The aims of ASAM are:
- To cultivate and promote aviation medicine and related sciences;
- To provide an authoritative body of opinion on matters of aviation medical significance; and
- To increase the awareness of the aviation industry, government, and the general public of the importance of aviation medicine to flight safety.
Membership of ASAM is open to individuals and organisations. Students are welcome. Current membership fees (as at 24 January 2020) are:
Full Membership – $143
Associate Membership – $143
Student Membership – $66
ASAM publishes a refereed journal (JASAM) on a half-yearly basis. It welcomes any contributions such as short cases, copies of papers presented at ASAM meetings, interesting photographs of our members in action or items of general interest to practitioners of aviation medicine. Send them by e-mail to the Editor.
The Editor of JASAM is:
Dr David Fitzgerald
JASAM is now published online at https://www.exeley.com/journal/journal_australiasian_society_aerospace_medicine
ASAM also offers a number of awards, prizes, research grants and scholarships for students. For more information see: https://www.asam.org.au/asam-awards-prizes-grants.
A great deal more information is available on ASAM’s website: https://www.asam.org.au/.