Registration & Housing






Group Registration

(To register five (5) or more delegates)


* Juniors (those born after January 1, 1988), students, residents, fellows and those still in training that are not currently an MDS Member may still qualify for the junior rate by submitting proof of status within one week of registering to (or fax: +1 (414) 276-3349). Please fax or e-mail a copy of official documentation indicating age and/or a letter from your employer stating your training status, to qualify for this discount. Without documentation, delegate will be charged the Non-Member rate.  

Registration Includes:
  • Access to all scientific sessions
  • Access to poster sessions
  • Access to the exhibition
  • Delegate material
  • Final Program
  • Registration bag
  • Entrance to Welcome Ceremony
  • Daily morning coffee break

Note: Lunch is NOT provided as a part of the registration fees.

MDS Membership and Discounted Rate

Not yet an MDS Member? Join today and receive the discounted Member rate for your PAS Congress registration.

Grants and Scholarships

Travel Grants and Fellowship Scholarships are available for PAS Congress attendees.

Travel Visa Information

Please be sure to verify if you will require a travel visa to the 2nd PAS Congress.

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  Associate Membership

Have you attended a live MDS activity or participated in MDS online training recently?

Delegates of the International Congress, attendees of MDS hosted live courses and participants in MDS online training qualify to receive one year (12 months) of Associate Membership and receive member benefits immediately upon acceptance to the Society, for no charge. Please visit the MDS Associate Membership webpage for further details.

  Cancellation/Refund Policy
  • February 1 – May 25, 2018: 100% refund, minus a $75 administrative charge
  • May 26 – June 20, 2018: 50% refund
  • June 21, 2018 onward: No refund


For alternate housing* accommodations please see the list below of hotels located near the Hilton Miami Downtown. Please note there are not any PAS Congress group rates secured at these hotels nor does MDS have any affiliation with these properties.

The Grand Doubletree

Miami Marriott Biscayne Bay

Hampton Inn & Suites Miami Midtown

YVE Hotel Miami


* PAS Congress Faculty

Please note that your housing has been pre-arranged for you by the MDS Secretariat. Contact, or log in to the faculty website for further details. 

For More Information

International Secretariat
555 East Wells Street, Suite 1100
Milwaukee, WI 53202 USA
Phone: +1 414-276-2145
Fax: +1 414-276-3349

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