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

25th Annual Topics in the Tropics
Dec 7 - 10, 2016

Melia Vacation Club and All-Inclusive Beach Resort, Puerto Vallarta, Mexico


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


  • Hotel rates are:

                    Single Garden View Room $165/night

                    Double Garden View Room $220/night

                    Single Ocean View Room $195/night

                    Double Ocean View Room $260/night

                    Rooms are all-inclusive (meals, drinks, taxes, tips)



  • A full brochure will be on our website by May ( and also distributed at the National AAPA Meeting in San Antonio in May.
  • If you would like to receive a brochure, 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..
  • Please consider booking your room and airport transfer thru the conference and not on-line.  It helps us provide more scholarships to our military PAs.


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


Geisinger Webpage with more information

Melia Resort Hotel Room Booking Link

Please note: The Caucus is under contract with the Melia Resort to guarantee booking a block of rooms. Benefits to the Caucus, as well as penalties, can occur if we are unable to fulfill this contract agreement. If you are able to find a booking for this hotel at another site for a significant savings, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with this info prior to booking.

Download Topics in the Tropics 2016 Brochure Here

Complete Airport Transportation Request Form Here

Topics Optional Tours 2016