Choose the Membership 'Pack' that's Right for You!

Just as you would choose different equipment for different types of hikes, the Wilderness Medical Society offers different levels of membership depending on what you're looking for. Learn more about each level here, or select the level below that best meets your needs. Whichever way you join, we look forward to inspiring you to be alive in the wilderness.

Please Note: Students are eligible for 60% off and residents/fellows-in-training 30% off of any membership level (excluding Life)Discount automatically applies at checkout.
Those residing in low- or middle-income countries are also eligible for an additional 50% off the three primary levels; code displays during checkout.

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($120.00 / Year*)

Designed for individuals who are just getting their feet wet in wilderness medicine, this level provides discounts on WMS conferences and teaching resources, committee service opportunities, access to online communities, and more. This basic membership does not include print or online access to Wilderness & Environmental Medicine journal.

Join as a
Basic Member


($175.00 / Year*)

Dive deeper by adding on research grant opportunities, pro deal discounts on your favorite brands, the ability to register for Adventure CME trips, and the opportunity to pursue a prestigious diploma or fellowship (DiMM, DiDMM or FAWM). Includes full online access to Wilderness & Environmental Medicine journal (add-on for printed copies available for $30/year).

Join as a
Standard Member


($225.00 / Year*)

Go all in with Premium membership by adding a $50K Medical Professional Liability Policy with no monthly premium and Global Rescue intelligence services, medical assistance and advisory services. Includes both the print and online versions of Wilderness & Environmental Medicine journal. Life membership options also available at this level (see below).

Join as a
Premium Member


Interested in becoming a LIFE MEMBER ($3,000) at the Premium Level? Join Here!


Review All the Benefits Included with Each 'Pack'

Dive deeper into the differences between each level of membership by clicking the button below.

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*Any cancellation of your membership must be done within 48 hours of purchase by emailing us; after this time, annual membership is non-refundable.