About Us

JOIN YOUNG PROFESSIONALS TODAY! Membership is free. Benefits include, but not limited to:

  • Free access to professional development webinars
  • Participation in YP-exclusive events such as YP Social at Annual Meetings, YP Workshops, and more!
  • Increase opportunities to employers in the industry
  • Improve your current knowledge/skills or learn new ones!
  • Meet and connect to other YPs.

Young Professionals (YP) Group Goals

  1. To promote interaction among young professionals in the field of mosquito control and research.  Members may be students (undergraduates/graduates) with an interest in medical entomology, mosquito control/industry employees, research scientists/post docs in government/private institutions new in the professional world (5 years or less).
  2. To promote interaction between young professionals and well-established, experienced and well known professionals in the field of mosquito control and research.
  3. To promote already existing student activities during the AMCA annual meeting (i.e. the student competition) and create new activities to increase participation of AMCA young professionals.