Become an EMRA Member

Mission Statement

The Emergency Medicine Residents' Association is the voice of emergency medicine physicians-in-training and the future of our specialty.

About EMRA

EMRA is the largest and oldest independent resident organization in the world. EMRA was founded in 1974 and today has a membership of nearly 15,000 residents, medical students, fellows, and alumni.

EMRA Strategic Plan

In January 2016, the EMRA Board of Directors created a three-year strategic plan to ensure we provide extraordinary member value, advocate for our members and steward a sound association.  See our strategic plan here.

Annual Dues

The prices below also include the cost of national ACEP membership. Additional ACEP chapter fees may apply.

Resident/Fellow $105
Medical Student $55
Alumni $99 (does not include ACEP membership)
International Resident/Fellow $70 (electronic resources only; does not include any physically mailed items)
$100 (includes shipment of the EMRA Member Kit)

All individuals joining EMRA (other than Alumni members) will also become members of American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP).

Residents/Fellows/Students, join now by completing the online application.

Alumni members can register by completing this PDF application.

Types of Membership

Resident Members

Any intern, resident, or fellow in an emergency medicine related field associated with a United States, Canada, or Puerto Rico residency in an emergency medicine residency, whether allopathic or osteopathic.

International Resident Members

Any intern, resident, or fellow interested in emergency medicine who is not a resident of the United States, a possession thereof, or of Canada.

Student Members

Any medical student of a school accredited by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education or the American Osteopathic Association. International student members receive the same benefits as US medical student members.


Any former member of the Emergency Medicine Residents' Association who has a continued interest in the organization and in supporting emergency medicine residency training and the future of emergency medicine.

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