USSA/AVAA Military Sessions & Events

5th Annual Uniformed Services Society of Anesthesiologists (USSA)/Association of Veterans’ Affairs Anesthesiologists (AVAA) Academic Meeting 

Friday, October 18, 2019
Orlando VA Medical Center at Lake Nona | 13800 Veterans Way, Orlando, FL 32827

Onsite Registration for the USSA-AVAA meeting at the Orlando VA Medical Center at Lake Nona will be offered for the 2019 meeting; but, to ensure early-bird registration pricing, it is best to register early! Also, if you wish to book a government-rated room within the ASA hotel block, click here.

Schedule

  • Continental Breakfast:  6:30 a.m.
  • Welcome: 7 a.m.
  • Meeting Close: 5 p.m.
  • Evening Mix & Mingle: 6 p.m.

Jointly provided by the American Society of Anesthesiologists, the Uniformed Services Society of Anesthesiologists and the Association of Veterans' Affairs Anesthesiologists.

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 Walk Disney World Resort grounds, is a special retreat for military members and their families. Check back soon for the registration link.

AVAA Business Dinner
Saturday, October 19, 2019 | 6 p.m.
Cuba Libre Restaurant & Rum Bar | 9101 International Drive, Orlando, FL 32819
Check back soon for the registration link.

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. On Friday, October 18, 2018 at 5:30 a.m. ET, a shuttle will depart from the main entrance of the Hyatt Orlando Hotel to take attendees to the Orlando VA Medical Center. This shuttle will depart from the Orlando VA Medical Center at 7 p.m. ET to return all attendees to the Hyatt Orlando Hotel.

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. Please click here to make your reservation.  

If you wish to book a government-rated room within the ASA hotel block, click here.

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.

Check back soon for details about the race route and registration.

Helpful Information

 

Early-bird savings end July 21.

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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