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Member Benefits

View the membership booklet and the quick guide

Membership in ATS Assemblies

  • Join 3 of the 14 ATS Assemblies within the broad fields of respiratory disease and critical care medicine - at NO cost

Cutting-Edge Medical Journals* & Publications

Local & Global Advocacy Efforts

  • Help advocate for cleaner air, smoking cessation and tuberculosis control, among other public health issues
  • Stay abreast of practice and political and regulatory developments with subscriptions to the ATS Coding & Billing Quarterly and the Washington Letter

Conferences, Educational Programs and Products

Support the ATS Research Program

  • Support the ATS Research Program, which aids young investigators at a crucial point in their careers

Career Development

Society Leadership Rights & Privileges

  • Right to vote for ATS leaders, and to serve as ATS-wide committee chairs and committee members (Full and Trainee members only)
  • Right to hold ATS-wide office (Full members only)
  • Right to be recognized/to receive ATS-wide awards

Additional Member Benefits

* Members outside the U.S. receive electornic access to the journals online only, but may subscribe to the print version of the blue journal (AJRCCM, 2 issues per month) or AnnalsATS (1 issue per month) for $75 per year, per subscription. Members in the U.S. receive print copies of the blue journal (AJRCCM) and Annals of the ATS as well as electronic access. Contact membership@thoracic.org to subscribe to the print version. The red journal (AJRCMB) is only available online for all members.

Last Reviewed: January 2017