Membership

Become a Member of API!

The Association for Pathology Informatics (API) is a scientific society that is dedicated to furthering the discipline of Pathology Informatics.  Our membership represents a diverse range of interests in this field, and we have a strong tradition of nurturing trainee participation. Trainees (e.g. residents, fellows, students, and post-docs) may apply for Associate Membership.  We also have special memberships for teaching institutions, commercial entities, and other organizations.

If you were previously an API member and would like to rejoin API: Please enter your last associated email address into the online application form located here.  

If you are interested in becoming a new member, whether as an individual or as a teaching institution, a non-profit, or a corporate member, please click here.

API Membership Levels (July 1 to June 30):

Individual Membership Levels 
Associate Membership $25
Students, residents, and fellows with an interest in pathology informatics and/or those actively enrolled in ACGME accredited pathology training programs.
Technical Staff Membership $50
Non-physicians, laboratory, and IT staff working in active pathology practices.
Individual Membership $115
Licensed pathologists/physicians and PhDs working in the field of pathology or informatics.
Sustaining Membership $225
An API supporting member who contributes to furthering the mission of API by paying higher dues.
Group Membership Levels
Teaching Membership Teaching Institutional Membership is available to all ACGME accredited pathology training programs.  Membership is inclusive of the Department Chair, Residency/Fellowship Program Director, Residency/Fellowship Program Coordinator, and all interested full time faculty, residents and fellows
Basic Teaching Membership $1,500
(1-20  individuals)
Expanded Teaching Membership $1,750
(21-40  individuals)
Premium Teaching Membership $2,000
(41-60  individuals)
Non-profit/Organizational Membership

$500

Nonprofit organizations that are not teaching hospitals or universities that provide pathology-related services to the pathology informatics and related communities.  Membership includes:

 

Administrative Contact

1

Individual Members with access to the API members only areas and use of the API listserv

2

Corporate Membership $1,500

 

Industry companies that provide services or products to pathology and related practices.  Membership includes full access to the API mobile app, which includes lead retrieval for those exhibiting at PI Summit meetings, as well as:


Administrative Contact

1

Individual Members with access to the API members only areas and use of the API listserv

2

 

Membership Benefit Breakdown:

LevelAPI Members WebsiteSummit Registration DiscountsAPI Committee Service EligibilityAPI Council Service EligibilityVoting Privileges in API ElectionsPublication Discounts for JPIIndividual Spot IncludedTwice Yearly Access to API e-blastFree Job PostsRecognition on API WebsiteFee
Associate  

$450

($40-50 off)

               
$25
Technical Staff  

$800

($150 off)

   
         
$50
Individual  

$800

($150 off)

               
$115
Sustaining  

$800

($150 off)

               
$225
Basic Teaching  

$500 for staff and faculty

($450 off)


$250 for residents and fellows

($200 off)

 

Chair, Program Director, and faculty of institution

Chair, Program Director, and faculty of institution

   1-20      
$1,500
Expanded Teaching  

$500 for staff and faculty

($450 off)


$250 for residents and fellows

($200 off)

 

Chair, Program Director, and faculty of institution

Chair, Program Director, and faculty of institution

   21-40
     
$1,750

Premium
Teaching

 

$500 for staff and faculty

($450 off)


$250 for residents and fellows

($200 off)

 

Chair, Program Director, and faculty of institution

Chair, Program Director, and faculty of institution

   41-60      
$2,000
Nonprofit  

$800

($150 off)

               
$500
Corporate  

$800

($150 off)

               
$1,500

 

* API members only website includes all past PI Summit/APIII meeting recordings (where available), PIER content, posts to the API listserv, and access to the API member directory and message boards.

In addition to this site, please visit our related web sites.  API's official journal is the Journal of Pathology Informatics (JPI).  The Pathology Informatics Summit is our annual meeting, and we are also involved with the ASCP Annual Meeting, the Pathology Visions annual meeting, the CAP annual meeting, and the annual USCAP meeting.