Fellow Members Apply Now ♦ $300 per year
Fellows in the Academy shall consist: of (1) members of the medical profession in good standing and other individuals with appropriate doctorate degrees who manifest by their work a significant interest and competence in cerebral palsy and/or other childhood-onset disabilities and whose professional activity is consistent with the mission and vision of the Academy; and (2) individuals with at least a bachelor’s degree who manifest by their professional contribution a significant interest in cerebral palsy and/or other childhood-onset disabilities. Fellow members receive a complimentary subscription to the official journal of the AACPDM, Developmental Medicine and Child Neurology.
Corresponding Members Apply Now ♦ $50 per year
Corresponding Members shall be: (1) members of the medical profession or other fields of science at the doctoral level; or (2) professionals with at least a bachelor’s degree. Such Corresponding Members shall manifest by their work a significant interest in cerebral palsy and/or other childhood-onset disabilities and reside outside the United States or Canada. Applicants who meet these criteria may apply to become Fellow Members instead, if they choose.
Trainee/Student Members Apply Now ♦ $40 per year
The Student/Resident/Trainee member is a professional attending post-entry professional training (i.e. residency, clinical fellowship, masters or doctoral programs). Full-time Student/Resident/Trainee and graduate students may use this category of membership for the duration of their training. Documentation of this status will be required (i.e. a letter from supervisor of fellowship training program). The chair of the Membership Committee, as part of the application process, will review documentation of the status. Following training, Student/Resident/Trainee Members may apply for Fellow membership at a discounted rate for two years.
Emeritus Members ♦ No cost
Emeritus Members are current members of AACPDM in good standing, who are 70 years old, and/or have retired from active practice. Members who meet these criteria and would like to become Emeritus Members should contact the AACPDM office by email or phone.