Education and advocacy to improve ethics, standards, and practices in paleontology

Program Committee

Conni O'Connor, Co-Chair

Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument

Marilyn Fox, Co-Chair

Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History

Kenneth Bader, Host Institution

University of Texas at Austin

Deb Wagner

University of Texas at Austin

Vicen CarriĆ³

National Museums Scotland

Ana Barcarcel

American Museum of Natural History

Jessica Barnett

Fort Hays State University

Jennifer Cavin

John Day Fossil Beds NM

Lisa Herzog

North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences

Host Hotel

DoubleTree by Hilton

Hotel Austin

Northwest Arboretum

8901 Business Park Dr

Austin, TX 78759


Annual Meeting


About the Association

Association for


in Paleontology

Ethics Statement







Quick Tips

Annual Meeting

2016 Colorado Springs, CO

Past Meetings

Future Meetings



Early Registration Ended

Current Registration Rates:

$220 Members in good standing

$230 Non-members

$50 Social events only

$22 Pre-Meeting field trip: Harry Ransom Center Paper Conservation

$25 Wednesday CT Fundamentals

$25 Wednesday Histology

$50 Saturday field trip

$35 Membership Renewal (Jan 1 - Dec 31)

Schedule at a Glance

Tuesday, April 18th (Pre-meeting)

     Conservation Labs at the harry Ransom Center, University of Texas

Wednesday, April 19th     

     Special workshops offered for additional fee:

          Fundamentals of Acquiring and Manipulating CT Data (limit 20)

          Histology Basics (limit 10)

     Ethics Symposium

     Opening Reception

Thursday, April 20th

     Platform and Poster Presentations

     Trivia Night

Friday, April 21st



     Committee Meetings


     Silent Auction and Banquet

Saturday, April 22nd

     Field Trips:

          Dinosaur Valley State Park

          Waco Mammoth National Monument/Inner Space Caverns

April 19-22, 2017