Eligibility for Membership

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Eligibility Criteria

Life Membership:

Life mebership is open to dermatologists with a MCI recognized post graduate degree or diploma (MD/DVD/DNB/FCPS) in the specialty of Dermatology, Venereology & Leprology from an Indian Medical College/University/Institution and practicing cutaneous surgery.

Provisional Life Membership:

Only post graduate students undergoing training in this specialty in an Indian Medical College/University/Institution (for courses mentioned in life member eligibility criterion) are eligible for this category. A certificate from the Head of the Department with dates of joining and completing the postgraduate degree/course has to be attached with the application form.

Associate Membership:

Those who possess a post graduate qualification in dermatology from foreign universities, and those not recognized by MCI will be eligible for Associate membership only and subject to approval of membership committee. Specialists with a surgical post graduate qualification other than dermatology may also be considered for Associate membership. Associate members do not have voting rights and are not eligible for holding any appointment in the Association.

Membership Tariff

Category Tariff

Life Member

INR 5,000/-

Provisional Member

INR 5,000/-

Associate Member

INR 8,000/-

Documentation for membership

  • Completed membership online application form
  • Scanned copy of MBBS certificate & proof of registration
  • Scanned copy of PG certificates & proof of registration
  • Bank transfer details (Bank, transaction ID, amount and date)
  • Recent passport size photograph
  • Scanned copy of Certificate from the Head of the Department (in case of Provisional Life Membership)