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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 Membership and Personalized Benefits Available for the International Anesthesia Research Society (IARS)
    • Did you know that you now have multiple ways to join IARS? As a member of a Journal Affiliate Society, you can now choose the IARS membership that best meets your specific needs. Below are the three levels of IARS membership with special pricing available only to members of A&A affiliate societies.
      • IARS Limited Membership = $75/year
        •  Access to Anesthesia & Analgesia Online
      • IARS Limited Plus Membership = $135/year
        • Access to Anesthesia & Analgesia Online + Print and A&A Practice Online
      • IARS Full Membership = $199/year
        • Access to Anesthesia & Analgesia, its archive and CME Online + Print
        • Semi-monthly editions of A&A Practice, the clinical companion e-journal to Anesthesia & Analgesia
        • Discounted registration to the IARS Annual Meeting
        • Complimentary access to IARS360, a one-stop digital destination for A&A and A&A Practice articles, annual meeting session videos and abstracts, and CME
        • Eligibility to apply for IARS Research and Education Grants
        • 10% Discount on OpenAnesthesia™ SelfStudyPLUS memberships
    • With a few easy steps, you can act on this offer today.
      • For IARS Limited or Limited Plus Membership: contact IARS Member Services at 240-646-7089 or info@iars.org.
    • For IARS Full Membership, click here to join:
      • Enter the discount code, “SOAP2020,” select apply before checking out
    • For more information or any questions, please contact IARS Member Services at info@iars.org or 240-646-7089. We hope you’ll take advantage of these new added benefits today!
  • SOAP members receive OAA members’ rates for all meetings run solely by the OAA

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