First Timers


As a first-time attendee/new member we want to make sure that you get the most out of the meeting and that you have an enjoyable experience.  In an effort to assist you, ASHP is pleased to offer some exciting benefits exclusively for first-time attendees/new members. 

Things You Should Know

  • Registration Hours

  • Exhibit Hall Hours:
    Monday and Tuesday, 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
    Wednesday, 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

  • Attire - The attire at ASHP national meetings is business casual.

Just for You

  • Attend the First-Time Attendee Welcome Event and Self-Guided Tours on Sunday, December 2 at the Mandalay Bay Hotel.  Get the scoop on various meeting activities, where to go for help, as well as tips for staying informed and managing your time and your energy during a busy week. Time and location to follow.

  • At the welcome event, or at the Member Information Center, you will receive a special star appliqué.  This star will identify you as a “VIP” and should be affixed to your badge.

  • Spot for First-Timers/New Members located in the Exhibit Hall.  The Spot is an area reserved especially for first time attendees and new members to meet with colleagues and relax while visiting the 350+ exhibit booths.  ASHP staff will be available periodically each day in case you have any questions or want to learn more about ASHP.

 More first timer information coming soon!

Additional Questions

If you have additional questions, please call 1-866-279-0681.