IAMA membership is open to any full-time or part-time physicians or professional members of the allied medical disciplines, who are involved with, or interested in, medical activities of commercial airlines.
ACTIVE MEMBERS must be full-time or part-time physicians or professional members of the allied medical disciplines, who are attached to the medical department of a commercial airline or contracted to provide aviation medical advice to an airline as determined by the ExecutiveCouncil and whose responsibilities include advice on airline medical policy.
ASSOCIATE MEMBERS shall be full-time or part-time physicians or professional members of other allied medical disciplines, who are not actively engaged in advising airlines on medical policy but who have an interest in the subject and may intend to become more actively involved with an airline or airlines in the future.
Each membership application must be sponsored by two Active IAMA members, or by one Active and one Emeritus member. The application must be accompanied by two letters of reference, one from the primary IAMA sponsor, and one from the applicant’s employer or supervisor. The application fee is $90 USD; membership dues are $50 annually (to be paid upon application approval). Requests for membership are approved by vote of the Executive Council.