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Join us March 30 - April 2 for the 2017 ACMT Annual Scientific Meeting & Satellite Session in lovely San Juan, Puerto Rico!

Annual Scientific Meeting (ASM)

This year we will explore the theme: Toxicologic Impact: Research, Practice, Teach. Day 1 will be entirely dedicated to research. Day 2 will focus on professional development and the practice of medical toxicology. Day 3 will focus on education and teaching future teachers in the field of medical toxicology. Click here to see an agenda.

Satellite I. Epidemic of Addiction: Prescription Opioids, Heroin & Fentanyl

The day before ASM, on March 30, 2017, ACMT will host a full-day pre-session on the epidemiology and history of the addiction, newest data and best practices for treatment, and forensic aspects of the epidemic. Click here to see an agenda.

Satellite II. Zika Overview: A 360⁰ Look at the Epidemic

In the afternoon of March 30, 2017, ACMT will host a half-day pre-session featuring local experts who will explore the topic of the Zika Epidemic and the public health aspects of pesticide-use. Click here to see an agenda.


Registration & Fees

Early Bird Rates*               Regular Rates      
Registration Category 
  Registration Category  ASM
ACMT Member $575 $225 $125   ACMT Member $625 $250 $150
Resident / Student** $195 $100 $25   Resident / Student** $225 $130 $50
Fellows-in-Training / SPI $395 $175 $75   Fellows-in-Training / SPI $445 $200 $100
Guest / Non-Member $825 $275 $150   Guest / Non-Member $875 $325 $175
Continuing Medical Education (CME pending) $125 $75 $30   Continuing Medical Education (CME pending) $125 $75 $30

*Early Bird Rates have been extended to 11:59pm on January 29, 2017. Fees increase to the Regular Rate after this date, no exceptions.
**Proof of student and resident status is required to confirm this rate. Proof consists of a copy of your student ID or a letter from your institution’s Registrar verifying student or resident status. Documentation must be received within two weeks of registering via email to or fax to (844) 226-8333. Attention: 2017 ASM. 
Cancellation Policy: Cancellations received in writing on or prior to January 31, 2017 are subject to a $150 processing fee. Refunds will not be granted after January 31, 2017. Please send cancellation request to ACMT at, or fax to 623-533-6520.

Abstract Submission

ACMT is no longer accepting abstracts for this event. If you have submitted an abstract, the review committee will issue you a decision in the coming weeks.

Continuing Medical Education (CME)

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint sponsorship of the University of Alabama School of Medicine and the American College of Medical Toxicology.

The University of Alabama School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 22.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

UAB is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

Meeting Details

The 2017 ASM and Satellite Sessions will be held at the beachfront InterContinental Hotel in San Juan, located in Isla Verde, approximately 5 minutes from the Luis Muñoz Marín International Airport (SJU) and 15 minutes from historic Old San Juan

Details about the hotel, group block & room rates, travel info, and a statement about the Zika Virus can be found on the ACMT Intercontinental Hotel Reservations webpage.


Have questions about the conference or satellite sessions? For all inquiries, write to:

2017 Organizing Committees

ASM Organizing Committee
Andrew Stolbach, MD, FACMT – Leader
Bryan Judge, MD, FACMT – Leader
Keith Burkhart, MD, FACMT 
Spencer Greene, MD, MS, FACMT
Russ Kerns, MD, FACMT
Kathy Kopec, DO
Mark Su, MD, FACMT
Timothy J. Wiegand, MD, FACMT
Paul M. Wax, MD, FACMT
Satellite Session I Organizing Committee 
Katherine Boyle, MD - Leader
Lewis Nelson, MD, FACMT
Satellite Session II Organizing Committee
Ziad Kazzi, MD, FACMT - Leader
Jose Diaz, MD, Puerto Rico Poison Center, San Juan, Puerto Rico
Gredia Huerta-Montanez, MD, Center for Research on Early Childhood Exposure and Development (CRECE) & Zika in Infants and Pregnancy (ZIP)