How to become a Member

There are three classes of membership:

  • Full membership is available to medical practitioners
  • Associate membership is available to those who do not hold a medical degree but who have a professional interest in aerospace medicine
  • Student membership is available to under-graduates

Corporate Member

ASAM welcomes Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA) as a Corporate Member.

The Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA) was established on 6 July 1995 as an independent statutory authority. Under section 8 of the, Civil Aviation Act 1988, CASA is a body corporate separate from the Commonwealth.

CASA’s primary function is to conduct the safety regulation of civil air operations in Australia and the operation of Australian aircraft overseas. It is also required to provide comprehensive safety education and training programmes, cooperate with the Australian Transport Safety Bureau, and administer certain features of Part IVA of the Civil Aviation (Carriers’ Liability) Act 1959.

CASA’s web site is

ASAM Journal

The Journal of the Australasian Society of Aerospace Medicine [JASAM] is a refereed journal and is published on a half-yearly basis.


Annual Prizes

ASAM provides a number of incentives to encourage members to participate in the science of aviation medicine, and to contribute to the science presented in our journal and annual conference. The awards and prizes are open to all members.


Members are invited to join the Qantas Club via the ASAM Corporate Membership Scheme. Please contact the Secretariat for further details.