Association for the Advancement of Wound Care

Membership Info

Membership Types & Rates*

If you are interested in the mission of AAWC, why not consider joining? You will receive an entire year of benefits in exchange for a modest, tax deductible contribution.

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Clinician/Individual
Annual dues –
Currently reduced to $115 (as opposed to $145).
This category is for those healthcare professionals who prefer a personal membership and exclusive benefits. AAWC welcomes to this category any individual who works in healthcare or a healthcare-related environment and/or who specializes in wound care, its education or its research.

VA and Active Duty Military
Annual dues – $57.50

This membership is for healthcare employees of the US Department of Veterans Affairs and those in US Active Duty military. The US Department of Defense describes “Active Duty” as full-time duty in the active military service of the US (Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines). This includes members of the Reserve Components serving on active duty or full-time training duty. For the purpose of membership, AAWC is including the National Guard, as well as the uniformed officers of the US Public Health Service (Commissioned Corps). US Military civilian healthcare workers are also included within this membership category.

Student Clinician
Annual dues – $60.00
This category is reserved for the individual who is currently enrolled in an institution of higher learning, and is seeking a degree in a healthcare profession. Students must provide proof of student status such as a copy of the student ID card, a “welcome” letter on letterhead paper, or a copy of a current transcript.

Retired Clinician
Annual dues – $60.00
This group is restricted to those who have retired from a wound care or related healthcare field. Support the mission of AAWC and stay current on the latest advances in wound care through the leading journals, newsletters and email alerts.

Patient/Lay Caregiver
Annual dues – Free Lifetime Membership  Join Today
Take charge of your or your loved one’s care by knowing the latest educational breakthroughs and options. This category is reserved for patients who are suffering or have suffered with a wound or their lay caregiver.

Clinic/Healthcare Facility
Annual dues – $360.00
This category is reserved for wound care clinics and other healthcare facilities including but not limited to hospitals, home health agencies, independent practices, long term care centers, management/counseling centers, other not for profit healthcare organizations and outpatient programs. One contact person, usually the facility owner/director or an appointed person, maintains control over the membership account. This category receives all the benefits of an individual member, but also receives a free, highlighted listing in the popular “Wound Care Clinic and Facility” directory, published annually by the AAWC. The AAWC discount to the Symposium on Advanced Wound Care applies to the contact person, but it may be transferred to another designated clinic/facility representative.

Corporations and Manufacturers
Annual dues – $360.00
This is a unique category of membership for corporations and manufacturers of wound care and related products, devices and/or services, including for profit consulting firms. One contact person maintains control over the membership account and receives the benefits to share with colleagues. This category receives all benefits of an individual member, but also receives a free listing on the AAWC website. The AAWC discount to the Symposium on Advanced Wound Care applies to the contact person, but it may be transferred to another designated representative.

*Rates subject to change.

 

 

Annual dues – Currently reduced to $115 (as opposed to $145).
This category is for those healthcare professionals who prefer a personal membership and exclusive benefits. AAWC welcomes to this category any individual who works in healthcare or a healthcare-related environment and/or who specializes in wound care, its education or its research.