The Program Committee shall plan the scientific program for the annual meeting and shall make recommendations to the Council for affiliations for future annual meetings. In addition, the Program Committee may plan additional scientific meetings with the approval of the Council.
The Chair-Elect and the Chair of the Program Committee shall be elected by the membership. The Council shall appoint additional members from various membership categories. At least one trainee member shall be a voting member of the committee. Non-voting and ex officio members of the Committee shall be the the Executive Officer and the Chairs of the Education Committee and the Committee for Career Development, Women and Minorities. The President shall be a voting ex officio member of the Program Committee.