The AAPS held its annual meeting on Nov. 10-14, 2013 in the Gonzales Convention Center in San Antonio, Texas. This is one of the top scientific meetings for pharmaceutical scientists, including active professionals and graduate students. There are tracks related to Analysis and Pharmaceutical Quality, Biotechnology, Drug Discovery and Development, Formulation Design and Development, Pharmacokinetics, Pharmacodynamics, and Drug Metabolism, Regulatory Sciences and other disciplines. Over the course of the meeting hundreds of reviewed posters are presented. There is an extensive exposition at which most of the major vendors for the pharmaceutical industry are present. In addition, there are excellent, timely workshops offered prior to the meeting, for a reasonable cost.