Why Join AASPA?

Regardless of where you are in your surgical PA career, AASPA has something to offer you.

Membership Benefits All Members


Professional Growth & Networking

  • Access to the AASPA MedCV Vault – not available anywhere else!
  • Current job openings
  • Opportunity to serve on the Board of Directors
  • Opportunity to participate in association committees
  • Assistance with reimbursement issues
  • Invitations to exclusive receptions at the AASPA CME meeting and the American Academy of PAs meeting
  • Membership card (except Pre-PA members)


  • Forum for exchange of professional ideas and concerns
  • Representation of the association and the profession at medical association meetings (American College of Surgeons, American Academy of PAs, etc.)
  • Support of the American College of Surgeon's annual meeting
  • Promotion of the PA profession
  • Unified voice on surgical PA issues

Discounts & Promotions

  • Registration Discount for the AASPA CME meeting

Special Member Benefits

Fellow Members

Resident Members

  • Resume review service

Student Members

Pre-PA Members

  • Letter suitable to add to your PA school application
  • Opportunity to attend our Annual Pre-PA Seminar
  • Opportunities for PA shadowing and mentoring
  • Opportunities to network with our student directors
  • Opportunities to work with the Student Affairs committee
  • Click here for Pre-PA Webinar video
  • Why Join AASPA as a Pre-PA

More Information

  • Call our National Office at 772-388-0498
  • Email us