Association for Molecular Pathology


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 2015 Membership CATEGORIES AND Dues Rates



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.


AMP utilizes The World Bank classification of countries by income to determine dues rates for Regular Members. Refer to the list of countries by classification table for specific rates by country.

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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)
*Holds a Doctoral Degree OR Individual with a Non-Doctoral Degree who works for a For-Profit entity
Regular - Non-Doctoral Degree AND Employed at a Non-Profit $110 Included


ASSOCIATE MEMBERS (Fellows, Residents, or Students)

Associate Membership is open to Trainees (students, postdoctoral fellows, and residents) at a reduced rate. Associate membership carries all the benefits of full membership except holding elected office and voting rights in AMP elections. Associate members are eligible to be considered for a Junior Member position on the committees. Candidates for associate membership must include communication from their Program Director certifying the applicant's trainee status.

$35 per year - includes online subscription to The Journal of Molecular Diagnostics. Print subscription to JMD is available to Associate Members for $50 per membership year. Verification Letter from Program Director Required

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.

$25 per year - includes online and print subscription to The Journal of Molecular Diagnostics.


  • 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.
  • Back issues of journals will be provided to new AMP members in qualifying member categories.