USSA/AVAA Military Sessions & Events

5th Annual Uniformed Services Society of Anesthesiologists (USSA)/Association of Veterans’ Affairs Anesthesiologists (AVAA) Academic Meeting
Jointly provided by the American Society of Anesthesiologists, the Uniformed Services Society of Anesthesiologists and the Association of Veterans' Affairs Anesthesiologists.

Friday, October 18, 2019 

Orlando VA Medical Center at Lake Nona | 13800 Veterans Way, Orlando, FL 32827

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Book a government-rated room within the ASA hotel block.

Schedule

Shuttle Service:
Shuttle Service to the VA Medical Center and back to the Orange County Convention Center (OCCC)
On Friday, October 18, 2018 at 5:30 a.m. ET, a shuttle will depart from the Orange County Convention Center (OCCC) - Lobby C to take attendees to the Orlando VA Medical Center. The shuttle will depart from the Orlando VA Medical Center at 5:30 p.m. ET to return all attendees to the Orange County Convention Center (OCCC ) - Lobby C

  • Onsite registration: 6 a.m. - If you plan to register onsite, please remember to have your ASA login information with you.
  • Continental Breakfast:  6:30 a.m.
  • Welcome: 7 a.m.
  • Meeting Close: 5 p.m.
  • Informal Networking Mix and Mingle (offsite location): 5:30 p.m.  – Shuttle provided ONLY to venue

 USSA Dining Out Dinner and Reception

Sunday, October 20, 2019 | Time: TBD
Shades of Green® at Walt Disney World® Resort | 1950 West Magnolia Palm Drive, Lake Buena Vista, FL 32830
Shades of Green, which is spread over 23 scenic acres on Walt Disney World Resort grounds, is a special retreat for military members and their families.
*Registration is required.

AVAA Business Dinner
Saturday, October 19, 2019 | 6 p.m.
Cuba Libre Restaurant & Rum Bar | 9101 International Drive, Orlando, FL 32819
*Registration is required (please contact AVAA directly for more information about registering)

Housing
The Orlando VA Medical Center is approximately 30 minutes away from the Orange County Convention Center (OCCC). We recommend each attendee to check into their hotel near the OCCC.

Book a government-rated room within the ASA hotel block.

If you wish to stay near the Orlando VA Medical Center on Thursday, October 17, 2019, a select number of rooms have been reserved for USSA-AVAA attendees. Make your reservation.

Shuttle Service to the VA Medical Center and back to the Orange County Convention Center (OCCC)
On Friday, October 18, 2018 at 5:30 a.m. ET, a shuttle will depart from the Orange County Convention Center (OCCC) - Lobby C to take attendees to the Orlando VA Medical Center. The shuttle will depart from the Orlando VA Medical Center at 5:30 p.m. ET to return all attendees to the Orange County Convention Center (OCCC ) - Lobby C.

Hope for the Warriors 

Hope For The Warriors® – Run For The Warriors® 5K Run/Walk

Sunday, October 20 | 6:45 a.m.

Pack your running shoes and join us for the Hope for the Warriors® 5K Run/Walk. This event brings together ANESTHESIOLOGY 2019 attendees, exhibitors, local residents and military personnel to support wounded warriors and their families. Learn more.

Join the USSA/AVAA team as a runner.

Donate to the USSA/AVAA team 

Run for the Warriors® 2019 Schedule

 

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Thank You Industry Supporters

Whose contributions allow the American Society of Anesthesiologists® to create world-class education and resources to improve patient care and outcomes.

 

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Thank You Annual Meeting Supporters

Annual Meeting Supporters provide support for non-accredited activities at ANESTHESIOLOGY® 2019.

 

ASA Annual Meeting Supporters Heron, TeamHealth, Acacia and NAPA