Space Medicine Association

Space Medicine Association

The Space Medicine Association was founded in 1951 as a constituent organization of the Aerospace Medical Association (AsMA) for the express purpose of advancing the science and art of space medicine and the biological sciences, with special emphasis on the problems facing humans in the space environment. The Space Medicine Association accomplishes these goals by:

  • Stimulating investigation and study,
  • Disseminating pertinent knowledge and information,
  • Establishing and maintaining cooperation between the biological and other sciences concerned with space medicine.

President: William J. Tarver, M.D., M.P.H.


Contact: William J. Tarver, M.D., M.P.H.


Call for Papers

The Aerospace Medical Association’s 2015 Annual Scientific Meeting will be held in Lake Buena Vista, FL. This year’s theme is “Making a Difference in Aerospace Medicine.” We encourage presentations from diverse experts that will enhance the world’s knowledge and understanding of the current challenges in Aerospace Medicine.

To read the full Call for Papers, please click here.
The abstract submission site is now open; to submit an abstract, go to Scholar One. The deadline for abstract submissions is October 31, 2014.