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Benefits of ISBT Membership

ISBT has a great number of benefits to offer to its members:

  • Free access to ISBT Education and the ISBT Education app: here you have access to congress webcasts, presentations, past webinars, the guideline library and more educational material
  • Free access to webinars and Live Journal Clubs: learn about various topics presented by experts in the field
  • Registration discounts for ISBT congresses
  • Free access to the ISBT Forum: network with colleagues and experts in your field
  • Free access Vox Sanguinis our high impact journal and the ISBT Science series as well as ISBT's quarterly magazine Transfusion Today 
  • Being part of a global community

Individual Membership fees

The ISBT Membership year runs from 1 April 2019 to 31 March 2020. Click on the World Bank Index category (High, Upper middle, Lower Middle or Low) to view a list of countries.

We have 2 new membership categories: Allied Health Professionals and Transfusion Practitioners. Click on the categories to view a list of alternative names and find the category that may fit your situation. Contact membership@remove-this.isbtweb.org if you need your category changed to one of these.
 

 

All fees are in Euros € 

Individual membership ≤ 35 years* 36-69 years ≥ 70 years Allied Health Professional Transfusion Practitioner
High 60 120 90 60 60
Upper Middle 60 90 60 60 60
Lower Middle 30 60 45 30 30
Low 30 60 45 30 30
Exempt By application    

* If you are 35 years or younger, you will only be able to access Vox Sanguinis and Transfusion Today online. 


Exempt Membership

At the moment, ISBT is not able to accept any requests for Exempt Membership. We have reached the maximum number of exempt memberships (Statutes of ISBT, By-Laws, article 9.2). Please try again in April 2020.

TYPES OF MEMBERSHIP

Individual membership is for individuals who have demonstrated a sustained interest in the field of blood transfusion medicine and science or related disciplines. Individual membership includes:

  • Access to ISBT Education (including congress webcasts and presentations)
  • Subscription for Vox Sanguinis (paper + online)
  • Receipt of Transfusion Today (paper + online)
  • Receipt of the monthly E-news
  • Registration discount at ISBT congresses
  • Online access to Working Party material
  • Voting at yearly General Assembly
  • Nominating candidates for elections to the Board of Directors
  • Opportunity to be elected to the ISBT Board of Directors 

For those of 35 years or under, Allied Health Professionals or Transfusion Practitioners we offer a discounted membership. Fees are based on age and country.

All those aged 35 and under, have the opportunity to pay a discounted fee. This membership class allows you the full benefits of ISBT membership, except for the fact that Vox Sanguinis and Transfusion Today will only be accessible online.

Individual membership for 35 and under includes:

  • Access to the ISBT Education (including congress webcasts and presentations)
  • Online subscription for Vox Sanguinis
  • Online access to Transfusion Today
  • Receipt of the monthly E-news
  • Registration discount at ISBT congresses
  • Online access to Working Party material
  • Voting at yearly General Assembly
  • Nominating candidates for elections to the Board of Directors
  • Opportunity to be elected to the ISBT Board of Directors 

If you would like to apply for this discounted fee, please click on "Join", complete the form and send a scan of the photo page of your passport to membership@remove-this.isbtweb.org, after which we will confirm the discounted membership. Please make sure that before you submit your copy of your ID Document the photo, passport/document number, and Citizen Identification Number have been obscured.

Two new individual membership categories with a lower membership fee are introduced: Allied Health Professionals and Transfusion Practitioners. Click on the categories to view a list of alternative names and find the category that may fit your situation. 

All those who are eligible for one of these categories, will pay a discounted membership fee depending on their country. This membership class allows you to the full benefits of ISBT membership, including:

  • Access to the ISBT Education (including congress webcasts and presentations)
  • Subscription for Vox Sanguinis (paper + online)
  • Access to Transfusion Today (paper + online)
  • Receipt of the monthly E-news
  • Registration discount at ISBT congresses
  • Online access to Working Party material
  • Voting at yearly General Assembly
  • Nominating candidates for elections to the Board of Directors
  • Opportunity to be elected to the ISBT Board of Directors

At the moment, ISBT is not able to accept any requests for Exempt Membership. We have reached the maximum number of exempt memberships (Statutes of ISBT, By-Laws, article 9.2). Please try again in April 2020.

Affiliate membership is open to National Blood Transfusion Societies, Blood Services and Blood Centres. All Affiliate members will be required to name one representative and must agree to abide by the ISBT Code of Ethics

Applications are reviewed by the Board of Directors.

