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There are three types of ILDS Members: Member Societies, Affiliated Member Societies and Observer Member Societies.
Affiliated Member Society
Observer Member Society
New Membership applications will not be considered by the ILDS Board until June 2019.
In line with our Articles of Association the ILDS does not consider Membership applications in the 12 months before a World Congress of Dermatology. The next World Congress of Dermatology will be June 10-15, 2019.
Applications can be submitted throughout the year but will next be considered by the ILDS Board in June 2019. Societies who want to be considered for Membership in June 2019 must submit their completed application by 5pm (GMT) Friday 15 March 2019. Any applications received after this date will be considered at the ILDS Board Meeting in Autumn 2019.
ILDS Sister Society Meetings during the World Congress of Dermatology, 10 June 2019.
If a Society wants to hold a meeting on 10 June 2019 at the World Congress of Dermatology in Milan a completed Membership application must be received by the ILDS by 9am (BST) Monday 15 October. These applications will be reviewed by the ILDS Membership Committee and if they meet the Membership criteria will be accepted for consideration by the ILDS Board in June 2019. The Society will be able to hold a Sister Society meeting on the 10 June 2019 on the understanding that is committed to joining the ILDS once their Membership has been considered by the ILDS Board.
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The ILDS invoices Members annually in January for the 12 month membership year; January-December.
You will be notified to update your Membership details annually on the 30 November. This information is used to calculate your membership fee for the next membership year.
Payment is due on receipt of the invoice. Non-payment can result in suspension of Member benefits, or termination of membership.
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