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General Information
How to Register

To register and include your session preferences, do one of the following:
Download the PDF registration form and:
• Mail your form and check for the full registration fee to Quintessence Publishing at the address listed on the form.
• Fax your completed registration form with your credit card information (Visa, MasterCard, American Express, and Discover are all accepted) to Quintessence Publishing at 630-736-3633.
Register online here

On-site registration will be offered only on the basis of space availability and therefore cannot be guaranteed. Early advance registration is strongly recommended.

The deadline for registering for the symposium is May 17, 2019.

Symposium Registration Desk

Your symposium program packet will await you at the Symposium Registration Desk located on the 4th floor. The desk will be open on June 5 from 1:00 pm to 6:00 pm and beginning at 7:00 am each day thereafter.


Cancellations made in writing and received by Quintessence on or before May 3, 2019, will be refunded in full. For cancellations received after May 3, 2019, but before the start of the meeting, a cancellation fee of US $150 will be charged. No refunds will be made after the symposium begins on June 6, 2019. Please note that for workshops, no refunds will be given for cancellations received after May 3, 2019.

Continuing Dental Education Credit

Registrants may earn up to 25.75 hours of continuing education (CE) credit. One hour of CE credit is offered for every hour of program attendance. The American Academy of Periodontology will keep CE records for 4 years. The American Academy of Periodontology and Quintessence Publishing do not send CE credit information to state boards. Meeting attendees are responsible for ensuring that their CE credits are current and on file at their respective state board or other licensing or regulatory agency. (If you live outside of the US and require a certificate, please indicate it on the registration form.)

The American Academy of Periodontology is an ADA CERP–Recognized Provider.


Conduct at Symposium

If an attendee engages in unacceptable behavior, symposium organizers reserve the right to take any action they deem appropriate, including expelling offending persons from the symposium without further notice or refund. Photography and video and audio recording are prohibited during the lecture sessions. Cellular telephones and other electronic devices must be turned off or switched to silent mode during the seesion. Any attendee who violates these rules will be refused admission to the lecture room.

Americans with Disabilities Act

Quintessence Publishing supports and understands the importance of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). If you or a member of your travel group needs special accommodations, please contact our office for options.


Registration Fee

Your registration fee includes admission to all symposium sessions and exhibits, daily coffee breaks, the Wine and Cheese Recption on Thursday, and the Welcome Reception on Friday. Take advantage of specially reduced fees by registering in advance.

By 1/31/19After 1/31/19
Full 4-day attendanceUS $898US $978
AAP member 4-day attendance*US $728US $808
Student 4-day attendance**US $498US $498
Hygienist 4-day attendanceUS $498US $498
Hygienist Thursday one-day session onlyUS $248US $248

*See the registration form for qualification requirements.

Special Presymposium Sessions

The 13th Symposium is expanded with special sessions sponsored by BioHorizons, Geistlich Biomaterials, and Colgate-Palmolive. These special sessions are offered to all symposium participants at no additional cost. In addition, hands-on workshops are being offered at an additional charge. Participation is on a first-come, first-served basis, and attendance for the workshops is limited.

Optional workshops (additional registration fee required)

Mauro Fradeani workshopUS $650
Istvan Urban workshopUS $1350
Marisa Roncati workshopsUS $398 each OR $598 for both
Giovanni Zucchelli workshopUS $1350
Miguel A. Ortiz workshopUS $750
Hotel Reservations

The Boston Marriott Copley Place, selected as the official hotel for the symposium, is offering a special rate to symposium participants. The Boston Marriott Copley Place is located in the city’s charming and fashionable Back Bay area and is linked to the Copley Place Shopping Galleries. The hotel is about 5 miles from Logan International Airport.

Hotel rooms have been blocked, and reservations at the special symposium rate will be accepted until the cut-off date at 6:00 pm on May 17, 2019, or until the room block is sold out, whichever comes first. Therefore, it is recommended that you reserve your room as early as possible. To make your reservations, please call the hotel reservation desk directly at (877) 901-2079 or reserve online at:

Be sure to indicate the name of the symposium (ISPRD 2019) to receive the special meeting rate of US $329 per night (single/double rate). All rooms must be guaranteed by a deposit or a major credit card. Individual cancellation must be made at least 48 hours prior to the date of arrival.

Technical Exhibits

Technical exhibits will be held Thursday through Saturday. Visit the exhibits to observe the latest developments in dental products offered by the leading manufacturers. Exhibit hours are:

Thursday, June 6, 20199:30 AM–6:30 PM
Friday, June 7, 20199:30 AM–6:00 PM
Saturday, June 8, 20199:30 AM–5:30 PM
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