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When you join CHEST, you’re joining a group of nearly 18,700 professionals from over 100 countries who are dedicated to preventing, diagnosing, and treating chest diseases. As the global leader in chest medicine, we embrace a multidisciplinary membership with a diverse and innovative approach to education in pulmonary, critical care, and sleep medicine.

Beginning in mid-to-late May, our membership will be open to the entire health-care team, and our programs and resources will be centered on improving collaborative health-care delivery. Find out more about our new structure and the three levels of membership that will be available to all members.

Due to this transition, our online membership application is unavailable at this time. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. If you’re interested in joining CHEST, simply complete the membership application and e-mail to, or call CHEST Membership at 224/521-9569 with any questions.

Learn more about our upcoming membership changes and how they benefit you.

CHEST - Your Essential ConnectionJoin the leaders in chest medicine. Become a CHEST member to take advantage of benefits designed for your professional and personal advancement.

If you have any questions, contact customer support: 

Phone: 800/343-2227
or 224/521-9800