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Renewals

Since we are using a new system, you will need to complete the application process so that we can update your file in the new database. However, you will NOT be required to re-submit recommendation letters, CV, or any supporting files. 

Proceed to the application

New Members

MEMBERSHIP APPLICATION PROCEDURES:

PAVA application procedures vary with the level of membership. For all levels of membership, fill out the online form. Submit any requested supplemental materials together in one email to pavamembership@gmail.com. The subject line of the email must contain your last name followed by “PAVA Supplemental Materials.” Example: “Smith PAVA Supplemental Materials.” Your application cannot be fully processed until all supplemental materials have been received.

Annual membership dues cover from January 1 to December 31. If application approval for a new member occurs after July 1, the cost of the remaining year is reduced. 

If you have questions, please contact us.

MEMBERSHIP TYPES:

FULL VOTING MEMBERS ($100/year, $65/after July 1): Members with voting privileges and eligibility to serve as board members or officers of PAVA. 
  • Online Application
  • Curriculum Vitae (CV)
  • Evidence of pedagogical, clinical, or research competence (e.g., documentation of published articles or funded grants; certification of clinical competency (licensure in speech pathology, or board certification in otolaryngology); certification of completion of a fellowship or specialized training in voice; diplomas from academic institutions; additional letters of support form peers in your field)
  • Supporting email or letter from two current PAVA members
ASSOCIATE MEMBERS ($50/year; $30/after July 1): Members in allied fields with an interest in voice. 
  • Online Application
  • A brief summary of credentials, including current position, past positions, academic study, and any specialty training in voice. 
STUDENT MEMBERS ($25/year; $15/after July 1): Members currently enrolled in an educational program. Student membership is limited to a five year term with the possibility of one subsequent five year term. Student members can request reclassification to a higher level of membership upon the completion of training/education/fellowship and submitting any additional supplemental materials.
  • Online Application
  • Documentation of enrollment in educational program (e.g., transcripts, letter from university registrar or current professor/trainer)

If you are not sure which level is appropriate for you, please contact us.


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PAVA is a 501(c)6 non-profit organization136 S. Main St., Ste. 320, Salt Lake City, UT 84101

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