Application for individual or organization membership requires the submission of a completed application form.

Individual membership

Editors, previous editors, editorial staff, editorial assistants and reviewers of peer-reviewed medical and health-related journals and those working in any branch of health-related scientific and technology communication in the Philippines, in their capacity as Editor-In-Chief, Deputy, Associate, Assistant, Supplement and Managing Editors, other Editorial Staff, Reviewers, Librarians or Scientists and Technologists, are eligible for individual membership. Regular members may vote, hold office and serve on committees.

Regular Members
Editors, previous editors and editorial staff of peer-reviewed medical and health-related journals and those working in editorial capacities in any branch of health-related scientific and technology communication in the Philippines, in their capacity as Editor-In-Chief, Deputy, Associate, Assistant, Supplement and Managing Editors and other Editorial Staff, are eligible for Regular membership. Regular members may vote, hold office and serve on committees.

Associate Members
Reviewers of peer-reviewed medical and health-related journals and those working in any branch of health-related scientific and technology communication in the Philippines, in other capacities as Reviewers, Librarians or Scientists and Technologists, are eligible for Associate membership. Associate members shall enjoy all the rights and privileges of a regular member except the right to hold office

Organization membership

Philippine peer-reviewed medical and health-related journals, scientific publications or publishing bodies, libraries and librarian organizations and related companies or organizations are eligible for organization membership. Designated representatives shall enjoy all the rights and privileges of a regular member except the rights to vote and to hold office.

Philippine peer-reviewed medical and health-related journals, scientific publications or publishing bodies, libraries and librarian organizations and related companies or organizations are eligible for organization membership. Designated representatives shall enjoy all the rights and privileges of a regular member except the rights to vote and to hold office.

Admission to membership

  1. Application for individual or organization membership requires the submission of a completed application form.
  2. All applications shall be screened by the Membership Committee and approved by the Board of Directors. A negative decision shall be overruled only if an appeal in favor of the applicant is supported by a majority vote.