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Member Benefits

Clinical Practice Guidelines

SAMBA members have access to guidelines on PONV and more. These are only available via our member portal.

Member Discounts

SAMBA members receive discounts on the meetings throughout the year as well as other special pricing for other opportunities.

Industry Recognition Opportunities

Industry Recognition Opportunities – SAMBA members have the opportunity to be nominated for the Distinguished Service Award and submit research for annual poster awards.

SAMBA Fellows Designation

SAMBA Fellows Designation – Qualified members are provided the opportunity to be recognized for their service and dedication to the ambulatory anesthesia field.

Webinar Offerings

SAMBA offers its members exclusive access to archived editions of the SAMBA Webinar Series, SAMBA’s monthly web-based lectures on topics in ambulatory anesthesia with Q&A.

SAMBA Meetings

Research Grant Opportunities – Members qualify to apply for a prestigious research grant to support their independent research projects.

Discussion Forums

Leadership Opportunities –  SAMBA members have the ability to get involved in specialty committee work, as well as serve on the SAMBA Board of Directors.

Member Directory

Technological Advances – SAMBA members have access to online discussion forums, SAMBA’s mobile app and a full member directory for networking purposes.

Mentorship

SAMBA board members have extensive professional and leadership experience that can help foster the development and growth of others members both in academic and private practice. They very willingly mentor their junior colleagues. In addition to advice and guidance, they offer practical tools such as membership to committees, letters of recommendations, opportunities to participate as faculty in workshops, PBLD’s, webinars, discussions and poster presentations at annual meetings. These opportunities help towards the achievement of both short and long-term goals of our members.

Video Library

SAMBA is developing a video library for members that includes content produced by experts in the field of ambulatory, office-based, or non-operating room anesthesia.

Discounted IARS Membership

As a SAMBA member, you are eligible to receive a discount on an IARS membership. IARS membership benefits include a subscription to Anesthesia & Analgesia, SAMBA’s official journal, A&A Practice e-journal, free journal CME, and discounted registration to the IARS Annual Meeting.

Category 1 Membership

Membership which confers the right to vote, hold office and serve on committees. All memberships in this category require that the member possess a degree of Doctor of Medicine, Doctor of Osteopathy, Bachelor of Medicine or an equivalent degree. Additionally, members in these categories must have completed a residency training program in anesthesia accredited by the American Council for Graduate Medical Education, the Committee on Postdoctoral Training of the American Osteopathic Association, or the equivalent of such accrediting bodies of other countries.

Active Member

Active members are persons who concurrently maintain a membership in good standing in the American Society of Anesthesiology and actively practice medicine.

Active Member Rates:

1 Year Membership – $250 now thru 2022
2 Year Membership – $470 now thru 2023
3 Year Membership – $690 now thru 2024

Associate Member

Associate members are persons who do not maintain a membership in the American Society of Anesthesiology and actively practice medicine.

Affiliate Member Rates:

1 Year Membership – $250 now thru 2022
2 Year Membership – $470 now thru 2023
3 Year Membership – $690 now thru 2024

Emeritus Member

Past-Presidents of the Society are automatically conferred an Emeritus membership. Category 1 members who have remained in good standing for at least ten (10) years and have attained the age of seventy (70) may be nominated for Emeritus membership by a Member of the Board of Directors. The Emeritus Membership status requires approval by three-fourths (¾) affirmative vote of the Board of Directors.

Category 2 Membership

Membership which confers the right to serve on committees, but which do not have the right to vote or hold office.

Affiliate Membership

Affiliate memberships may be granted to persons who have an interest in ambulatory anesthesia care but do not otherwise meet the requirements for category 1 membership.

Affiliate Member Rates:
1 Year Membership – $250 now thru 2022
2 Year Membership – $470 now thru 2023
3 Year Membership – $690 now thru 2024

Trainee Member

Trainee membership may be granted to persons who are currently training in an approved residency or fellowship in the specialty of anesthesiology. No member may be classified as a trainee member for more than a total of five (5) years.

Trainee Member Rates:
$25 (one year membership)
$50 (two year membership)
$75 (three year membership)

Medical Student Member

Medical Student membership may be granted to persons who are currently engaged in a full-time course of study leading to qualification as a Doctor of Medicine, Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine, or equivalent.

Medical Student Member Rates:
$25 (one year membership)
$50 (two year membership)
$75 (three year membership)

International Membership

International memberships may be granted to persons who primarily work and live outside of the United States of America and its territories.

International Member Rates:
1 Year Membership – $75 now thru 2022
2 Year Membership – $150 now thru 2023
3 Year Membership – $225 now thru 2024

Category 3 Membership

Memberships which do not confer the right to vote, hold office or serve on committees.

Retired Member

Retired membership may be granted to persons who are retired from professional practice. Retired membership shall terminate upon resumption of professional practice. Retired members will not be assessed membership dues.

Honorary Membership

Honorary membership may be granted to persons who have attained exceptional eminence in anesthesiology or related fields, or who have made a significant contribution to anesthesiology. Honorary membership requires approval by three-fourths (¾) affirmative vote of the Board of Directors. Honorary members shall not be assessed dues.

Interested in becoming a member? See the value that SAMBA can bring to your professional world – Find out more about membership with the Society for Ambulatory Anesthesia and join today!

Questions?

Phone: 414-488-3915

Email: info@sambahq.org

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