2017 Annual Meeting

Special Events


General Session registrants are invited to attend the following special events:

Thursday, April 27
Opening Reception in Exhibit Hall (Tower Ballroom)
7:30 pm–9:00 pm
Enjoy food and drink while meeting fellow attendees and representatives from the industry's top vendors and getting a first look at this year’s exhibits.

Friday, April 28
THE AMERICAN SOCIETY OF BREAST SURGEONS Business Meeting (Grand Ballroom)
5:45 pm–6:00 pm
Get an update on the Society's programs and activities from our leadership at the annual business meeting. All Society members are encouraged to attend.

Poster Session and Reception (Grand Ballroom 1-3)
6:00 pm–7:30 pm
Don't miss this opportunity to review the latest scientific developments in a relaxing atmosphere and meet the presenters, while enjoying light refreshments. Free to all registered attendees and paid guests.

Saturday, April 29
"Quickshot" Scientific Presentations (Grand Ballroom)
12:30 pm–1:30 pm
(Lunch is provided in the Exhibit Hall at 11:45am)
Hear researchers as they give 5-minute presentations of their findings, followed by 3-minutes for questions and answers.

President’s Reception and Award Presentations (Monet Ballroom)
6:30 pm–7:30 pm
Plan to join your colleagues in a toast to Society President Sheldon Feldman, MD, at the President’s Reception.

The following presentations will also be made at the reception:

  • American Society of Breast Surgeons Foundation Awards
  • American Society of Breast Surgeons/Arnold P. Gold Foundation Humanism in Medicine Award
  • Scientific Session Awards: Outstanding Scientific Presentation Award, George Peters Award, Scientific Impact Award
  • Recognition of outgoing board members
NOTE: Information on vendor-supported symposia will be posted at a later date.