PAPS 2022 Meeting Registration Information

The PAPS 2022 meeting has both in-person and virtual options. Please be aware the virtual option is reserved only for colleagues residing in countries recognized by PAPS with travel restrictions (see our travel exemption page for details).


Amenities for those traveling to Quito include

Educational Amenities

  • Access to all conference sessions
  • Access to all features of the PAPS Conference App
  • AV support for all attendees and presenters
  • Free Internet during conference

Food and Beverage

  • Daily conference breakfast
  • Coffee breaks and snacks
  • Box lunches on select days

Social Amenities

  • Opening Reception including transportation, food, drinks, and entertainment
  • Exciting Conference Tour including food, drinks, and transportation
  • PAPS Conference Dinner including food, drinks, and entertainment

Amenities for those restricted in travel and required to attend via our virtual option:

Virtual (Hybrid) Meeting Amenities: (MUST reside in a country where travel restrictions preclude your attendance, details are HERE)

  • Access to all conference sessions via Event Pilot and Zoom
  • Access to all features of the PAPS Conference App

Register for PAPS 2022 HERE!

Please note: ALL presenters MUST register to present  (regardless of type of presentation).




Until Aug 31


after Aug 31


$825 USD

$900 USD


$975 USD

$1050 USD


$675 USD

$725 USD

Latin American Colleague3

$725 USD

$800 USD


$495 USD

$550 USD

Virtual - HYBRID: Exclusive for  Travel Exemption Countries Only5

Member: $325

Non-Member: $400

Trainee: $275

Member: $500

Non-Member: $700

Trainee: $395

South American Trainee6

$275 USD 

$395 USD

  • 1 - Must be a member in good standing and dues PAID at time of registration
  • 2 - Must be a trainee (example: resident, fellow, or medical student)
  • 3 - Must reside and practice in Central or South America
  • 4 - Companions are guests of the attendee. Price includes welcoming reception, daily breakfast, conference tour (with lunch), and conference dinner. This also includes coffee breaks and box lunches and the lunch as part of the conference Tour on Tuesday.
  • 5 - PAPS recognizes some pandemic related safety requirements posed by certain countries may hinder an individual's opportunity to attend the 2022 PAPS meeting in Quito. There are also a few geopolitical issues happening in our world. PAPS will continuously monitor the situation and will create an exemption list of nations where remote (virtual) access will be granted. Please note: the option to attend via remote access will be granted only to individuals who reside in those countries where the national policy of that country makes attending in-person challenging or prohibitive. The list is based solely on the National policy of a given country and not on any individual's personal preference or hospital policy.
  • 6 - South American Trainee - Limited meeting experience: This option is EXCLUSIVE for trainees who reside and train in South America. Proof of trainee status and location of training program is required. This options gives the attendee access to all meeting academic functions and educational meeting experience but does not include the social functions such as welcoming reception, conference tour, or conference dinner.

Cancellation/Refund Policy

If you need to cancel your registration for any reason, please notify the program chair PAPS 2022 (john at papsmeeting.com).  
75% refund until Aug 1, 2022, 0800 PST - EXPIRED
50% refund Aug 1-Aug 16, 2022 0800 PST
No refund after Aug 16th, 2022, 0800 PST 

Register for PAPS 2022 HERE!

Quick Links - Quito 2022

  • Abstract Submission is CLOSED. Results will be available on or before July 27.
  • Meeting Registration is OPEN HERE!
  • Become a PAPS Member HERE!

Next Events

PAPS 2022
September 18-22, 2022
Quito, Ecuador

PAPS 2023
September 10-14, 2023
Bali, Indonesia

PAPS 2024
Dates TBD
Hong Kong, China

PAPS 2025
Dates TBD
Melbourne, Australia



About Us

PAPS is one of the largest pediatric surgery associations in the world but quite unique with an uplifting and fun sense of family between all members and guests. We are much more relaxed than any other surgical society. We don't even allow neckties at any PAPS meeting....wear one and it will be quickly cut off!

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For information about the scientific program for the 2022 PAPS meeting, please contact:
john at papsmeeting.com

Other Questions:
Abstracts email address: abstracts @ papsmeeting.com
Membership email address: membership @ papsmeeting.com