American Society of Andrology.

Luncheons and Evening Events

44th Annual Conference

“Fertility and Men’s Health”

April 6 – 9, 2019
The Ritz-Carlton Chicago
Chicago, IL

The XXV North American Testis Workshop

“Lifelong Cell-Cell Interactions in the Testis: A Driver for Male Fertility”
April 3 – 6, 2019

Andrology Laboratory Workshop

“Modern Semen Analysis: Elevate Your Tools, Techniques and Thinking”
April 6 – 7, 2019

Clinical Symposium

“Men’s Sexual Health Update”
April 6, 2019

Please sign up for these events on the registration form.

Evening Functions
Testis Workshop Welcome Reception

Date:Wednesday, April 3, 2019
Time:8:15 p.m.   9:30 p.m.
Location:Grand Foyer
Dress:Business casual or casual attire is appropriate
Cost:One ticket included in Testis Workshop meeting registration

Testis Workshop Social Event

Date:Thursday, April 4, 2019
Time:6:30 p.m.   8:30 p.m.
Location:Lou Malnati’s Pizzeria
1120 N State Street, Chicago, IL 60610

Cost:Ticket purchase required - sign up for this event on the registration form

New this year, the Testis Workshop will host a Social Event at Lou Malnati’s Pizzeria! This event provides an opportunity for attendees and trainees to socialize with one another while enjoying Chicago’s very own world famous Chicago-style deep dish pizza; along with delicious pasta, dessert and beer and wine.

ASA Welcome Reception

Date:Saturday, April 6, 2019
Time:7:45 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
Location:Grand Foyer
Dress:Business casual or casual attire is appropriate
Cost:One ticket included in ASA registration; $50 for additional tickets.

Trainee Forum and Mixer

Date:Sunday, April 7, 2019
Time:7:15p.m. – 9:15 p.m.
Location:The Cafe
Cost:Complimentary; all members of the society are welcome.

The ASA Trainee Forum and Mixer provides an opportunity for trainee members to meet other trainees, as well as more established members of the society. This is a relaxed, informal event with appetizers, beer and wine provided. Senior members of the society will be present in this informal forum and discussion group setting to answer your questions about relevant topics such as grant writing, searching for a post-doctor job, alternative PhD career paths, succeeding in the clinic or lab, etc.

ASA Annual Banquet

Date:Monday, April 8, 2019
Time:6:30 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.
Location:House of Blues Chicago Restaurant — 329 N. Dearborn St, Chicago, IL
Cost:$85 for Attendees (members/nonmembers), $45 for trainees.
Includes dinner and entertainment. Please sign up for this event on the registration form.

Mentoring Luncheon

Sponsored by the Diversity and Trainee Affairs Committees

Date:Sunday, April 7, 2019
Time:12:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Location:St. Clair BC
Speaker:Victor G. Blanco, MD, PhD (The University of Kansas Medical Center)
Cost:$45 for attendees (members/nonmembers), $25 for trainees

Women in Andrology Luncheon and Discussion

Sponsored by the Women in Andrology Committee

Date:Monday, April 8, 2019
Time:12:45 p.m. – 2:15 p.m.
Location:St. Clair BC
Host:Maria Christina W. Avellar, PhD
Speaker:Gail A. Cornwall, PhD (Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center)
Cost:$45 for attendees (members/nonmembers, $25 for trainees