Why join?

AMSUS membership provides professional development and networking opportunities through our bi-monthly peer-reviewed journal, the Annual Meeting, MRCEE Seminars, and CE program. Our members represent all healthcare disciplines and are (or have been) affiliated with a federal health agency, the Department of Veterans Affairs, as well as civilians and individuals of the military medical services of other nations.

Membership dues support the AMSUS mission to provide professional development, networking, and communications through our programs and publications. AMSUS serves as the Voice of Federal Health Professionals within the community of organized medicine.


  • Individuals who are currently, or have at any time been, associated with a federal health agency or the Department of Veterans Affairs – directly or as a consultant.
  • Individuals of the military medical services of other nations.
  • Anyone with an interest in the advances of military medicine.

Member Types

Active Member
Annual membership entitles you to all member benefits. Multi-year options are available at reduced rates.

Life Member
Active members who have paid dues continuously for 30 years continue to receive benefits, but no longer pay dues.

Student/Resident Member

Available to full-time, federally funded, health profession students in medical, nursing, dental, etc. school (HPSP, MODV, USUHS, NHSC, ROTC, GI Bill), and includes all the benefits of active membership including annual subscription to Military Medicine, our peer reviewed medical journal.

An additional student member only benefit is volunteer opportunities at the Annual Meeting. Commit a few hours of your time and you can attend the meeting at no cost. Information will be sent to current members in mid to late summer.

Free student membership

In the spirit of building the next generation, AMSUS offers a one (1) year free membership to full-time, federally funded, health profession students who have never been AMSUS members.
At the end of the free membership period, you may renew at the appropriate rate – based on graduation/residency completion date.
Please extend this offer to any eligible students you know.

Dues Rates:

1 Year = $100

2 Year = $180

3 Year = $270

Student = $50