Join the Society for Obstetric Anesthesia and Perinatology 


  • Active (MD, DO, MBBS)           $270 USD
  • Associate (CRNA, AA, etc.)      $220 USD
  • Retired Physicians                    $65 USD
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  • Fellows                                      Complimentary
  • Residents                                  Complimentary
  • Students                                    Complimentary 
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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)


SOAP Members Save on Professional Journals

  • International Journal of Obstetric Anesthesia - $120 USD (a savings of $300)
  • Obstetric Anesthesia Digest - $82 U.S. rate or $92 international (a savings of $400+); One-year free for Fellows (complete this form)

Subscriptions run through 12/31 annually

SOAP Members Save on IARS Membership

As a member of SOAP, you can save $20 off a membership with the IARS, including Anesthesia & Analgesia, SOAP’s official journal. You will be provided with the appropriate discount code below when you join SOAP.

  • IARS Full Membership = $195/year, includes full members and print and online journal access
  • IARS Limited Plus Membership = $135/year, includes print and online journal access only
  • IARS Limited Membership = $75/year, includes online journal access only

Subscriptions and memberships run through 12/31 annually