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Join a Committee

ASPS invites you to apply to serve on one or more committees.

Successful candidates will have the opportunity to improve the practice of plastic surgery by influencing health policy, research, quality issues, leadership and professional development, ethical behavior, and best practices for domestic and international service missions.

Residents are invited to serve on the following committees:

*Domestic residents only

Serving on an ASPS committee requires membership in ASPS, or a subscription to the Residents & Fellows Forum. Residents will be required to indicate they have received their TPD's approval by uploading a letter of recommendation on the committee service application.

Membership Requirement

Serving on an ASPS committee requires membership in ASPS. Graduating Senior Residents must apply for either the Residents & Fellows Forum (RFF) or Candidacy in ASPS to continue their service on an ASPS committee. Click here for information about the membership process and here for information about the categories of membership.

How to Apply

  1. Log into your member account
  2. Click on the "Membership" tab
  3. Select "Committee Applications" from the dropdown list

If you have any questions, please email ASPS at