Resident/Fellow Membership

Thank you for your interest in Resident/Fellow Membership.

To be eligible for resident/fellow membership, you must:

  • Be a medical or osteopathic doctor
  • Be currently enrolled in a certified orthopaedic residency program or a fellowship within North America

Required Documents

To submit your application, you will need to upload the following files:

  • A personal statement (less than 500 words) detailing your interest in and potential contributions to AANA
  • A current CV
  • A letter of recommendation from your Program Director (your Program Director may also opt to fill out a Sponsorship Form)

Dues & Fees

  • As an investment in the future of the field, AANA membership is free for residents and fellows

Obligations of Membership

To maintain your membership, you must:

  • Adhere to all rules, regulations and criteria as outlined in AANA’s Bylaws
  • Participate eagerly and avail yourself of this remarkable opportunity
  • Convert to associate membership upon completion of your training