American Society of Plastic Surgeons
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Residents & Fellows Forum
United States and Canada

For residents and fellows in the United States and Canada, ASPS offers a one-year enrollment in the Residents & Fellows Forum with a term beginning July 1 and ending June 30 for $100 per year.

A six-month term is available beginning after November 1, with the term ending on June 30.

Residents & Fellows Forum Benefits

ASPS contacts most residency training programs to obtain the list of residents. The training program director or coordinator provides ASPS with a list of all residents.

Residents and fellows who are not included (see above) should apply here:

Resident Application Fellow Application Paper Application

ASPS is proud to offer an array of member benefits to the next generation of plastic surgeons, including:

  • Subscription to Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (PRS)
  • Subscription to Plastic Surgery News (PSN)
  • Subscription to Plastic Surgery Resident (PSR)
  • Access to ASPS Education Network (ASPS EdNet)
  • Access to Resident Education Curriculum (REC)
  • Access to members-only resources on the ASPS website
  • Discounted rates to attend Plastic Surgery The Meeting in-person and FREE registration for PSTM On-Demand, when registered by the early bird deadline
  • A dedicated Resident section on the members-only message board
  • Access to the ASPS Job Opportunity Board and onsite interviews
  • Access to information on The PSF grants and scholarship programs
  • Significant discounts on ASPS products and meetings


Enrollment in the Residents & Fellows Forum is open to:

  • Residents actively engaged in an accredited plastic surgery residency program in the United States or Canada
  • Fellows actively engaged in an ACGME-accredited or private fellowship in the United States or Canada