AsMA News

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

If a photo or news item is posted in the news section of any member who does not wish it posted, please contact AsMA with the request to remove it.

January 23, 2020

In Memoriam - Robert Kennedy

AsMA Headquarters staff were saddened to hear that Robert S. Kennedy, Ph.D., died in December.

January 22, 2020

Proposed Amendment to AsMA Bylaws

In accordance with Article XVI (Amendments) of the Bylaws of the Aerospace Medical Association, the following proposed amendment to the Bylaws is made available for AsMA member review.

January 02, 2020

Tredici Interviewed for Article

Thomas J. Tredici, M.D., Col., USAF(Ret.), Fellow and long-time member of AsMA, was interviewed for an article about his life and work with the U.S. Air Force.

December 20, 2019

January 2020 President's Page

Challenge: Reach for the Stars
Hernando J. “Joe” Ortega, Jr., M.D., M.P.H., FAsMA

December 19, 2019

AsMA Members Present at AMA

Below, from left to right, Dr. Hernando “Joe” Ortega, Dr. Daniel Shoor, and Dr. Paulo Alves presented a Continuing Medical Education lecture during the American Medical Association 2019 Interim Meeting in San Diego in mid-November.

December 19, 2019

NAHF Class of 2020 Announced

The National Aviation Hall of Fame (NAHF) Class of 2020, who will be inducted at the 58th Enshrinement Dinner & Ceremony on September 26, 2020, in Dayton, OH, is a diverse group representing a broad range of enduring contributions to both the advancement of flight and manned exploration of space.

November 26, 2019

AsMA Announces Tiered Corporate Membership

In an effort to optimize Corporate Member benefits and participation, the Aerospace Medical Association (AsMA) has developed a Tiered Membership structure.

November 14, 2019

Changes to Allied Membership

AsMA published the list of Lower Middle and Lower Income countries according to a 2018 report from the UN in November.

October 16, 2019

Wilkinson Quoted in Stowaway Article

Elizabeth Wilkinson, Chair of the Aerospace Medical Association’s (AsMA’s) Air Transport Medicine Committee and an AsMA Fellow, was quoted in an article about stowaways on airplanes in Air magazine.