Membership General Information

What are the benefits of ANAC Membership?

ANAC membership connects you to a network of professional nurses on the front lines of HIV work.  In addition to joining this impressive network of more than 2,200 professionals with similar goals and interests, you will enjoy the following benefits as an ANAC member:
  • Automatic subscription to JANAC (the Journal of ANAC, published by Elsevier)
  • Discounted rate for the ANAC Annual Conference;
  • Discounted rate on the HIV/AIDS certification exam;
  • Reduced rate on ANAC’s core curriculum on HIV nursing;
  • Eligibility for ANAC Clinical Achievement Awards;
  • The opportunity to participate on the national and local levels in activities which help shape the response of nurses to the HIV epidemic through membership in one of many local ANAC chapters.


What types of individual memberships are available?
**The following dues rates are valid beginning September 1, 2011:


Membership Type


One Year Membership

Two-Year Membership Three-Year Membership
Active Licensed Registered Professional Nurses or Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurses or the international equivalent. $90.00 $170.00 $255.00
Associate Students enrolled full time in an accredited school of nursing (proof of enrollment required) $70.00 $130.00 $195.00
Affiliate Persons affiliated with the healthcare industry who support the goals of ANAC but do not meet the requirements for another category of membership $90.00 $170.00 $255.00
Disabled Individual nurses who are disabled $70.00 $130.00 $195.00
Retired Licensed Registered Nurses or Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurses or the international equivalent.  To qualify for retired dues, you must have been an ANAC member for at least 5 years prior to your application for retired dues.  Proof of age over the federal retirement age is required. $70.00 $130.00 $195.00
Electronic Only available to nurses residing and working in a low or lower middle income country, as classified by the World Bank. $25.00 $50.00 $75.00


All ANAC memberships are based on the calendar year and run from January 1-December 31.  All memberships expire on December 31.

*$25.00 of the membership cost is for your JANAC subscription.

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