2012 PSA Annual Meeting - Registration, Abstract Submission, Presentation and Housing Information

Registration & Other Fees

  • PSA member registration: $375 ($450 after May 1)
  • Student member: $245 ($320 after May 1)
  • Retiree registration: $325 ($400 after May 1)
  • Non-member registration: $450 ($525 after May 1)
  • One-Day Pass: $110
  • Accompanying Guest (non-professional): $50
  • Banquet ticket (Professional): $45 
    (All students receive 1 ticket included with their registration fee)
  • Genomics workshop (25 attendees) (Advanced level): $75
  • Morning Marine field trip (20 attendees) $40
  • Morning Marine field trip (20 attendees) $40

Please register through this webpage.

Abstract Submission

The deadline for abstract submission is May 1, 2012.

Abstract submission requirements are posted on this webpage.

Please submit abstracts using this webpage.


Talks are limited to 15 minutes (including questions and answers), so please plan accordingly. Please save files as PowerPoint files (both Mac and PC are fine). While we will have Internet connections, we all know of the vagaries of such things, so please save talks to CD, jump-drives, old-tyme disks, etc.


Poster boards will be available for poster placement beginning in the afternoon of June 19. Please limit poster size to 46" tall by 46" across.

Housing Information

PSA is pleased to announce that we have secured two excellent forms of housing for the upcoming 2012 Charleston meeting. First,we have a number of discounted hotel rooms at the meeting site, the beautiful Frances Marion ($169 per night) available from June 18-27. Second, we are pleased to announce that we have obtained a number of dorm rooms at the College of Charleston available from June 19-June 27.

Please book housing accommodations using the information found on this webpage.

Additional Meeting information

Please check the 2012 PSA Meeting webpage for up-to-date information.