Special Membership Programs
First Time Trainee Members Join Free!
First-time domestic and international trainee members are eligible to join the ATS free for one-year. After this first year, Trainee membership continues at a low cost with most of the benefits and value of full membership until your formal training ends.
This special membership program welcomes trainees into respiratory, critical care, and sleep medicine within the ATS community. The ATS recognizes that trainees are the professionals who will achieve the next major advancements in the science and treatment of pulmonary disease, critical illness and sleep-related breathing disorders.
To take advantage of this opportunity, please click here to go to the "Apply for ATS Membership" website. For questions, contact the ATS Concierge at firstname.lastname@example.org or (212) 315-8684 or send an e-mail to email@example.com.
Membership Hardship Relief Program
Members of the ATS whose lives and livelihoods have been severely affected by the devastating effects of recent earthquakes or other natural disasters are eligible to apply to the Membership Hardship Relief Program (MHRP).
The MHRP provides assistance to active ATS members by maintaining their membership and receipt of the ATS journals for one year at no cost. If you are eligible by virtue of being in one of the areas declared as disaster-stricken and would like to participate, please complete a brief form and submit to:
American Thoracic Society
25 Broadway, 18th Floor
New York, NY 10004
Tel: +1 (212) 315-8684
Fax: +1 (212) 315-8689
Monica Kraft, MD
ATS President 2012 - 2013
Stephen C. Crane, PhD, MPH
ATS Executive Director
Dual Membership Discount Programs
The ATS offers Full Domestic ($375) and Full International Level A ($300) members paying standard dues valuable opportunities to maintain membership in related membership societies to broaden their professional affiliation. To achieve this, we have developed dual membership discount programs with the following partner associations:
Full Members of the ATS and ACP receive a 10% discount off each society’s dues. The ACP membership application is available here.
Full Members of the ATS and APSR receive a 15% discount off eac society’s dues. The APSR membership application is available here.
Full Members of the ATS and ERS receive a 15% discount off each society’s dues. The ERS membership application is available here.
Full Members of the ATS and the partner societies above who pay standard membership dues to each society are eligible for the done discount at a time. Discounts may not be combined. For more information, please click on the respective links above in each program description.