Memberships

The BMSZ offers different types of membership for individuals and corporate entities. Individual memberships are available to professionals such as biomedical scientists, medical laboratory technologists, and affiliate members tailored for individuals who are non-medical laboratory professionals but want to advance the practice of laboratory medicine. The membership validity period runs from January 1 to December 31 irrespective of when you join. With your membership comes attractive career or business-enhancing benefits including advocacy, access to conferences at member rates, and training courses, to mention a few. Click on Member Benefits to explore the benefits of becoming a BMSZ member and review the memberships available.

  • Student
    Duration
    12 months
    Package price
    ZMW100

    A student member is one pursuing a course leading to a qualification in biomedical sciences provided they have proof of enrollment/studentship.

  • Active Biomedical Scientist
    Duration
    12 months
    Package price
    ZMW300

    Membership in this category is open to qualified biomedical scientists from institutions recognized by the Biomedical Society of Zambia and the Health Professions Council of Zambia. "Active' biomedical scientist means professionals with a minimum of a Bachelor's degree in biomedical sciences who are employed or engaged in a practice that requires the use of medical laboratory knowledge.

  • Active Biomedical Technologist
    Duration
    12 months
    Package price
    ZMW200

    Membership in this category is open to qualified biomedical technologists from institutions recognized by the Biomedical Society of Zambia and the Health Professions Council of Zambia. "Active' biomedical scientist means professionals with a minimum of a college diploma in biomedical sciences who are employed or engaged in a practice that requires the use of medical laboratory knowledge.


  • Affiliate Member
    Duration
    12 months
    Package price
    ZMW1,500

    An Affiliate Member is an individual who is concerned with the advancement of laboratory medicine and wishes to have a formal relationship with BMSZ. This includes other health or non-medical laboratory professionals. Affiliate members are not eligible for voting at BMSZ meetings.