2018 Spring Meeting

 Friday and Saturday, May 11-12, 2018
The Blackstone Hotel
636 S Michigan Ave
Chicago, IL 60605

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Meeting Overview

CMSS members will be meeting on Friday, May 11 from 8:00 a.m. – 4:45 p.m., with an evening cocktail reception scheduled from 5:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. The Saturday morning (May 12)  council business meeting will take place from 8:00  a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

OPDA Meeting

Members of the Organization of Program Director Associations (OPDA) will be meeting on Friday, May 11 from 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., also at The Blackstone Hotel. The registration fee for the OPDA meeting is $275.


CMSS Member – $525


Please make your housing accommodations online with The Blackstone Hotel by clicking here or by calling (312) 447-0955 by Wednesday, April 18, 2018, to ensure you receive the CMSS discounted rate of $259/night. Please reference the Council of Medical Specialty Societies (CMSS) when calling.

The Blackstone Hotel
636 South Michigan Ave.
Chicago, IL 60605
(312) 447-0955

Refund Policy

Full registration will be refunded, less a $75 processing fee, if CMSS receives written notification on or before Friday, April 13, 2017.  No refunds will be granted after this date, however, substitutions are welcome.  If you require assistance, please call CMSS at (312) 224-2585.


For questions, please contact CMSS meetings at meetings@cmss.org or call (312) 224-2585. Support and exhibit opportunities are available. Please contact Heidi Lapka at hlapka@cmss.org or at (312) 224-2585 for details.