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  • Are you interested in joining the AAPA family?


    Please select a membership category below to review eligibility requirements. Once you have selected the membership category that best suits you, click the link to be directed to the online application.

    If you wish to mail your application to AAPA, please download a membership application
     

    Fellow Member

    Eligibility

    A fellow member shall be a physician assistant who is a graduate of a PA program accredited by ARC-PA or a predecessor agency, or NCCPA-certified.

    Privileges

    Can vote for Academy officers and directors with the exception of the vice president and student director and shall be eligible to hold office.

    Term of Membership

    12 months

    Dues

    $275.00

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    Retired Fellow Member

    Eligibility

    A retired member is current retired from practice, a graduate from a PA program 15 or more years ago and had been an active Fellow member for more than 12 years.   

    Privileges

    Shall be entitled to privileges of the floor but not entitled to vote or hold office.

    Term of Membership

    12 months

    Dues 

    $75.00

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    Student Member

    Eligibility

    A student member shall be an individual who is enrolled and attending classes in an ARC-PA accredited PA program or a predecessor agency.

    Privileges

    Shall not have the privilege to vote or hold office.

    One student shall be elected by his/her peers to sit on the Board of Directors and have all rights and privileges of any other member of the board.

    Term of Membership

    One-time fee that expires four months after date of graduation.

    Dues

    $75.00

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    Sustaining Member

    Eligibility

    A sustaining member shall consist of a PA who is eligible for fellow membership (A PA program graduate accredited by ARC-PA or a predecessor agency or NCCPA-certified) who has chosen not to actively practice in the profession.

    Privileges

    Shall be entitled to privileges of the floor but not entitled to vote or hold office.

    Term of Membership

    12 months

    Dues

    $75.00

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    Affiliate Member

    Eligibility

    An affiliate member shall consist of an individual from a health profession who is not eligible for any other membership category (Students who are enrolled in a pre-PA program may join as an affiliate)

    Privileges

    Shall be entitled to privileges of the floor but not entitled to vote or hold office.

    Term of Membership

    12 months

    Dues

    $75.00

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    Physician Member

    Eligibility

    A physician member shall be a licensed physician.

    Privileges

    Shall be entitled to privileges of the floor but not entitled to vote or hold office.

    Term of Membership

    12 months

    Dues

    $75.00

    Become a Physician Member today! 
     

     

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    Associate Member

    Eligibility

    An associate member shall consist of representatives of businesses engaged in selling products or services to PAs or individuals employed by government agencies who do not qualify for any other membership.

    Privileges

    Shall not be entitled to the privileges of the floor, to vote, or to hold office.

    Term of Membership

    12 months

    Dues

    $200.00

    Become an Associate Member today! 
     


     

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