AsMA News

On this page, you can find news about AsMA, its Members, the Annual Meeting, and AsMA's Constituent and Affiliate Groups.

November 26, 2014

Ten Presidents Gathered at ICASM

    This past October, nine past Presidents of the International Academy of Aviation and Space Medicine (IAASM) along with the current president, gathered for a photo during the International Congress of Aviation and Space Medicine (ICASM). All are Fellows and many are past presidents of AsMA.

November 24, 2014

Goodbye to ASEM

By Pam Day

November 24, 2014

December Presidents Page

AsMA - A Worldwide Organization
by Philip J. Scarpa, Jr., M.D., M.S.

November 17, 2014

In Memoriam - Arleen Saenger

AsMA was deeply saddened to learn of the death of Arleen Saenger, M.D., M.P.H.

November 14, 2014

Executive Director of AsMA Interviewed Twice

Jeff Sventek, M.S., CAsP, AsMA's Executive Director, was interviewed twice recently.

November 06, 2014

In Memoriam - Eduard Burchard

AsMA was saddened to learn of the death of Surgeon General aD Prof. Dr. Eduard C. Burchard, General (Ret.), German Air Force.

October 29, 2014

Certification in Aerospace Physiology

AsMA has offered certification in this vital field since 1977 through a one-day written examination administered prior to the annual scientific meeting of the Association to candidates possessing at least a baccalaureate degree in physiology or a closely related science, 5 years of active professional experience in an aeromedical field an d a history of significant contributions to aerospace physiology.

October 16, 2014

IFALPA Releases Ebola Information for Pilots

The International Federation of Airline Pilots Associations (IFALPA) has released a medical briefing leaflet for pilots about Ebola.

July 24, 2014

Abridged Minutes of the AsMA Business Meeting

Abridged Minutes of the Aerospace Medical Association 85th Business Meeting.  (Complete Minutes are available on the AsMA website in the Members Only section.)  Tuesday, May 13, 2014, Hilton San Diego Bayfront, San Diego, CA.  For photos from the meeting and around San Diego, please visit the Photo Gallery.