Event Type: STERIS AST Seminar | Date: March 6, 2024 - March 7, 2024 | Location: Disneyland Hotel, Anaheim, CA

Join STERIS for a seminar on the fundamentals of sterilization as they apply to medical devices and pharmaceuticals. In this two-day event, attendees will gain an understanding of the current and future applications of various sterilization modalities and the testing services required to support product design, validation, manufacturing, and packaging.​

Seminar Topics Include:

  • Introduction to Industrial Sterilization
  • Selection of Materials Subject to Sterilization
  • Laboratory Testing for Gas and Radiation Sterilization
  • Fundamentals of Ethylene Oxide Sterilization
  • Introduction to Sustainable EO® Sterilization
  • Validations for Ethylene Oxide Sterilization
  • Product and Packaging Testing for Medical Devices
  • Fundamentals of E-beam Sterilization
  • Fundamentals of Irradiation Sterilization: Photon Technologies (Gamma and X-ray)
  • Radiation Dose Setting and Maintaining a Sterile Claim

Optional Reception | March 6, 4:00pm – 6:00pm | Location: Disneyland Hotel, Mark Twain & Terrace

Join us for an optional reception where you can catch up with our technical experts and other seminar attendees while enjoying snacks and drinks. Registration is not required and there is no additional charge to attend the reception.

Seminar Fee:

$925 if registered by January 23, 2024

$975 if registered January 24, 2024 – March 1, 2024

A discounted rate of $875 per person is available for groups of four or more. Please contact us at 877.783.7479 or emma_harry@steris.com for more details.


A block of rooms has been reserved at the Disneyland Hotel at the discounted rate of $309 per night. Rooms will be available on a limited basis and reservations must be made as soon as possible. Please reference your registration confirmation email to purchase theme park tickets.

Registration includes attendance for the seminar, all materials, meals (breakfast, lunch, and breaks on both days), and the optional reception and facility tour.