Join the Society for Obstetric Anesthesia and Perinatology

Join Now | Professionals
  • Active (M.D., D.O., M.B.B.S.) - $250 USD
  • Associate (Physicians or scientists not engaged in administering clinical anesthesia, CRNA, AA) - $200 USD
  • Retired Physicians - $65 USD
Join Now | Residents & Fellows
  • Residents - Complimentary
  • Fellows - Complimentary

SOAP Members Save on Professional Journals

  • International Journal of Obstetric Anesthesia - $120 USD (a savings of $300)
  • Obstetric Anesthesia Digest - $80 U.S. rate or $90 international (a savings of $400+)

Subscriptions run through 12/31 annually


SOAP Members Save on IARS Membership

  • Limited Membership - $75 USD, includes Anesthesia & Analgesia Online
  • Limited Plus Membership - $135 USD, includes Anesthesia & Analgesia Online + Print and A&A Practice Online 
  • Full IARS Membership - $195 USD
    • Access to Anesthesia & Analgesia, archive and CME Online + Print
    • Semi-monthly editions of A&A Practice
    • Discounted registration to the IARS Annual Meeting
    • IARS360: A&A and A&A Practice articles, videos, abstracts and CME
    • Eligibility for research and education grants
    • Discount on OpenAnesthesia™ SelfStudyPLUS membership

Subscriptions run through 12/31 annually


Why Join our Global Community?

SOAP membership will benefit you and your practice in numerous ways:

  • Enhances your network of regional, national and international professional colleagues
  • Provides the opportunity to learn new skills, techniques, and methods to improve the care and safety of pregnant women and their fetuses
  • Offers opportunities for professional development and leadership
  • Allows access to previous meeting publications, files, and supplements
  • Gives a forum to evaluate and discuss the latest research, education, and clinical practices in the specialties of obstetric anesthesia, obstetrics, and perinatology
  • Affords CME opportunities and reduced registration fees for SOAP Annual Meetings and virtual events
    • CME credits earned are supplied to the ABA (ABA# must be provided upon registration)
  • Enables access to significant research grants and research mentorship
  • Connects you to other individuals that share similar issues in their practices for advice and counsel
  • Provides access to American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists documents of interest to OB anesthesia
  • Provides discounted membership for the International Anesthesia Research Society, including subscription to Anesthesia & Analgesia (the official journal of SOAP) and event discounts
  • Provides discounted journal subscription rates to Obstetric Anesthesia Digest and International Journal of Obstetric Anesthesia
  • Provides discounted registration rates for meetings of the Obstetric Anaesthesia Association (UK)