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Registration for the ACG 2014 Annual Scientific Meeting and Postgraduate Course is now open!

Registering for ACG 2014 is easy. You can register online, by fax, or by mail.

ONLINE Click here to register online.
FAX 301-263-9025
Print the registration form here.
MAIL American College of Gastroenterology
6400 Goldsboro Road, Suite 200
Bethesda, MD 20817-5842

Print the registration form here.

View the Preliminary Registration Program here.

How to Register
Follow the instructions below when registering.

Step 1 Contact Information
Provide your contact information (including email address) on the Registration Form.

Step 2 Course Selections
To register, choose one of the educational programs under your corresponding registration category. You may also select one or more of the optional programs offered on Friday, October 17. Please circle the Friday Program(s) you would like to attend.

Note: If you select the 3-day Clinical Review, you do not need to register for the GI Pathology and Imaging Course or the What’s New in GI Pharmacology Course.

Registrants of the Postgraduate Course and the Annual Scientific Meeting may choose to receive either a printed copy of the meeting syllabus or a PDF of the syllabus on a USB drive. There is a separate charge to purchase both the USB version and the printed version of either syllabus.

Step 3 Optional Learning Luncheons and Breakfast Sessions
If you’ve selected the Postgraduate Course, you have the option of attending up to two of the 24 Postgraduate Course Learning Luncheons (one each day) to be offered. The cost is only $75 each. Learning Luncheons are offered on Saturday and Sunday, October 18 and 19. You may choose one Learning Luncheon each day. Learning Luncheons are optional. Since Learning Luncheons fill up fast, please indicate your top five choices for each day by numbering them 1-5. We will make every effort to accommodate your top choice.

If you signed up for the Annual Scientific Meeting, you have the option of attending up to three of the 17 Annual Scientific Meeting Breakfast Sessions offered on Monday, October 20, Tuesday, October 21, and Wednesday, October 22. The cost is only $60 each. A syllabus on USB containing all ACG 2014 Breakfast Sessions will be provided to attendees registered for any Breakfast Session. You may choose one Breakfast Session each day. Breakfast Sessions are optional. Since Breakfast Sessions fill up fast, please choose up to your top five choices for each day by numbering them 1-5. We will make every effort to accommodate your top choice.

Step 4 Additional Offerings
ACG offers additional programs or materials to certain attendees.

Step 5 Payment
Registration selections are now complete. If you choose to mail or fax the registration form, please complete the payment information on the form and sign the form. Print the registration form here.

Hotel Information

Please visit http://acg.registration.meetingsites.net to book your room in Philadelphia through the official ACG Housing Bureau.

The passcode for meeting attendees is 2014.

Booking through the housing bureau ensures you will receive the special meeting rates and amenities ACG has negotiated with area hotels. Booking your room online is the easiest and fastest way to confirm your reservation in Philadelphia.

If you require a hard copy of the housing booking form, please call 888-863-7817. Leave your name, fax number and/or email address and phone number and a form will be sent to you within 48 hours.

Click here for a map of area hotels and room rates.

Travel Information

Meeting attendees and exhibitors will find traveling to Philadelphia easy by plane or train. If traveling by air, the Philadelphia International Airport is serviced by 30 airlines offering 600 daily nonstop flights from 124 cities, including more than 80 daily nonstop flights from 38 international cities. The Philadelphia International Airport is just seven miles outside the city and visitors can reach the downtown area by rail service at the airport or by taxi.

Many visitors can also travel to Philadelphia by Amtrak, which offers transportation to the historic 30th Street Station right in the downtown area. Amtrak is a convenient, ideal service along the Northeast Corridor from Boston to Washington, DC and all points in between.

Airline Information:

United – Book online via www.united.com, and use offer code ZSDV393225 in the offer code box. If booking through a travel professional or United Meetings at 1-800-426-1122, please give them the following information: Agreement Code – 393225 and Z Code – ZSDV. A $25 service fee will apply when booking through United Meetings Reservations. There is no additional service fee when booking online.

American Airlines – Book online via www.aa.com/group for AA/AE flights only, or by calling 1-800-433-1790 and give the Group Code 88H4BW. A reservation charge of $25 USD per ticket will apply for tickets booked through AA Reservations, subject to change. There is no additional charge when booking online.

Delta – Book online via www.delta.com or by calling 1-800-328-1111 and use Group Code NMJAY. Please note that a Direct Ticketing Charge will apply for booking by phone. When booking online, select Meeting Event Code and enter NMJAY in the box provided on the Search Flight page.

Amtrak:

Amtrak offers a 10% discount off the best available rail fare to Philadelphia. To book your reservation, call 1-800-872-7245 and refer to Convention Fare Code X99S-906. This offer is not valid on the Auto Train and Acela Service.

Car Rental:

Avis – Book online via www.avis.com or by calling 1-888-754-8878 and use AWD Number J900824 to receive the best possible car rental rates.

Travel Destinations:

You can book airline reservations through ACG’s official travel provider, Travel Destinations Management Group, by calling 1-800-455-0983.