Honorary Fellow

For a physician or scientist who has made an exceptional contribution to the specialty.

Membership Benefits

  • A subscription to the monthly scientific journal Annals of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology, as well as exclusive access to ACAAI’s quarterly printed newsletter (College Advantage) and weekly electronic newsletter (College Insider), which feature insider tips and breaking news in the specialty.
  • Reduced fees for ACAAI’s Annual Scientific Meeting, featuring five days of high-quality plenary sessions, symposia, workshops and social events with experts in the field.
  • As an Honorary Fellow of the College, you are entitled to use the title of “FACAAI (Honorary)”.
  • Voting members include both Fellows and Honorary Fellows.

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  • Exceptional contributions can include contributing to allergy/immunology literature; becoming an internationally recognized scholar or teacher; writing peer-reviewed research published in reputable journals; holding a leadership position with other organizations.
  • Nominees can reside anywhere in the world.
  • The Credentials Committee will forward recommendations to the Board of Regents for acceptance by a two-thirds vote of the Board of Regents.
  • Eligibility for College membership under any other category does not disqualify one from eligibility for Honorary Fellowship.
  • Annual dues: Free.

By joining the College, you agree to receive communication via mail and email about the following: Annual Meetings; Annals; AllergyWatch; College Insider; College Advantage; member website features, such as new toolkits; CME, board review, and other educational opportunities; upcoming webinars; awards and grants; advocacy; the Foundation of the ACAAI; and general correspondence and specific emails on matters of importance to the allergy/immunology community.