to the AMP 2018 Annual Meeting & Expo includes:

  • Daily plenary sessions and workshops
  • Continental breakfast, coffee breaks, and lunch on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday. All meals are buffet-style with vegetarian options.
  • The Welcome Reception on Thursday, November 1st (Please indicate if you plan to attend when you register for the meeting).

Tickets for special events such as the Social Event must be purchased separately. Please indicate if you plan to attend each event when you register for the Annual Meeting & Expo. More information can be found on the Special Events page (coming soon!)

Registration Rates

ENDS 09/05/18
11:59 PM EST
09/06/18 - 10/05/18
11:59 PM EST
10/06/18 - 11/01/18
Regular Member $475 $595 $645
Technologist (Tech)* Member $375 $495 $545
Trainee** Member $260 $310 $325
Emeritus Member $295 $295 $295
Regular & Tech Non-member $640 $735 $790
Trainee Non-member $325 $360 $375
Day Pass*** - - $395
Local Technologist Expo Hall Pass**** - - $59
* A "Technologist" is an individual involved in the clinical practice and/or research aspects of molecular diagnostics whose primary duties involve bench work, developing and/or performing tests.
**A "Trainee" is a student, resident or fellow. A letter from the Program Director is required for Trainees who are not AMP Associate members and must be submitted at the time of registration.

***Day pass: access only to expo hall and sessions.

****Local Technologist Expo Hall Pass: expo hall only pass for technologists who work in Texas (you must bring a letter from a supervisor)


The Online Registration System allows payments by credit card, check and wire transfer. Please note, if paying by check/wire transfrer, you must complete the online registration form. An invoice will be created, the registration is not confirmed until payment has been receieved.




Cancellations received by written notification to through October 5 will receive a refund (less a $100 processing fee). No refunds after October 5.

Social Media Policy
We encourage the use of social media for professional networking purposes before, during and after AMP 2018. Attendees are also invited to share insights from presentations provided that they are respectful of the presenter’s wishes: if slides or posters indicate that photos are not permitted, attendees must refrain from taking pictures and sharing on social media. To ensure that everyone has a positive social media experience, please adhere to these guidelines: 
·          Follow AMP on Twitter @AMPath like us on Facebook and/or join our LinkedIn group
·          Use the #AMP2018 and #AMPlifier hashtags to join the conversation and get the latest annual meeting updates 
·          Post about what you discover at the meeting
·          Share your knowledge and insights 
·          Be respectful and courteous to your colleagues 
·          Have fun! 
·          Post inflammatory, disrespectful or otherwise inappropriate comments 
·          Take/share photos of slides or posters without permission 
·          Post copyrighted/trademarked/embargoed materials 

Photography Disclaimer
Registration and attendance or participation in AMP meetings and other activities constitutes an agreement by the registrant to allow AMP to use and distribute the registrant or attendee's image or voice in photographs, videotapes, electronic reproductions, and audiotapes of such events and activities.

Code of Conduct: Registration and attendance at or participation in AMP meetings and other activities constitutes an agreement by the registrant to follow AMP's Code of Conduct.

Privacy Policy: By registering for or participating in the 2018 AMP Annual Meeting & Expo, you are consenting to use of your personal data by AMP and designated third party services providers (e.g., housing and registration companies) for administrative activities necessary to conduct the meeting; and, to being contacted by AMP, by designated third party service providers, and by exhibitors and sponsors. Exhibitors and sponsors are provided mailing addresses only, not email addresses, phone numbers, or any other data collected by AMP. Each third party will act as a data controller in relation to the data you or AMP supply to it and its own privacy policy will govern that third party’s use of your personal data. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact

Lost/Replacement Name Bages
If you lose your Name badge, you can have a replacement badge printed for $20. Please visit the Registration Desk at the Convention Center for assistance.


Specials Needs/Requests

If you have a disability that will impact your participation in the meeting, please contact us via email at Notify us as early as possible so we can ensure the availability of appropriate accomodations.


Target Audience

The target audience for the AMP 2018 Annual Meeting & Expo is clinical practitioners/physicians, research scientists, medical education professionals, laboratory managers and supervisors, clinical laboratory scientists/medical technologists, students and postdoctoral fellows/residents with an interest in diagnostic, prognostic, and therapeutic approaches in molecular pathology.


Welcome Reception & Social Event Tickets

Welcome Reception
The Welcome Reception (Thursday, November 1st) is open to all registered Meeting Attendees at no cost. The Welcome Reception will be inside the Exhibit Hall.

Social Event
The Social Event (Friday, November 2nd) requires separate registration. Please join us for dinner and dancing! Space is limited, so please make sure you get your tickets early!

Please indicate if you plan to attend each event when you register for the Annual Meeting & Expo. 

Please refer to the Special Events page for more information. (coming soon!)


Members of the Media

AMP welcomes members of the media to attend the AMP 2018 Annual Meeting & Expo. Visit the Media page for registration and details.