Benefits of Membership

The Association strongly supports the career development of its members. Annual awards include the Young Clinical Scientist Award, the Diploma of Honor, and the Clinical Scientist of the Year Award. By its meetings, workshops, projects, publications, and professional interactions, the Association fosters scientific inquiry, education, and collegiality. Extraordinary fellowship and camaraderie characterize its activities. The Association provides an opportunity for specialists to remain abreast of developments in areas of medicine ancillary to their specialty. For anatomic and clinical pathologists, the Association provides coverage of new methods and concepts that are pertinent to clinical diagnosis. Personal contacts among the Association's members provide invaluable assistance regarding employment, academic appointments, and promotion. Members may order a membership certificate, suitable for framing.

The Association's meetings provide continuing education credits and offer cultural as well as scientific exchanges. A Musicale and Art Exhibit, featuring members and guests of the Association, is a part of each meeting. Conviviality of the Association is enhanced by informal receptions and dinners.