ASCIA is the peak professional body of Clinical Immunology and Allergy Specialists in Australia and New Zealand.
To be eligible for ASCIA membership applicants shall be health professionals who are involved in clinical practice, diagnostics, teaching or research in the areas of allergy and/or clinical immunology.
To be eligible for ASCIA membership applicants shall not be engaged (either personally or on behalf of another person or organisation) in commercial activity involving the sale or marketing of allergy and clinical immunology related products (except as an incidental or minor subsidiary activity to clinical practice, teaching or research activities).
Categories of ASCIA membership:
Full (Ordinary) members for clinical immunology/allergy specialists.
Associate (Medical) for medical practitioners including GPs, general paediatricians, general physicians and other medical specialists.
Associate (Trainee) for Advanced Trainee Physicians in Allergy and Immunology
Associate (Other Health Professionals) for nurses, dietitians, scientists, pharmacists.
Retired available for ASCIA members who have retired from active practice.
ASCIA members benefits
- Discounted registration for ASCIA Annual Conferences
- Invitations to ASCIA events
- Access to the restricted members section of the ASCIA website
- Regular ASCIA e-newsletters (usually monthly), which contain the latest news and updates regarding resources
- Eligibility to participate in ASCIA Committees, Working Parties and Interest Groups.
ASCIA membership applications are reviewed at ASCIA Council meetings, which are usually held 4 or 5 times per year, usually in February/March, May/June, August/September and November/December.
Content last updated June 2015