Association for Molecular Pathology

AMP MEMBER BENEFITS

Subscription to The Journal of Molecular Diagnostics (print and online)*
Annual Meeting - the member discount nearly pays for your dues!
CHAMP (CHat AMP) - AMP member's online community for discussions, networking, assay development advice, policy updates and other member-generated content!
AMP Continuing Education - reduced fees or privileged access
- JMD CME Program in Molecular Diagnostics
- Molecular Genetic Pathology Review Course
- Molecular Pathology Webinars
Advocacy - with federal lawmakers and regulators on issues directly impacting molecular pathology test development and practice
AMP Membership Directory - a valuable networking resource!
AMP Test Directory - Members-only test submission privileges to this public online listing of molecular tests
Trainees receive opportunities for mentoring from the broader membership:
- Further discounted annual meeting registration
- Junior membership on committees
Members-only Awards to enhance your career

* All members receive online access to JMD.

 

 

AMP Membership

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AMP 2016 Membership CATEGORIES AND Dues Rates

REGULAR MEMBERS (NOT OTHERWISE DESIGNATED)

Regular Members are individuals involved in the clinical practice, educational, basic or translational research, economic, and/or regulatory aspects of molecular diagnostics, including but not limited to pathologists, laboratory directors, clinical laboratory scientists, informaticians, technologists, clinicians and other health care personnel, government employees, especially those involved in regulation of the field, and professionals in the in vitro diagnostics industry. Regular members are eligible to vote, to hold elected office, and to serve on AMP committees. Dues rate for Regular Members varies depending on the country of residence per the World Bank Country Classifications.

Category Dues Print Journal
Regular - Residing in High Income Country $200 Included
Regular - Residing in an Upper-Middle Income Country $150 Available for purchase ($50)
Regular - Residing in a Lower-Middle Income Country $110 Available for purchase ($50)
Regular - Residing in a Low Income Country $50 Available for purchase ($50)


TECHNOLOGIST MEMBERS

Regular - Technologist members are individuals involved in the clinical practice and/or research aspects of molecular diagnostics whose primary duties involve bench work, developing and/or performing tests. While a large proportion of technologists possess a non-terminal degree, candidates for membership with advanced degrees may also qualify. Verification of eligibility from their supervisor/lab director via e-mail is required upon joining and renewing membership as a Regular - Technologist. Regular members are eligible to vote, to hold elected office, and to serve on AMP committees.

Category Dues Print Journal
Technologist - Residing in High Income Country $75 Available for purchase ($50)
Technologist - Residing in an Upper-Middle Income Country $75 Available for purchase ($50)
Technologist - Residing in a Lower-Middle Income Country $75 Available for purchase ($50)
Technologist - Residing in a Low Income Country $50 Available for purchase ($50)

 

EARLY CAREER MEMBERS

Regular - Early Career Members are those who were Associate Members last year and are transitioning to Regular Member status. For one year, their dues are discounted by 50%. The Early Career membership is not available for new REGULAR members.

Category Dues Print Journal
Early Career - Residing in High Income Country $100 Available for purchase ($50)
Early Career - Residing in an Upper-Middle Income Country $75 Available for purchase ($50)
Early Career - Residing in a Lower-Middle Income Country $55 Available for purchase ($50)
Early Career - Residing in a Low Income Country $25 Available for purchase ($50)

 

ASSOCIATE MEMBERS (Fellows, Residents, or Students)

Associate Membership is open to Trainees (students, postdoctoral fellows, and residents). Associate membership carries all the benefits of full membership except holding elected office and voting rights in AMP elections. Verification of trainee status from their Program Director is required upon joining and renewing membership as an Associate member.

Category Dues Print Journal
Associate - Fellows $35 Available for purchase ($50)
Associate - Residents $35 Available for purchase ($50)
Associate - Trainees $35 Available for purchase ($50)

 

EMERITUS MEMBERS (Retired Regular Members)

Emeritus Membership is open to Regular Members who are retired and are no longer receiving either full or part-time salary from an institution, company or organization. Candidates for this category must have been a Regular AMP member for at least the five consecutive years immediately preceding application for Emeritus status. Emeritus membership carries all the benefits of full membership except the ability to run for elected office or vote in Society elections.

Category Dues Print Journal
Emeritus $25 Included

 

IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR ALL MEMBER CATEGORIES

  • AMP reserves the right to activate or inactivate memberships, in accordance with AMP Bylaws and Operating Procedures.
  • Membership period is January 1 - December 31. There are no prorated dues rates.
  • Country income levels are defined according to the World Bank Classifications.
  • Back issues of journals will be provided to new AMP members in qualifying member categories.
  • Download a PDF of the membership application form to remit payment via mail or fax.