Thank you for your interest in joining SAEM! We offer convenient ways for individuals and groups to join the Society. If you have questions about your membership status, you can log in to your account, or contact our Membership Department at or 847-813-9823.

Online Membership

This is the quickest and easiest way to join SAEM or renew your membership. Log in to your existing account or create a new account online and become a member today.


Download a Membership Application [PDF] form to fax or mail your payment to SAEM.

Group Memberships

If you believe your department pays for your SAEM dues, please contact your department administrator to renew. 

Join SAEM Academies and Interest Groups

SAEM members are eligible to join academies and interest groups FOR FREE to network and collaborate in subspecialties of SAEM. You can join academies and interest groups when you join SAEM. If you are already an SAEM member and you would like to simply add academy or interest group membership, you can log in to your account, or download the Academy Membership Form. If joining AAAEM, there is a separate application process


Membership TypePriceDescription 
Faculty Membership $700Individuals with an advanced degree such as MD, DO, PhD, PharmD, DSc or equivalent who hold a university appointment or are actively involved in emergency medicine. Faculty members are eligible to vote for proposed C&B amendments and to fill elected positions in the Society.
Associate Membership$320PA/NP/EMT/RN/research coordinators/project managers, lay public and government officials.
Young Physician Year 1$290First year following residency graduation.
Young Physician Year 2$495Second year following residency graduation.
Resident $185Residents interested in emergency medicine.
Fellow$185Fellows interested in emergency medicine.
Medical Student $25Medical students interested in emergency medicine.
Active Duty Military$275A person who is active duty in the United States military full time. They work for the military full time, may live on a military base, and can be deployed at any time.
Faculty Groups$635Special rate for pre-arranged institutional memberships.
Residency Groups$170Special rate for pre-arranged institutional memberships.
Medical Student Groups$20Special rate for pre-arranged institutional memberships of 50 or more medical students.
Emeritus (non-voting)$105Emeritus membership is available to emeritus professors/physicians who have been consistent members of SAEM for more than 15 years. The SAEM bylaws define emeritus members as follows: "Candidates for emeritus membership shall (i) have 15 years of active membership and have attained the age of 65 years or (ii) be other active members who under special circumstances are invited for such emeritus status by the Board of Directors."
InternationalVariesDiscounted dues could be available to international members. Please reference SAEM International Discount Rates to see if you qualify or contact for details.