Every year since 1989 the ASAP national conference has been an invaluable resource for those who attend. Our conferences are designed to bring together the top experts in the field of Chiari Malformation, Syringomyelia and related disorders.

Join the American Syringomyelia & Chiari Alliance Project with conference host, Gerald A. Grant, MD. Dr. Grant is a neurosurgeon, scientist, and chair of the Department of Neurosurgery at Duke University. Read more about Dr Grant here.


  • Adults 16 & up: $175 each
  • Children ages 5 – 15: $65
  • Family pack: two adults and two children: $425
    No charge for children under 5, over 15 years must register as an adult.
  • Medical Professionals ( doctors, residents, nurses and medical students ): Free
  • Scholarship Approved: Free

For Medical Professionals: Please bring your medical identification to check in . You will be given a name tag

Included with Registration:

  • All lectures Tuesday afternoon through Thursday afternoon
  • Opening Dinner Reception Tuesday evening
  • Breakfast Wednesday and Thursday
  • Cocktail Dinner Reception Thursday late afternoon

Other Options:

  • Day Rate – Wednesday and Thursday: $60.00 (includes breakfast and lectures)