AAPE UK Membership

For Enquiries Regarding AAPE UK Membership Contact:

Anna Neary [Treasurer] Anna2.Neary@uwe.ac.uk

AAPE UK Full Membership 

Full Membership of the AAPE UK is Higher Education Institution based (rather than based on individuals). Thus, there is no restriction on the number of individual AAPE UK members represented from each HEI.

Full AAPE UK membership is open to any Higher Education Institute delivering full postgraduate advanced clinical practice education to multi-professionals including nurses, allied health professionals, pharmacists, midwives, healthcare scientists in Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland and England.

Each Full Member HEI will have a designated contact person responsible for authorising the payment of the annual membership fee, replying to circulated emails and updating the other interested parties from the HEI.

Co-option of advisors with specific expertise for AAPE UK activities is offered by the Committee as the need arises and will be recorded separately from the AAPE UK Full membership list as ‘Co-opted advisor’.

AAPE UK Benefits 

Full membership allows free access to AAPE UK events including the annual AGM and conference and specific workshops, access to regular updates, participation in all consultation activity, and access to the Members’ area of the Website. Full members are also eligible to vote and stand for Committee membership.

AAPE UK offer a Scholarly Grant up to £500 to support members to engage in research and to present at conferences. More information is provided in the Members-only area.

AAPE UK Membership Fees

The Membership fees have remained at £150 per year per HEI since 2014.

This annual fee covers administrative costs, web-site costs, speaker fees and conference fees. Paid members have two free places at AAPE UK events.

HEIs or individuals attending AAPE UK events who are not paid AAPE UK members fee will be required to pay a pre-determined entrance fee (per person) on the day.

The AAPE UK annual membership fee will be invoiced from each HEI in March of each year.

Further details related to membership and the conduct of AAPE UK are provided in the Constitution with in the Governance section of this site.

AAPE UK International Affiliate Membership 

This is offered to a fully paid up University outside of the UK that is preparing to /delivering full Advanced Practice postgraduate programmes of education developing healthcare professionals to work at an advanced level.  This membership allows free access to AAPE UK events, access to all consultation activity and access to the website resources.  One representative from each University is eligible to vote in elections and stand for AAPE UK Committee membership.

We hope that this will be an exciting opportunity to build on the informal links that AAPE UK members have already established.

Please contact the Chair Annabella Gloster for more details via a.s.gloster@salford.ac.uk