AAPA membership connects you to the PA profession and a vast collection of exclusive resources, essential tools, and discounts on products and services you won’t find anywhere else.

PA

As a PA, you might be eligible for one of the following memberships:

Fellow membership ($295/year) is our premier membership category and includes access to all benefits and products. If you graduated from a PA program accredited by ARC-PA (or a predecessor agency) or passed PANCE, you qualify for fellow membership! Fellow members may vote and hold office.

Retired membership ($75/year) includes access to nearly all benefits and products, but a retired member may not vote or hold office.

Sustaining membership ($100/year) includes access to most benefits and products.  Sustaining members do not have access to Huddle, AAPA’s members-only online community.  Sustaining members may not vote or hold office.

 

Top AAPA Benefits for PAs

Learning
Choose from more than 250 free or discounted activities in Learning Central.

Career
Take your career to the next level with the essential resources in Career Central.

  • PA Portfolio – An online storage and sharing tool for your career credentials
  • AAPA Salary Report – the most comprehensive PA compensation data
  • Job Search – resources to help you land your next PA position
  • Huddle – a members-only online community

Clinical
Members receive exclusive discounts on a variety of popular clinical tools.

Advocacy
AAPA supports the profession via state and national advocacy – and helps you be your own advocate.

News & Publications
Stay informed with trusted updates from your national professional association.

  • JAAPA – AAPA’s monthly clinical journal, with CME in each print and digital issue
  • AAPA Medical Watch – a daily clinical email alert
  • News and professional insights
PA Student

Currently enrolled in a PA program? AAPA student membership provides you with the tools and information needed to help you excel in PA school and successfully transition to practice.

Student membership ($75) includes access to all benefits and products and lasts for the duration of your PA program.

 

Top AAPA Benefits for PA Students

Learning
Never stop learning with resources to support your journey from the classroom to the clinic.

Career
Begin your PA career with the resources and expertise found in Career Central.

  • PA Portfolio – An online storage and sharing tool for your career credentials
  • AAPA Salary Report – the most comprehensive PA compensation data
  • Job Search – resources to help you land your first PA position
  • Career Companion – a career guide for new grads and early career PAs

Discounts
Save on popular products and services essential for students.

Advocacy
AAPA supports the profession via state and national advocacy – and helps you be your own advocate.

News & Publications
Stay informed with clinical news and professional updates.

  • JAAPA – AAPA’s monthly clinical journal, with CME in each print and digital issue
  • AAPA Medical Watch – a daily clinical email alert
  • News and professional insights
Becoming a PA

Interested in joining the PA profession? Join AAPA as an affiliate member and learn about this growing healthcare field.

Affiliate membership ($100/year) includes access to most benefits and products. Affiliate members do not have access to Huddle, AAPA’s members-only online community. Affiliate members may not vote or hold office.

 

Top AAPA Benefits for Pre-PAs

News & Publications
Stay current with clinical news and updates on the PA profession.

  • JAAPA – AAPA’s monthly clinical journal
  • AAPA Medical Watch – a daily clinical email alert
  • News and professional insights

Career
Understand what you should do now to prepare for a career as a PA.

Learning

Access to Learning Central, which includes 250+ free or discounted CME activities.

Other Providers

Would you like to learn more about the PA profession and stay abreast of the constantly evolving healthcare team dynamic? AAPA membership can give you key information about hiring or working with PAs.

Physician membership ($150/year) is offers a variety of benefits and products. Physician members do not have access to Huddle (AAPA’s members-only online community), and may not vote or hold office.

Associate membership ($200/year) is for representatives of businesses that sell products or services to PAs, or for individuals who do not qualify for other membership categories. Associate members do not have access to Huddle (AAPA’s members-only online community), and may not vote or hold office.

Affiliate membership ($100/year) includes access to most benefits and products. Affiliate members do not have access to Huddle, AAPA’s members-only online community. Affiliate members may not vote or hold office.

 

Top AAPA Benefits for Other Providers

News & Publications
Stay current with clinical news and updates on the PA profession.

  • JAAPA – AAPA’s monthly clinical journal, with CME in each print and digital issue
  • AAPA Medical Watch – a daily clinical email alert
  • News and professional insights

Career
Enhance your career with resources from AAPA and our partners.

Learning
Access to Learning Central, which includes 250+ free or discounted CME activities.

Choose your membership option and put the power of AAPA to work for you today.

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