British Society for Haematology. Listening. Learning. Leading British Society for Haematology. Listening. Learning. Leading

If you are training or practising in the field of haematology we invite you to join the UK’s largest professional network for the specialty. We are a multidisciplinary society and we welcome membership applications from nurses, biomedical and clinical scientists, pharmacists and allied health professionals as well as medics.

With almost 60 years’ experience, we aim to utilise science and experience to shape professional development and patient care in haematology.

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Reasons to join the BSH

  • The British Journal of Haematology
  • Educational videos of lectures and sessions
  • Consultations on guidelines in development
  • Engagement with the community
  • Exclusive, monthly membership updates to help keep you up-to-date with advances in Haematology
  • Access to exclusive members-only research and travel grants
  • Discounted registration for our annual conference and events
  • Access to the British Journal of Haematology (print and online) 24 issues a year - cost to non members £223
  • Apply to join one of the BSH Guideline Sounding Boards to help to develop clinical guidelines
  • Access to educational videos including footage of Pitfalls and key sessions at our ASM
  • Discounted ACS Certification and HCPC Registration
  • Discounted access to Full Membership with the European Hematology Association through our BSH-EHA Joint Membership
  • Opportunities to expand your knowledge, work on interesting projects and make a difference by volunteering on BSH Committees

Member benefits matrix

 

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Membership applications are reviewed on the 15th of every month by the BSH Board of Trustees. We will notify you within four weeks of the deadline of the success of your application.

If you are a UK tax payer our membership subscriptions are tax deductible so you could claim at least 20% of your subscription back. NB: joint membership payments are partially income-tax deductible.

Please note that all applicants residing and working outside the UK must supply a short (<5 pages) CV with their application.

Subscriptions are payable in advance, and run annually from 1 January to 31 December. All members receive their annual renewal notice by email or mail late November/early December.

Membership categories

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Full - £140 annually

Who can apply - Full Membership is open to all, though typically members are senior haematology professionals, including consultants, senior lecturers, senior scientists and Allied Health Professionals at band 8b and above.

Benefits of membership - Full Members receive all the membership benefits listed above, including access to our renowned journal, the British Journal of Haematology, voting rights in Society elections, eligibility to stand for the Board of Trustees and discounted ACS Certification and HCPC Registration. Full members are also eligible for discounted Full Membership with the European Hematology Association through our BSH-EHA Joint Membership.

How to applycomplete our online application form.

Full (Reduced) - £70 annually

Who can apply - established haematology professionals, including Specialty Trainees, Academic Clinical Fellows, residents of Low-and-Middle-Income Countries, Specialty Doctors, Post-doctoral researchers and scientists and Allied Health Professionals of bands 8a.

The reduced membership is also available to all those eligible for Associate membership, including students or retired professionals that wish to access the British Journal of Haematology or vote in Society elections.

Benefits of membershipFull (Reduced) Members receive all the benefits of full membership list above, including access to our renowned journal, the British Journal of Haematology, voting rights in Society elections, eligibility to stand for the Board of Trustees and discounted ACS Certification and HCPC Registration. Full (Reduced) members are also eligible for discounted Full Membership with the European Hematology Association through our BSH-EHA Joint Membership.

How to applycomplete our online application form - during the form you will be asked to upload confirmation of your eligibility.
If you are studying or in training, this can be any document that confirms your status and expected completion of training, or a completed training form.
If you are in an eligible permanent role or band, you can upload a current contract or payslip.

Associate - free

Who can apply - undergraduate and post-graduate students, foundation doctors, core trainees, IM trainees, STP trainees, nurses and allied health professionals up to and including Band 7.
To show our appreciation for our longstanding members, Associate membership is also available to members when they retire. To take advantage of this please contact our Membership Team on 020 7713 2095 or membership@b-s-h.org.uk.

Benefits of membership - Associates receive most of the benefits listed above, including member updates, discounted registration at our annual conference, access to member-only grants and all educational content.
The following benefits are not available to Associate Members: eligibility to sit on the Board of Trustees, access to the British Journal of Haematology, discounted ACS Certification and HCPC Registration, voting rights in elections and General Meetings.

How to applycomplete our online application form - during the form you will be asked to upload confirmation of your eligibility.
If you are studying or in training, this can be any document that confirms your status and expected completion of training, or a completed training form.
If you are in an eligible permanent role or band, you can upload a current contract or payslip.

 

Any questions?

Please give us a call on 020 7713 2095 or email membership@b-s-h.org.uk
We look forward to welcoming you as a member soon.