As an Affiliate member, all members of your national society or all employees of your blood centre or blood service will get complimentary access to a selection of material on ISBT Education. This selection of material, the Affiliate Suite, includes presentations from past congresses (webcasts and learning quizzes), an educational eBook and the international Guideline library.

The named representative will: 
   • receive full access to ISBT Education
   • receive voting rights at the ISBT General Assemblies 
   • receive access to Vox Sanguinis and Transfusion Today (both paper and online) 
   • have online access to Working Party material 
   • receive the monthly E-news 
   • be eligible to nominate candidates for elections to the Board of Directors 
   • receive registration discount at ISBT congresses

The named representative will be the main point of contact between MCI and the Affiliate. We will ask the named representative to communicate the status as Affiliate member to the members or employees of the institution, and provide a simple registration process for members/employees to grant them access to ISBT Education. For more information please contact ISBT Central Office.

Fees
The cost of becoming an Affiliate member of ISBT depends on the UNHDI of the country where the affiliate is located, and the number of members or employees the national society, blood centre or blood service has.

National blood transfusion societies, blood services and blood centres in lower middle and low income countries (according to the World Bank Index) pay €1,- per member/employee, with a minimum of €100 for blood centres and blood services, and a minimum of €200 for national societies.

National blood transfusion societies, blood services and blood centres in upper middle and high income countries (according to the World Bank Index) pay €2,- per member/employee, with a minimum of €100 for blood centres and blood services, and a minimum of €200 for national societies.

If your organisation would like to apply for affiliate membership, or if you have further questions about becoming an affiliate member of ISBT please request an application form by sending an email to the ISBT stakeholder coordinator Bodine van Wingerden at marketing@remove-this.isbtweb.org

Click here to submit the ISBT Affiliate Membership Application Form

FAQ

If you have a question about becoming a new ISBT member, renewing your ISBT membership or changing your details, please have a look at these FAQ’s to see if they answer your question. If you still have a question after reading this, please contact the membership department of ISBT.

To join as a new member, please click on the button "Join ISBT" and complete the form. After completing and sending the form, you will receive a confirmation email where you need to click on the confirmation link.

After you confirmed the first email you will receive a second email. Please click on the hyperlink to proceed to “Payments”, to pay online (credit card/PayPal). If you do have no credit card or PayPal, please send an email to the membership department to offer you a different paying method.

 

The amount you need to pay for one year membership of ISBT, depends on your country and your age. For more details, please click on "Fees" which you will find under "Types of membership".

Individual membership is for individuals who have demonstrated a sustained interest in the field of blood transfusion medicine and science or related disciplines. Individual membership includes:

  • Access to the ISBT Academy ePortal (including congress webcasts and presentations)
  • Subscription for Vox Sanguinis (paper + online)*
  • Receipt of Transfusion Today (paper + online)*
  • Receipt of the monthly E-news
  • Registration discount at ISBT congresses
  • Online access to Working Party material
  • Voting at yearly General Assembly
  • Nominating candidates for elections to the Board of Directors
  • Opportunity to be elected to the ISBT Board of Directors

* Online access only for 35 years and under fee

Fees are based on age and country. For those of 35 years or under we offer a discounted membership.

Yes, invoices are available in PDF-format on the membership part of our website. Please login, proceed to Payments, click on the payment you need the invoice for and choose “download”.

The membership year of ISBT is valid from 1 April until 31 March.

You can find your membership number by logging in (using the email address you entered before and your password) and proceed to click on MY ISBT in the right top corner, you will see “Member ID”.

The system has generated the fee based on a different date of birth. Please contact the ISBT Membership Department at to ask to reset your fee.

The system has generated the fee based on a different date of birth. Please contact the ISBT Membership Department to ask to reset your fee.

To renew your membership go to www.isbtweb.org/membership, fill in your email address and your password (if you forgot your password, please click on “Forgot your password?”) and click “Login”. Under Payments you will see your outstanding payments. If you do not see any outstanding payments, your membership might be inactive. Please contact the membership department to ask to enable your membership, or register as a new member (see “How do I join as a new member").

The dots are an encryption to your password, as a safety procedure in the membership system. This is not an error.

Please click on “Forgot your password?” (you need to enter the email address that is currently in the membership database). If you still have any difficulties please send an email.

Update your email address by logging in (use your current email address, and password), and choose Edit Profile where you can change your email address. You will receive a confirmation in your new email address inbox.

Please first check that your address details are still correct in the membership database (you can view and edit your address details by logging in and choose Edit Profile). If you need access instructions to the Wiley website, please send an email.

GET IN TOUCH

Mildred Kada

Mildred Kada

ISBT Membership Manager

E-mail
Marnixstraat 317
1016 TB Amsterdam
The Netherlands