To join ASCLS, visit the ASCLS membership page at: http://www.ascls.org/join-ascls/join
ASCLS Memberships run August 1 to July 31 each year. Renew your membership now for 2016-2017.
By joining the American Society for Clinical Laboratory Science (ASCLS), you automatically become a member of ASCLS-PA and your local chapter. Your ASCLS dues automatically includes your state dues.
ASCLS has a number of membership categories:
Professional - (full voting privileges) Open to all persons certified or engaged in the practice and/or education process of clinical laboratory science, including those with an active interest in supporting the purposes and goals of this Society. Membership benefits are dependent on the level of membership.
Professional I - includes basic benefits plus the award winning journal, CLS
Professional II - includes basic benefits only
First Year Professional - (full voting privileges) Open to persons who have graduated within the last twelve months from an accredited program in laboratory science. Prior student membership with ASCLS is not a prerequisite. This membership status is valid for only one year to assist recent graduates. After one year in this category, members are upgraded to Professional membership.
Collaborative - (non-voting privileges) Available to any individual who currently holds membership in any other health related national organization. These members receive the newsletter only and are entitled to discounts at programs sponsored by ASCLS.
Student - (full voting privileges) Open to persons enrolled in a structured program of training or academic instruction in clinical laboratory science, or to full-time graduate students in related science area.