As the deadline closed on June 1, the number of abstracts submitted for the 2018 AAHKS Annual Meeting had already broken last year’s record number earlier in the day. The 1,615 abstracts submitted surpassed the number submitted for the 2017 AAHKS Annual Meeting by 228 abstracts. The AAHKS Program Committee attributes the spike to more members engaged in research and education. While the review process is in full swing, members can log in to the AAHKS website to register for the meeting and make hotel reservations. Now is the best time to get this done before the hotel begins to fill. Go to