The California Association of Neonatologists works hard for every neonatologist in California. Established in 1996, CAN is the largest state-level organization of academic and private practice neonatologists in the country. CAN’s primary goal is to promote quality care through advocacy, professional education, and research.

Full Membership is open to Neonatologists residing in California. Associate Membership is open to California Neonatology Fellows, NNPs, NICU hospitalists & PAs. 

The annual fee for joining is $150 per member.  Dues for fellows, NNPs, NICU hospitalists & PAs are currently free. 

Two Payment Options:

  1. Pay by Credit Card 
  2. Bank Check
    • Email the treasurer at to request the address of where to mail your membership/ institutional dues check. 
    • Mail check to “Treasurer” and ensure your name, institution, email, address and phone number was emailed or included with check. 


Large groups

  • Please email the Chair of Membership Committee at a working document or Excel file with everyone’s names, institutions, addresses, phone numbers, and emails. 
    • Pay by credit card – Email, and an invoice will be sent to you.
    • Pay by check – See above for details


The new membership portal allows you to see your membership profile and payment status. 

  1. Login to membership portal. Click here to log in.
    • If you were a member in 2023, you may already have a profile. If it is your first time logging in, you will need to reset your password by clicking “forgot password”. Look in your junk folder if the new password does not appear in your email. 
  2. New member login

Contact Help

Please contact the Chair of Membership Committee at for help or any questions.