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Sustaining Membership

Membership – $100/year

As a sustaining member, you have access to most of AAPA’s benefits and services. Sustaining members are PAs who graduated from a PA program accredited by ARC-PA (or a predecessor agency), but have chosen not to actively practice in the profession and opt to be classified as sustaining members. Sustaining members shall be entitled to privileges of the floor of the AAPA House of Delegates. However, they may not vote or hold office, and do not have access to Huddle, our online members-only community, or the AAPA Salary Report.


AAPA Sustaining Member Benefits

PA Portfolio

Our free online tool makes it easy to store and share your essential PA career documents, with access to them anywhere – even from your smartphone.

Job Search

Use our exclusive PA-focused resources to help you land your next PA position.

PANRE Review

Ace your PANRE! We’ve got what you need – whether you want online courses, adaptive Qbanks, practice exams, live events, or textbooks. Members get $95 off the AAPA PANCE/PANRE Review powered by Hippo Education.

Additional Career Resources

Wherever you want to go in your career, head to Career Central! Use our essential and interactive resources – including checklists, guides, videos and more.


Get access to AAPA’s monthly clinical journal, with CME in each print and digital issue.

JAAPA CME Post-Tests

Free to members! One of our most popular CMEs, JAAPA CME post-tests are available in AAPA’s monthly clinical journal or online. Earn up to 13 FREE CME credits per year.

Live CME

Earn member discounts on AAPA events, including AAPA Conference, The Musculoskeletal Galaxy, Adult Hospital Medicine Boot Camp, and more.

CME On Demand

Members receive discounts on CME from our top live events. Learn live from your couch!

Additional CME

Members always have access to free or discounted CME in Learning Central – earn 500+ credits of AAPA Category 1 CME!

State PA Laws and Regulations

Stay up to date on legislative information that affects you.

PA Reimbursement Resources

Find comprehensive resources to help you demonstrate your value, maximize your reimbursement, and avoid fraud. Members get a $100 discount on The Essential Guide to PA Reimbursement publication.

State and Federal Advocacy

Learn about and get involved in AAPA’s policy and efforts to expand access to care and align PAs to meet healthcare needs, including Optimal Team Practice.

AAPA Medical Watch

Keep up with our members-only daily clinical email alert, straight to your inbox each morning.

Additional News

Visit News Central, your home for PAs and AAPA in the news and more.


Receive a 10% discount on personal liability and malpractice insurance.


Get the clinical answers you need with UpToDate. Members receive up to $250 off.

Additional Discounts

Get member exclusive discounts on clinical tools, career resources, financial offers, insurance, and travel and lifestyle services.

Additional Volunteer Opportunities

View the current opportunities available via AAPA to volunteer and share your expertise or experience.

Join AAPA as a sustaining member and put the power of AAPA to work for you today.