SPR 2018 Annual Meeting & Postgraduate Course

Call for Abstract Submissions is now OPEN!
The Society for Pediatric Radiology is now accepting abstract submissions for its 
61st Annual Meeting & Postgraduate Course.


Oral Papers: Formal presentations of scientific work. (8 minutes presentation/2 minutes Q&A) 

Posters: There are three options to choose from when submitting a poster: 

  1. Case Report Poster: A "case report poster" has one or more cases (but no more than 5) and reviews imaging findings without a comprehensive educational goal. 
  2. Scientific Poster: A "scientific poster" is the summary of a research study. 
  3. Educational Poster: An"educational poster" seeks to educate the viewer on a certain pediatric radiology topic, often using cases to illustrate the teaching content. 

Click here to access the submission site and review complete instructions.  Or, download a copy of the instructions here.

Submission Deadline: Sunday, October 29, 2017 at 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time

Meeting Information

Abstract Submissions

Hotel Information

Omni Nashville Hotel 

250 Fifth Avenue South
Nashville, Tennessee 37203
Phone: (615) 782-5300

Room Rates:
Traditional Single/Double $259 (Rates will increase for triple and quadruple occupancy. The hotel fees are per night and are exclusive of applicable taxes, which are 17.5% at the time of posting and are subject to change.)

Online Reservations: Access the online reservation site here

Phone Reservations: Reserve your room by calling the Hotel directly at the number above or via the toll free reservations line at 1-800-THE-OMNI. If you call, be sure to state that you are with the SPR Annual Meeting. 


All reservations must be accompanied by a first night room deposit or guaranteed by a valid major credit card, which must be supplied at the time of reservation. Any guaranteed reservation not cancelled 72 hours prior to arrival will be subject to one night room and tax cancellation fee. 

Cutoff Date:
Monday, April 23, 2018 at 5:00 p.m. Central Time. Do note that reservations may sell out prior to the cutoff date; therefore, it is recommended that you book your room now. Reservations made after the cutoff date and time will be based on the room availability, and the group rate cannot be confirmed.

Check-in: 4:00 p.m. Central Time Check-out: 11:00 a.m. Central Time



Join the Omni Select Guest Loyalty Program (here) to obtain an array of benefits including: Free Wi-Fi, Express Check-in & Check-Out, Morning Beverage Delivered and MUCH MORE!  Already a member? Then you are all set, but be sure to have your login information upon checking in to the Hotel.


International Letter of Invitation Request

If you require a letter of invitation for visa acquirement purposes, please complete the request form to the SPR using the link below. NOTE: The Society is only able to provide letters of invitations to individuals that are participating in the meeting as an attendee of the educational sessions. A letter of invitation for a guest of a meeting attendee will not be provided by the Society.

Preliminary Program

To view an outline of the program for SPR 2018, click here.  Please note that the schedule is subject to change.  Updated information will be provided as available. 


Registration for the 2018 SPR Annual Meeting and Postgraduate Course is tentatively scheduled to open in December 2017.