Fellow - A fellow member is a graduate of an accredited PA Program or NCCPA certified PA, and a fellow member of The American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA) currently employed in an ENT setting. Fellow members have floor privileges, voting, and may hold office or chair committees. (2 Year Dues: $150; 1 Year $75)
Sustaining - Sustaining membership is available to any PA eligible for fellow membership that is not presently practicing medicine or is not a member of AAPA. Sustaining members have floor privileges and may serve on committee, but may not vote, hold office or chair committees. (2 Year Dues: $110; 1 Year $55)
Emeritus Member - Emeritus membership is open to any Fellow member of SPAO-HNS that has chosen to retire from practice. In addition, an emeritus member shall have served in Otolaryngology and been an active member of SPAO-HNS for a minimum of five years. An emeritus member shall be entitled to the privilege of the floor, to vote, chair a committee but shall not be entitled to hold office. Emeritus membership requires approval from the SPAO-HNS Board of Directors.
Physician - A physician member is a US-licensed physician who wishes to associate with the organization. He or she shall have the privilege of the floor but shall not be entitled to vote or hold office. ((2 Year Dues: $110; 1 Year $55)
Student - Student membership is open to any student currently enrolled in an accredited Physician Assistant Program or a post-graduate fellowship Physician Assistant Program. Students are entitled to privileges of the floor but shall not be entitled to vote or to hold office. (2 Year Dues: $20; 1 Year $10)
Affiliate Member - An affiliate member is a person who is ineligible for any of the other categories and wishes to associate with the organization and is approved by the Board of Directors. Affiliate members shall be entitled to the privilege of the floor but shall not be entitled to vote, hold office, or chair committees. Membership includes Nurse Practitioner, Advanced Nurse Practitioner, etc. (2 Year Dues: $110; 1 Year $55)