Membership dues are $150.00/year. Application for Active Member category must be accompanied by a $150.00 application fee. If your application for membership is approved by the Board of Directors, this will be applied as your first year of dues. Trainee Member category is not required to pay dues or application fee. Please submit a check. After we receive your application we will contact you within 48 hours. If you have not heard from us within that time frame, please follow-up regarding your application.
Physicians and scientists engaged in basic and/or clinical research related to hair are eligible for Active Membership. Active membership implies that the member will contribute scientifically to the activities of the Society. Active Members shall have the right to attend membership meetings, participate in discussions, to vote, to be a candidate for elective office, and to accept appointment to committees and councils. Active Members shall be obligated to pay all dues and assessments, and to observe all Bylaws and regulations imposed by the Society.
Physicians and scientists in training posts, such as residents, fellows and post-doctoral fellows, who are engaged in basic and/or clinical research related to hair, are eligible for trainee membership. Trainee membership implies that the member can contribute scientifically to the activities of the Society. Trainee Members shall have the right to attend membership meetings and to participate in discussions. Trainee Members shall be obligated to observe all Bylaws and regulations imposed by the society. Trainee Members shall be obligated to pay dues or assessments for trainees and shall be required to pay registration fees and fees for social events. Trainee memberships can last no longer than four years. After four years of membership, Trainee Members will elevate to Active Members. The Board of Directors can grant a one year extension on a case by case basis.