Starting this year (2021), the Association for Molecular Pathology (AMP) will now offer FREE Associate Membership for all trainees (Students, Residents, and Fellows) for the duration of their training (up to 7 years).
They can visit https://www.amp.org/membership/join-renew/ to apply.
The benefits of membership for trainees include:
• Free or discounted online learning opportunities at AMPEDTM
• Online access to The Journal of Molecular Diagnostics and discounted publication fee
• Discounted registration for the AMP Annual Meeting, the AMP Global Congress on Molecular Pathology, the AMP Europe Meeting, the Molecular Genetic Pathology Review Course, and other AMP Educational Events
•Access to your peers via CHAMP (ChatAMP) – Includes frequent job postings and fellowship opportunity announcements!
•Access to a trainee specific listserv
•Opportunities to serve on Committees and Working Groups
•Exclusive trainee travel award opportunities
•Mentorship and networking
•Advocacy and public policy representation – amplifying your voice on issues that impact our field!
Cristiane Ida, MD
Member, AMP membership affairs committee
Co-Director, Genomics Laboratory, Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN