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Becoming a member of IAP-Australasia

The International Academy of Pathology is the largest professional body of pathologists worldwide and has over 60 divisions throughout the world. Meetings are held in many countries throughout the year that are of interest to all members.

The Australasian division aims to foster education, research and advance knowledge in pathology and our Annual Scientific Meeting is a major focus. Membership funds are necessary to run the division and to both ensure a successful annual meeting and support other activities of the division.

Membership of the Australasian division entitles you to:

  • Discounted registration for our Annual Scientific Meetings
  • Discounted fees to attend meetings of other IAP divisions
  • Access to educational materials in the members only section of the new IAP website https://iap-aus.org.au/members/
  • Complimentary registration to attend our monthly Masterclasses
  • International IAP benefits. For more information please go to https://www.iapcentral.org/home/membership.

Being an active member of our division will not only give you a sense of pride in belonging to this long established organisation but also the satisfaction of supporting the education of pathologists and trainees in the Asia-Pacific Region.

Membership Categories:

Regular Membership – You can apply for a Regular Membership if you are a qualified Anatomical Pathologist (with FRCPA or equivalent qualifications) and have had at least 5 years’ experience in Pathology

Registrar Membership -To apply for Registrar Membership you need to be in a training programme in pathology (as an RCPA registered registrar/trainee)

Associate Membership – This category is for medical students/medical science students, pathologists in training not recognised by the RCPA, medical residents, members from other relevant medical specialties or pathologists outside Australasia.

Becoming an IAP Member

Becoming an IAP member is a simple process. Links to the New Member Application Forms are provided below. You can apply online or download, complete and return the manual form to the Secretariat staff.

Once a member, annual renewal of your membership is necessary to maintain your membership status.

We also encourage you to invite your colleagues to become members of the IAP. If you have any questions regarding our membership, please email our Secretariat Staff at info@iap-aus.org.au

Becoming an IAP member will give you the sense of pride we share in belonging to this long established charity organisation.

Membership Renewals


To renew your membership securely online using a Visa or Mastercard click here.

You can also authorise our office staff to renew your subscription every year by ticking the Automatic Subscription Renewal option provided in your subscription invoice. Payment will be deducted from your credit card each year and a receipt will be emailed to you.