Maximize your Membership by Participating in Benefits
As an AUGS member, you have access to membership benefits that connect, inform, measure quality, enhance knowledge, and share knowledge. Select services feature member-only access. Check out the member-only community features below.
The online members-only community connects members in the field of female pelvic medicine and reconstructive surgery. Features of this community include a personal profile, and access to announcements, discussion forums and communities, the AUGS Membership Directory, and a special coding Q & A service.
Members enjoy access to relevant committee and special interest groups (SIGs). SIGs include: Allied Health, Fellows, Fellowship Program Directors, Basic Science, Electronic Medical Records, Global Health, Mesh/Graft Use in Pelvic Reconstructive Surgery, and Private Practice. Please note that communities are private and members are placed into the appropriate category by staff. If you feel that you should have access to an online community listed, please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Volunteer for a Committee—the Society's numerous committees are responsible for developing and maintaining the programs and policies that support the mission. Apply to volunteer during the annual call for volunteers process each spring.
Member Directory / Find a Provider
Access other members through the Member Directory, a central database where members can list their practice information, web site, training information and areas of practice. Select data is available to help women seeking a urogynecologist or physical therapy provider, but is delivered through the Find a Provider Directory located on the AUGS patient website, www.voicesforpfd.org, as well as the Voices for PFD mobile app.
Submitting Directory Information / Disclaimer
The AUGS Membership Directory contains information of members with good standing in the Society. Members are responsible for updating their contact information and/or notifying AUGS staff of any changes/updates. Directory information may not, in whole or in part, be reproduced, copied, disseminated, entered into a computer database, used as part of or in connection with a mailing list, survey or any other form or manner by any means. The AUGS Membership Directory is provided as a way for one-on-one physician communication only.
Practice & Salary Report (2011)
Although it is scheduled to be revised in the coming year, members still have access to the informative 2011 Practice & Salary Report.
The AUGS Urogynecology Quality Registry (AQUIRE) is a national urogynecology-focused registry designed to measure and report healthcare quality and patient outcomes. Physician members are have free access to AQUIRE, the registry developed by urogynecologists for urogynecologists.
Many of the education resources are only available to members. Check out the Education area of the website and AUGS eLearning.