Bridging the Future of Healthcare

Join or Renew TAPA Membership

 

Be a member of TAPA and invest in your career. Annual membership dues for practicing PAs are just $175 a year. Many employers pay for membership dues as employment benefits, so be sure to discuss this with your employer.

JOIN: To join TAPA, please click on one of the links below. Scroll to bottom of page for membership renewal links.

Fellow: CAHEA or CAAHEP-accredited, or its successor organization, PA program graduate or NCCPA-certified PA, who shall be employed within, or participant of Tennessee and is also a Fellow member in good standing of the AAPA. Fellow members shall be entitled to the privilege of the floor, to hold formal office, and to vote.

Sustaining: PA eligible for Fellow membership who has chosen not to practice in the profession or to join the AAPA. Sustaining members shall be entitled to the privilege of the floor, to hold formal office, and to vote on non-AAPA issues.

Student:  A Student member is a person enrolled in a CAHEA, or CAAHEP-accredited, or its successor organization, or an unaccredited program recognized by the AAPA. Student dues are paid one time and membership is valid until graduation. Note: Undergraduate students are not eligible for this membership category.

Physician: U.S. licensed physician who wishes to associate with the organization. Physicians shall have privilege of the floor, but shall not be entitled to vote or hold office.

Affiliate: Person who is ineligible for any of the above categories and wishes to associate with the organization and is approved by the Board of Directors. Affiliate members shall be entitled to the privilege of the floor, but shall not be entitled to vote or to hold office. Note: Licensed PAs or PA-Cs are not eligible for this membership category. Licensed OPAs are eligible for this category of membership.

RetiredA member who is a PA and is a former Fellow member, has chosen to retire from practice, and opts to be classified as a retired member. To qualify you must have graduated 15 or more years ago and maintained 12 or more years of Fellow membership. Retired members do not have voting privileges.

 

RENEW: Already a member of TAPA and needing to renew? Click on the links below:

Fellow Renewal

Sustaining Renewal

Physician Renewal

Affiliate Renewal

Retired Renewal

Need help with joining or renewing your TAPA membership online? Contact TAPA's Membership Coordinator Joyce Elkins at [email protected] or (615) 463-0026, ext. 102.