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Member Benefits2018-05-22T23:55:24-06:00

Become a SOAP Member

To apply for SOAP Membership, click here.

Become a SOAP member and have access to these features:

Benefits of SOAP membership

  • Enhances your network of regional, national and international professional colleagues.
  • Provides the opportunity to learn new skills, techniques, and methods to improve the care and safety of pregnant women and their fetuses.
  • Offers opportunities for professional development and leadership.
  • Allows access to previous meeting publications, files, and supplements.
  • Gives a forum to evaluate and discuss the latest research, education, and clinical practices in the specialties of obstetric anesthesia, obstetrics, and perinatology.
  • Reduced subscription rates to Obstetric Anesthesia Digest (OAD) and Obstetric Anesthesia Digest International (OAD International) .
  • Affords reduced registration fees for SOAP sponsored meetings.
  • Enables access to significant research grants and research mentorship.
  • Provides timely, important information and opportunities through emails and newsletters.
  • Allows access to the SOAP directory of members.
  • Connects you to other individuals that share similar issues in their practices for advice and counsel.
  • CME credits earned from SOAP Annual Meetings and Sol Shnider Obstetric Anesthesia Meetings supplied to the ABA (ABA# must be provided upon registration).
  • Features access to American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) documents of interest to OB anesthesia.
  • Discounted IARS Membership
    • Members of SOAP are eligible for discounted membership to the IARS. Use discount code SOAP2019 when you register or renew your IARS membership.
    • Benefits of IARS membership include:
      • Full access to 2 peer-reviewed journals, Anesthesia & Analgesia and A&A Case Reports
      • Free subscription to the IARS monthly newsletter, the A&A Bulletin
      • Free CME and access to IARS Annual Meeting Abstracts and Review Course Lectures
      • Discounted registration fee for the IARS Annual Meeting
      • Eligibility to apply for IARS Grants – up to $1 million annually
  • SOAP members receive OAA members’ rates for all meetings run solely by the OAA

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