Benefits

Regular (Researchers/Educators)  | Undergraduate Students |
Graduate/Medical Students | Postdoctoral Fellows/Researchers |
Other Membership Types

Regular Membership - $130 USD (calendar year)

Join AAA today! Regular Membership is open to persons engaged in the teaching or investigation of anatomical or cognate related sciences, with an advanced degree or equivalent experience. Benefits include:

  • Free Journal Subscription - more than 100 years of backfiles!
    Choose between The Anatomical Record and Developmental Dynamics, and you will also receive access to over 100 years of AAA's journals' backfiles and free electronic access to AAA's newest journal, Anatomical Sciences Education. Purchased separately this journal package would cost more than $250.
  • Teaching & Training Tools and Professional Development Opportunities
  • Discount Meetings Rates
    Save $150 on registration for AAA's scientific and education meeting at Experimental Biology. Registration also includes access to all other sponsoring societies' meetings.
  • Awards Eligibility
    Be nominated as a fellow of the American Association of Anatomists, for the Henry Gray/Elsevier Distinguished Educator Award, the Henry Gray/Lippincott Wilkins & Williams Scientific Achievement Award and the AAA/Wiley A.J. Ladman Exemplary Service Award. Compete for the following:
  • $3000 Education Outreach Grant
  • $3000 Research Meeting Outreach Grant
  • $5000 Educational Research Scholarship
  • $500 Young Faculty Participation Award
  • $500 Young Anatomist Publication Award
  • News and Updates
    Receive AAA's quarterly print newsletter plus e-mail updates concerning relevant funding opportunities, legislation, research and events via E-Stratum, AAA's electronic member memo.  You can also subscribe to AAA's Education and Public Policy listservs.
  • Leadership Opportunities
    Hold elective office, serve on AAA and FASEB committees, Boards, and task forces, including the Annual Meeting Program Committee, Educational Affairs Committee, Professional Development Committee, Anatomical Terminology Committee and various awards selection committees, among others. Vote in AAA elections and at AAA's business meetings.
  • Networking
    Connect with colleagues at the Annual Meeting/EB.  Be listed in and access the expanded online AAA member directorysearchable by name, location, institution, and areas of interestas well as FASEB's online directory.
  • Additional FASEB Benefits
    Take advantage of FASEB's Career Resources Center - a matching service for biomedical scientists and technicians at all career levels.

Become a Regular Member: $130


Undergraduate Student Membership - $25 USD (calendar year)

Join AAA today! Undergraduate Student Membership is open to undergraduate students who are actively engaged in research on anatomical or related topics, or show other evidence of strong commitment to a professional career in anatomy or related sciences. Undergrad Members enjoy:

Connecting to Your Community

Creating Opportunities

Committing to Your Education

Cultivating Professional Development

Become an Undergraduate Student Member: $25


Graduate/Medical Student Membership - $30 USD (calendar year)

Join AAA today! Student Membership is open to graduate and medical students who are actively engaged in research on anatomical or related topics, or show other evidence of strong commitment to a professional career in anatomy or related sciences. Grad/Med Student Members enjoy:

  • Free Journal Subscription - more than 100 years of backfiles! 
    Choose between The Anatomical Record and Developmental Dynamics, and you will also receive access to over 100 years of AAA's journals' backfiles and free electronic access to AAA's newest journal, Anatomical Sciences Education. Purchased separately this journal package would cost more than $250.
  • Career Resources and Professional Development Opportunities
  • Discount Meetings Rates and Travel Support
    Save on registration for AAA's scientific and education meeting at Experimental Biology (EB), and receive either a $250 or $350 travel award to attend the meeting when you submit an abstract. Registration also includes access to all other sponsoring societies' meetings.
  • Awards Eligibility
    Compete for the following:
  • $3000 Education Outreach Grant
  • $3000 Research Meeting Outreach Grant
  • $5000 Educational Research Scholarship
  • $500 Young Anatomist Publication Award
  • Awards for presentations at AAA's Annual Meeting/EB
  • News and Updates
    Receive AAA's quarterly print newsletter plus e-mail updates concerning relevant funding opportunities, legislation, research and events via E-Stratum, AAA's electronic member memo.  You can also subscribe to AAA's Education and Public Policy listservs. 
  • Leadership Opportunities
    Be elected to one of two Student/Postdoc positions on AAA's Board of Directors, and serve on AAA and FASEB committees, Boards, and task forces, including the Annual Meeting Program Committee, Educational Affairs Committee, Professional Development Committee, Anatomical Terminology Committee and various awards selection committees, among others. Vote in AAA elections and at AAA's business meetings. 
  • Networking
    Connect with AAA leaders and other prominent scientists at the Annual Meeting/EB.  Be listed in and access the expanded online AAA member directorysearchable by name, location, institution, and areas of interestas well as FASEB's online directory.
  • Additional FASEB Benefits
    Take advantage of FASEB's Career Resources Centera matching service for biomedical scientists and technicians at all career levels.

