Emeritus Professional Membership Benefits


AIHA Mission: Empowering those who apply scientific knowledge to protect all workers from occupational hazards. 

Vision: A world where all workers are healthy and safe. 

Value Proposition: Maintain your passion and help shape the next generation of IH/OEHS professionals. 

At AIHA, we love the fact that our retired members want to remain connected to the IH/OEHS community. You want to maintain your passion for the profession and we want to tap into your lifelong knowledge and experience. Fortunately, we have several key benefits for our emeritus professionals looking to leave a lasting legacy. 

Volunteer & Leadership Development

  • Board and Local Section leadership opportunities
  • Technical committees/working groups
  • Professional development committees
  • AIHFoundation board opportunities 

Industry Knowledge

  • Synergist magazine (digital, print, and archives)
  • Weekly E-News
  • SynergistNOW blog
  • Journal of Occupational and Environmental Hygiene (JOEH) and archives
  • Opportunities to contribute to various publications 

Community & Connections

  • Members open forum
  • Latest news
  • Mentor/Mentee program
  • Various recognition and award opportunities
  • AIHA Fellows program 


  • Contribute to public policy, position statements, white papers, guidance documents and fact sheets
  • Opportunities and support to meet with local, state, and federal officials on IH/OEHS policies 

Be as active as you wish! Other benefits our emeritus members can access include: 

  • Discount rates on certain AIHA events, publications, and eLearning courses
  • Free shipping from AIHA’s online marketplace
  • Distinguished lecturer program
  • Professional liability insurance