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Educational Affiliate Requirements

Educational Affiliate

An educational affiliate is an individual in a medical education or training program or with an advanced degree who through professional training and experience in women's health care is able to further the mission of the College.

Requirements

  • A bachelor's degree, master's degree, doctorate of philosophy, doctorate of science, or a nursing degree
  • Professional activities in or affiliation with the field of obstetrics, gynecology, or both or in the allied field in which the applicant is specialized
  • Realistic potential for contribution to programs or operations of ACOG
  • Provides or directly supports delivery of patient care

Processing of completed applications takes approximately two to four weeks.


Allied Health Professional Membership Program

Take advantage of ACOG membership through your primary medical society.

Association of Physician Assistants in Obstetrics and Gynecology (APAOG)

If you're a member of the Association of Physician Assistants in Obstetrics and Gynecology, you are eligible to opt in the ACOG membership on the APAOG website and reap the benefits of ACOG at a reduced rate. This offer is available to APAOG members on November 1, 2020.

For APAOG membership visit apaog.org.

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National Association of Nurse Practitioners in Women’s Health (NPWH)

If you're member of the National Association of Nurse Practitioners in Women’s Health, you are eligible to opt in the ACOG membership on the NPWH website and reap the benefits of ACOG at a reduced rate. This offer is available to NPWH members on April 1, 2021.

For NPWH membership visit npwh.org.

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American College of Nurse-Midwives (ACNM)

This offer expired November 30, 2020. For ACNM membership visit the ACNM website today!

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Association of Women's Health, Obstetric & Neonatal Nurses (AWHONN)

If you're a member of the Association of Women's Health, Obstetric & Neonatal Nurses, you are eligible to opt in the ACOG membership on the AWHONN website and reap the benefits of ACOG at a reduced rate. This offer is available to AWHONN members on November 1, 2020.

For AWHONN membership visit awhonn.org.

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