International Academy of Aviation and Space Medicine
Académie Internationale de Médecine Aéronautique et Spatiale


An applicant must satisfy all of these requirements:

      • be a medical graduate of a medical school recognized by, and acceptable to, the Committee of Selectors; or have attained a college degree of science in aviation and/or space medicine related fields; or possess a certificate issued by a State or Country qualifying the applicant,
      • exercise clearly established medical or scientific function and activities in the field of aviation and/or space medicine, either:
        • as a medical practitioner in conformity with legal requirements of his State or Country of residence, or
        • as a qualified physician or surgeon of a recognized medical institution, the Armed Forces, government administration, hospital, medical school, air carrier, airport, aircraft industry or international organization related to aviation and/or space, or
        • as a qualified scientist prominently involved in aviation and/or space medicine related fields of endeavor.


      • produce evidence of current practice in aviation and/or space medicine, or related sciences, and a minimum of 10 years practice in aviation and/or space medicine or related sciences, either in employment in military service, civil aviation administration, air carriers, or as a designated medical examiner or consultant to aviation and/or space organizations or research and training institution satisfactory to the Committee of Selectors,


      • subscribe to the objectives of the Academy,
      • endeavor to attain as high a level of educational achievement in aviation medicine as is possible in the circumstances,  
      • have made a distinguished contribution to aviation and/or space medicine, such as notable original or review publications in peer-reviewed (or other local) journals, ongoing research activity in aviation medicine, presentations in national and/or international aviation or space medicine conferences, or hold a position of eminence in the specialty of aviation and/or space medicine and associated allied sciences,
      • participate actively in aviation or space medicine national organizations,


      • have demonstrated high moral, ethical and professional standard



News Updates

2017 ICASM

The 2017 International Congress of Aviation and Space Medicine (ICASM) was held in Rome, Italy

View abstracts for ICASM 2017:

Oral Presentations

Poster Presentations


View the abstracts for ICASM 2015 (Oxford, UK):
Oral Presentations
Poster Presentations