Hotel Information 2015

The Veterans Caucus of the AAPA
and the
Geisinger Health System
A CME Conference for Primary Care Providers

24th Annual Topics in the Tropics
Dec 9 - 12, 2015

 Dreams Punta Cana Resort & Spa
 Punta Cana, Dominican Republic

Lectures in Cardiology, Gastroenterology, General Surgery, Internal Medicine, Neurology, Pediatrics, Orthopedics, Otolaryngology, Pediatrics and Primary Care just to name a few.


  • Hotel rates are:
    Deluxe Tropical or Pool View Room $180/night or $220/night double
    Deluxe Swim Out Room $200/night or $252/night double
    Preferred Club Deluxe Room $210/night or $274/night double
    Rooms are all-inclusive (meals, drinks, taxes, tips)
  • Six gourmet à la carte restaurants, a buffet and a café without reservations required - Unlimited international & domestic top-shelf spirits served at ten festive bars and lounges - Unlimited natural fruit juices and soft drinks - 24-hour room & concierge service - Pool and beach wait service - Daily refreshed mini-bar with soft drinks, juice, bottled water & beer - Theme parties, oceanfront bars and entertainment venues - Casino - All taxes and gratuities included - Explorer’s Club for kids with supervised day and evening activities - Core Zone Teen’s Club and teen’s activities
  • Airport transfers will be thru Palmera Destination Services.


  • A full brochure is available at and thru the link below.
  • If you would like to receive a brochure or wish to register, please call 1-800-272-6692 between 7:00-4:00 pm EST or send an e-mail to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..
  • In order to receive our rates, you will need to book your room and airport transfer thru the conference. By booking thru us, it helps us provide more scholarships to our military PAs and meet the demands of our contract.


Member/before Nov 1: $325.00 Nonmember/before Nov 1: $375.00
Member/on or after Nov 1: $400.00 Nonmember/on or after Nov 1: $475.00
Member/on site: $450.00 Nonmember/on site: $550.00


As we have a limited number of rooms reserved in the block for this conference, rooms are only available until November 1 and the hotel will be closing down the link to the website for booking rooms at that time. After Nov 1, 2015, rooms will be on a space available basis only.

Please book your hotel room prior to booking your flights to Punta Cana. Due to the limited availability of rooms this years, this will ensure that a room will be there to coinside with your flight plans!!!!!


Geisinger Webpage with more information

Download Topics in the Tropics 2015 Brochure Here

Download Transportation Request Form Here