Membership in IADMS is open to any individual who is actively connected with the healthcare, education, administration, and supervision of dancers and/or is a member of the dance community.
You can benefit from membership in the International Association for Dance Medicine and Science by:
Increasing your knowledge of dance medicine/science and being able to add a new dimension to the care of dancers with whom you work, whether you are a healthcare professional, a dance educator, or a company director.
Networking with other professional in the field, providing a wide resource base for you and your dancers.
Receiving the Journal of Dance Medicine & Science (JDMS), the official publication of IADMS, featuring original scientific articles, review articles, case studies, abstracts from current literature, editorials, consensus statements, book reviews, news & notes, letters to the editor and a special topic-oriented issue every year. All individual memberships (but not school, company, or corporate members) also receive free access to JDMS articles online.
Receiving the IADMS Quarterly Newsletter containing information on upcoming conferences and workshops, dance medicine and science research, and activities in a variety of locales around the world.
Receiving access to the "Members Only" areas of the IADMS website, including forums and discussion groups.
Searching the online IADMS Membership Directory, containing complete contact information for all IADMS members.
Receiving a discounted registration rate when attending the IADMS Annual Meeting, a four day event featuring original papers, clinical symposia, workshops, forums, posters, and movement sessions covering various aspects of clinical dance medicine, dance medicine research, dance science, and dance education.
Purchasing at a discounted rate the Annual Meeting Proceedings and Abtract Books, containing abstracts and/or presentation summaries for lectures, movement sessions, posters, and forums held at the annual IADMS conference.
Purchasing at a discounted rate the Dance Medicine and Science Posters, full-color posters suitable for framing, containing relevant information on dance medicine and science topics, with text drawn from IADMS Resource Papers.