Advancing anatomical science through research, education, and professional development.
Inspiring scientific curiosity and discovery
Community, Respect, Inclusion, Integrity, Discovery
Above all, AAA is a community of peers – educators, researchers, and students of the anatomical sciences and anatomy-related fields – that offers support and collaboration to fellow members, future members, as well as healthcare and allied professions.
Our international community respects differences, acts with professionalism, and upholds the mission, vision, values, and policies of the Association.
We are firmly committed to welcoming, developing, and maintaining scientists and educators by embracing individuals with diverse life experiences.
Rooted in the scientific method, we support rigor in all aspects of anatomy research and education. We deeply respect the human body and honor those who entrust us with the ultimate gift.
Science binds us to a common purpose. Excellence guides our work. Inspiration fuels our curiosity. We approach our research, educational, and clinical practices as opportunities to advance science and medicine.
Governance & Guiding Documents