The plans are in the final stages for our 2021 annual meeting that is being presented as a virtual event.  Mark your calendar that the first session of the ALA meeting will began on April 7th at 12:45 PM (CDT) and continues on April 8 at 8:00 AM (CDT) with the Business Meeting at 7:00 AM (CDT).

To access a copy of the ALA 2021 Scientific Program, please click here.  To view the ALA 2021 Posters, click here.

Because we are VIRTUAL this year, registration is different than in previous years by offering a flat fee structure.  Advanced registration continues until March 31; however you will be able to register during the meeting.  When you register via the COSM link,, you will have access to ALL NINE participating Societies’ sessions and posters. You will also have the capability to access all on-demand content at your convenience following the conclusion of the virtual meeting.  CME credits for participating in other society programs and viewing posters will also be available.

Honoring the presidency of Dr. Flint, a Virtual President’s Reception will be held on Wednesday evening, April 7th for attendees who have registered for the meeting. In addition to honoring Dr. Flint, the deRoaldes and the Newcomb awards will be presented to outstanding members who have made an impact on the specialty and Association.  Plan to join us with your BYOB (Bring Your Own Beverage) for an enjoyable evening with colleagues. Invitations will be sent during the third week of March.  When received, please RSVP by April 1st.

Should you have questions, please contact the ALA Administrator’s at