Become a Graduate/Medical Student Member: $30


Postdoctoral Membership - $45 USD (calendar year)

Join AAA today! Postdoctoral Membership is open to postdoctoral fellows/researchers who are actively engaged in research on anatomical or related topics, or show other evidence of strong commitment to a professional career in anatomy or related sciences. Postdoc Members enjoy:

Free Journal Subscription - more than 100 years of backfiles! 

  • Choose between The Anatomical Record and Developmental Dynamics, and you will also receive access to over 100 years of AAA's journals' backfiles and free electronic access to AAA's newest journal, Anatomical Sciences Education. Purchased separately this journal package would cost more than $250.
  • Career Resources and Professional Development Opportunities
  • Discount Meetings Rates and Travel Support
    Save on registration for AAA's scientific and education meeting at Experimental Biology (EB), and receive either a $250 or $350 travel award to attend the meeting when you submit an abstract. Registration also includes access to all other sponsoring societies' meetings.
  • Awards Eligibility
    Compete for the following:
  • $3000 Education Outreach Grant
  • $3000 Research Meeting Outreach Grant
  • $5000 Educational Research Scholarship
  • $500 Young Anatomist Publication Award
  • $20,000 Postdoctoral Fellowships
  • Awards for presentations at AAA's Annual Meeting/EB
  • News and Updates
    Receive AAA's quarterly print newsletter plus e-mail updates concerning relevant funding opportunities, legislation, research and events via E-Stratum, AAA's electronic member memo.  You can also subscribe to AAA's Education and Public Policy listservs. 
  • Leadership Opportunities
    Be elected to one of two Student/Postdoc positions on AAA's Board of Directors, and serve on AAA and FASEB committees, Boards, and task forces, including the Annual Meeting Program Committee, Educational Affairs Committee, Professional Development Committee, Anatomical Terminology Committee and various awards selection committees, among others. Vote in AAA elections and at AAA's business meetings. 
  • Networking
    Connect with AAA leaders and other prominent scientists at the Annual Meeting/EB.  Be listed in and access the expanded online AAA member directorysearchable by name, location, institution, and areas of interestas well as FASEB's online directory.
  • Additional FASEB Benefits
    Take advantage of FASEB's Career Resources Centera matching service for biomedical scientists and technicians at all career levels.

Become a Postdoc Member: $45


Other Membership Types - Join AAA today!

  • HAPS Affiliate Electronic Membership - $30 USD (calendar year)
    A discounted membership is available for members of the Human Anatomy and Physiology Society (HAPS). Electronic-only HAPS affiliate membership with AAA is open to all current HAPS members, and includes access to the website, educational resources and electronic communications. HAPS affiliate membership benefits do not include access to The Anatomical Record or Developmental Dynamics publications, awards eligibility, election ballots or committee appointment but does include electronic access to Anatomical Sciences Education, our education-focused journal.
  • Early Career Membership - $90 USD (calendar year)
    Members who joined as Students or Postdocs are eligible for a reduced Early Career membership rate of $90 a year for either seven years or until they reach the position of Associate Professor. Early Career members are eligible for all Regular member benefits.
  • Emeritus Membership
    Members who have paid Regular membership dues for the last ten (10) years and have formally retired from their institution are eligible for Emeritus status. The journal subscription cost for Emeritus members is $35. All other Regular member benefits are included in the complimentary Emeritus membership.
  • Honorary Membership
    Non-members who have distinguished themselves in anatomical or related research or in supporting the mission of the association may be elected to Honorary Membership. Nominations presented by the Honorary Membership Committee must be unanimously approved by the Board of Directors and ratified by a three-fourths vote of members present in person or by proxy at the Annual Business Meeting.  
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