There are five membership categories in AAGS, please select the category to which  you belong. 


Active membership is for those at institutions with surgical training program, who are involved or interested in creating an Academic Global Surgery program. Must be board certified  or equivalent by the credentialing or standards, body in their country of practice.


Affiliate Membership is for anyone who actively participates in or supports Academic Global Surgery work, but does not fit into the other AAGS membership categories. For example, physician extenders, program managers, coordinators, administrators, or those involved in allied professions, social sciences, non-surgical fields, or non-medical fields.


Emeritus Membership is for those who are retired from practice or over the age of 65 who has been a dues paying member for 3 years and/or may request this status from the membership committee.


Associate Membership is for surgical residents, trainees, clinical officers, house officers, fellows, or registrars interested in pursuing Academic Global Surgery.


For students, from medicine to global health who are interested in pursuing Academic Global Surgery.