New Members

AAPS has Four Seasons of AAPS Science -- a robust calendar of timely and relevant scientific programming presented in webinars, workshops, and conferences.
Visit this page to access quarterly updates and browse upcoming events.

When we ask AAPS members what they love about AAPS, they tell us about...


Members told us that AAPS Communities, an online forum for discussions, problem-solving, and networking, is the first place to visit to get engaged and start connecting with your colleagues. Participate in any of the 35+ AAPS Communities and be part of the ongoing conversation driving the future of the pharmaceutical sciences.


Career Development

Navigate today’s job market with our unique career development tools including a comprehensive career education program, a pharma-focused job board, workshops, and members-only access to the annual AAPS Salary Survey – the only salary report exclusively focused on pharmaceutical scientists.


Leadership Development and Volunteer Opportunities

Our members tell us that the volunteer opportunities at AAPS build their skills and resumes while growing their professional networks. AAPS offers a variety of volunteer opportunities to match your interests, experience, and availability. Volunteer opportunities are announced year-round as they are available, and include:

  • Abstract Screener
  • AAPS Communities Leader
  • AAPS Committees – including Career Development, Student Support, and other volunteer opportunities
  • Program Development for PharmSci 360, National Biotechnology Conference, Summer Scientific Forum, and workshops


More Information About What Your Membership Includes 

Advancing Science

AAPS fosters the science you practice by advancing scientific discovery, exchange, and learning.

  • Reduced registration fees to AAPS’ premier event, PharmSci 360, where pharmaceutical scientists from all disciplines gather to discuss and share the latest research
  • Reduced registration fees to the National Biotechnology Conference (NBC) where pharmaceutical scientists working in biotechnology from around the world gather
  • Reduced registration fees to the Summer Scientific Forum for in-depth discussions on the latest bioanalysis and pharmaceutical analysis science, and for high-level sessions focused on key regulatory issues
  • Free subscription to the highest-rated AAPS member benefit, the  AAPS Newsmagazine 
  • Complimentary access to AAPS' four peer-reviewed scientific journals
  • Free access to all upcoming and archived AAPS webinars and eChalk Talks
  • Free access to past PharmSci 360 ePosters
  • Up-to-date information on the industry news in the pharmaceutical sciences
  • Reduced fees to other educational opportunities, such as the workshops, and eCourses
  • 12% discount off the article publication cost for AAPS Open
  • 25% discount off AAPS books

Advancing Careers

AAPS helps you advance your career with the contacts, the professional training, and the CV-enhancing experiences you need to weather changes and move up.

Advancing Community

AAPS connects you with the community and colleagues who are researching, experimenting, and sharing their findings.

Have questions? Contact Member Services at +1.877.998.AAPS (2277) or by email at