Membership Information & Dues

AANEM membership is open to all healthcare professionals dedicated to helping patients with NM diseases. AANEM Membership dues range from $50 to $299 annually depending on what benefits you would like to receive, your country of residence, and your professional designations.

AANEM membership runs on a 12-month calendar basis from January 1 – December 31. All members who renew online by January 31 receive $25 off their annual dues.

Join or renew today for exclusive access to a wide range of educational resources, networking opportunities, and industry insights that can empower your practice and enhance your career. 

Physicians Practicing in North America



Starting at $274

Join AANEM for exclusive access to a wide range of educational resources, networking opportunities, and industry insights that can empower your practice and enhance your career. AANEM welcomes all practicing neurologists, physiatrists, and any other physicians interested in NM or EDX medicine.

Categories of membership and their eligibility are determined by the  AANEM Bylaws and are assigned during the membership application process.

Physicians Practicing Overseas



Starting at $144

Join AANEM for exclusive access to a wide range of educational resources, networking opportunities, and industry insights that can empower your practice and enhance your career. AANEM welcomes all practicing neurologists, physiatrists, and any other physicians interested in NM or EDX medicine.

Categories of membership and their eligibility are determined by the  AANEM Bylaws and are assigned during the membership application process.

Early-Career Physicians Practicing in North America



Starting at $154

Physicians who have completed training within the last 2 years may join for all the same benefits as physician membership, but at a reduced rate. These lower rates are available for 2 consecutive membership calendar years.

Early-Career Physicians Practicing Overseas



Starting at $64

Physicians who have completed training within the last 2 years may join for all the same benefits as physician membership, but at a reduced rate. These lower rates are available for 2 consecutive membership calendar years.

Physicians in Training



Starting at $50

Residents and fellows are the future of NM and EDX medicine, and AANEM offers individual membership at a deeply discounted price. Residents and fellows are welcome to apply for individual membership, or encouraged to ask their department to participate in the Training Program Partnership so they can receive free membership.

Medical Students



Free

Getting the education and information needed to succeed has never been easier - or affordable – for medical students. Membership for medical students is free, and includes complimentary registration for the AANEM Annual Meetings and opportunities to present research, exclusive access to hundreds of free or deeply discounted education products, and career support every step of the way.

Medical student members must provide verification of enrollment from their institution. Contact AANEM at membership@aanem.org for assistance with your Medical Student Membership.

Technologists



Starting at $50

Technologist members shall be non physicians who are contributing to the clinical practice of EDX and/or NM medicine and who do not and will not perform or interpret needle EMG studies or interpret NCSs. Technologists performing NCSs must be under the direction of a neurologist or PM&R physician. Technologist members must receive a letter of support from a Fellow or Active member of the AANEM or a statement of responsibility from their supervising physician and must agree to meet other eligibility requirements established by the Board.


Advanced Practice Providers



Starting at $60

Advanced Practice Providers, including physician assistants and nurse practitioners, are welcome to join AANEM.  Apply now for access to the latest NM education at an affordable price.

Other Non-Physicians



Starting at $60
Collaborator Membership

Collaborator members shall be non physician providers who agree they will not perform or interpret needle EMG studies or interpret NCSs, including but not limited to business or program administrators, non physicians who provide care to patients that works in collaboration with a neurologist or physiatrist to treat patients with NM diseases, or pharmacists that are interested in NM or EDX medicine. Collaborator members must receive a letter of support from a Fellow member of the AANEM or a statement of responsibility from their supervising physician and meet other eligibility requirements established by the Board. 

Research Membership

Researcher members shall be non physicians who are PhD investigators, engineers, holders of a master’s degree, or graduate students enrolled in a PhD degree program who are currently active in NM or EDX research. Research members must receive a letter of support from a Fellow member of the AANEM or a statement of responsibility from a physician familiar with their work and meet other eligibility requirements established by the Board. 

Retired Members



Free

Apply for Emeritus membership if you've been an AANEM member for 5 years and are fully retired, disabled, or are working less than 20 hours per week. Emeritus membership is free and includes all membership discounts and access to free educational products. Muscle & Nerve can be received for an additional fee.

Code of Conduct

By paying AANEM dues, you certify that you have:

You further certify that no determination by a private body or government entity exists declaring that you have violated provisions regulating medical ethics. Your payment confirms that if your conduct conflicts with the standards and principles of the AANEM, your application may be rejected or you may be subject to appropriate disciplinary action including but not limited to censorship, suspension, or expulsion from AANEM.

AANEM members living overseas, residents and fellows, technologists, and researchers have options to add Muscle & Nerve to their membership for an additional fee.

All Membership Rates

AANEM membership dues are not deductible as a charitable contribution for federal income tax purposes, but may be partially deducted as a business expense. 

Dues Deductibility Information