Requirements for membership

Criteria


1. MEMBER (Corporate)


A person is eligible for membership of the Society as a 'Member' if he/she:
•  demonstrates an interest in transfusion related activities, demonstrated by past experience or present involvement.

•  subscribes to the vision and mission of the Society.

•  abides by the rules of the Society.

For Council to assess applications under Clause (a), information should be provided on the extent of personal involvement in:
•  the clinical or laboratory practice of transfusion medicine and/or immunohaematology

•  or scientific and/or administrative responsibilities within a blood service provider, blood product manufacturer or government department dealing with blood or transfusion related matters

•  or research in the field of transfusion medicine

•  or any other occupational involvement relevant to the field of blood transfusion.  

Please indicate, if relevant, the extent of personal contribution to papers, publications and other aspects relevant to the discipline.


2. CONCESSIONAL MEMBER (Non Corporate)

A person shall be eligible for Concessional membership of the Association if he/she demonstrates that he/she is a:
  • resident in resource poor country.
  • student
  • retired from remunerated work in the field.

Non corporate members are not eligible to vote at any General Meeting.

Election of Members
Candidates for membership or concessional membership of the Society shall be proposed and seconded by financial members of the Society. Any such proposal shall be made upon the Application Form. Please send subscription fees with this form (see Membership Fees for the various rates).

After consideration of the candidate's qualifications and interest in the field of transfusion medicine, he/she may be declared an elected member or a concessional member of the Society by a majority vote of the Council.



 
 
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