Medical Ultrasound Is Rapidly Evolving
Stay on the Forefront With AIUM Membership

Become an AIUM member and receive:

  • Cutting-edge medical ultrasound research and information;

  • Continuing medical education—the AIUM provides AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ (accepted by the ARDMS) and ARRT Category A Credits; and

  • Connections with colleagues with diverse medical backgrounds working together to improve patient care through the use of ultrasound.

Value of Membership Benefits

Membership Benefits

The Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine Printed and Online

Your AIUM membership includes this monthly peer-reviewed journal presenting articles of original research in basic science and clinical aspects of ultrasound and showcasing some of the most cutting-edge literature in the field. This journal is dedicated to the rapid, accurate publication of original articles on all aspects of medical ultrasound, particularly its direct application to patient care. This subscription is a $340 value!

Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine Free CME Self-Study Tests

AIUM members benefit from free online submission of CME self-study tests from current and archived issues of the journal. Access up to 84 CME tests covering a variety of ultrasound topics worth up to 1 CME credit each. Value! Take 7 free CME tests and your membership has paid for itself.

Annual Convention

Earn more than 30 CME credits over 5 days! The AIUM's Annual Convention is filled with comprehensive, cutting-edge ultrasound programming. The only meeting in the United States dedicated to all disciplines of medical ultrasound, this event draws thousands of clinicians, sonographers, and scientists for education on imaging techniques, current topics, and developing applications. AIUM members receive significant discounts on registration fees!

Postgraduate Courses

These popular courses focus on contemporary ultrasound topics and fundamentals and offer CME credits.

CME DVD Programs

Earn CME credits at any time from the convenience of your home or office. Members receive 50% off these DVD programs. There are over 20 DVDs to choose from, on a range of medical ultrasound specialty topics.


AIUM webinars offer the opportunity to advance your knowledge and earn free CME credits. Webinars are archived for AIUM members to view along with free CME tests.

Official Statements and Practice Guidelines

The AIUM provides position statements on ultrasound-related issues and practice guidelines. Several interactive guidelines offer free CME credit.

Online Resource Library

Free members-only access to online publications on topics such as ultrasound techniques, terminology, safety and bioeffects, safety in medical diagnosis, and quality assurance.

Online Lectures

View dozens of expert lectures on a variety of ultrasound-related topics from the AIUM Annual Convention, available on our website.

AIUM Sound Waves

Stay informed through the official AIUM e-newsletter, which provides up-to-the-minute AIUM news concerning members and the entire ultrasound community.

AIUM Communities

The AIUM has more than 15 communities and interest groups that enable members to interact and collaborate with colleagues who have similar ultrasound interests. Communities discuss research, cases, techniques, and current issues in ultrasound practice and provide input for AIUM educational offerings. Groups interact online and meet in person at the AIUM Annual Convention. Feel free to join as many communities as you'd like. Connect with your community.


Share your expertise with other ultrasound professionals by participating in AIUM committees, communities, and educational events. Network with colleagues from around the world, develop guidelines, volunteer to review abstracts, speak at courses, and more. Expand your career and professional knowledge, and discover just how much you have to gain!

Career Center

The AIUM connects you with the best candidates and jobs in the field. The Career Center partners with the National Healthcare Career Network, a group of more than 270 top health care associations and professional organizations that post open positions, including those pertaining to ultrasound.

Professional Liability Insurance

AIUM members have direct access to competitively priced professional liability insurance specifically designed for diagnostic medical sonographers through a program provided by Healthcare Providers Service Organization.

Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology

Members have the option to subscribe to this monthly publication from the World Federation for Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology at a special affiliation rate.

Online Membership Directory

Search for members by name or location using this convenient tool.

Personalized Member Certificate

Each member receives a personalized certificate highlighting membership status and displaying affiliation with the AIUM.

Membership Card

All members receive a personalized card indicating their membership ID number, which allows them access to the journal online and discounts on programs and materials.

Membership Dues

Membership services begin the month dues are received and continue for 12 months.

  Nonphysician Physician Student/Fellow/Resident
United States $155 $295 $25
Canada or Mexico $200 $340 $70
Other International $230 $370 $100

Membership dues are nonrefundable and nontransferable. AIUM dues are not deductible as a charitable contribution for federal tax purposes but may be deductible as a business expense. You will receive your AIUM orientation package within 2-4 weeks after joining the AIUM.

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