CATEGORIES OF MEMBER
- Full Member / Full Member Junior
Full Member of the BNMS is open to suitably qualified medical staff, clinical scientists and technologist (radiographers, medical technical officers) who are making an active contribution to the science, practice, or technology of nuclear medicine. Full Member Junior are the following categories of staff:
- Medical staff: Not holding a consultant or equivalent post.
- Clinical Scientist NHS band 7 (or equivalent) or below
- Academic Staff: Band 7 or below
- Pharmacist: NHS Band 7 or below
- Technologist / Radiographers / Nurses: Band 7 or below
Associate Member is open to such persons who do not fill the requirements of full membership or who are eligible but not in career grades of employment. Council have the authority to decide whether a person comes within these categories.
This subscription is available to full-time non-salaried students enrolled on a recognised University Course. BNMS Student Members can enjoy FREE registration to our Annual Scientific Spring Meeting*, enter for the Student Prize, receive BNMS newsletters and access exclusive members only content on the website.
*In return we kindly request that student members attending the annual spring meeting volunteer to assist on site during the meeting for a limited number of hours per day.
Membership is available for trainees including STPS and those enrolled on a PhD or MD or PG course involving radioisotopes, who are normally resident in the UK or Ireland. Applicants should be enrolled in a recognised higher professional (ST3 and above) training scheme and possess a training number or be a research fellow. Support for membership will be required from a full member of the Society along with your national training number and evidence from your supervisor of your status and the end of your training date. On the completion of training you will be upgraded to full membership. It is not necessary to complete a new application form or obtain new sponsorship but you must inform the BNMS of your appointment.
This gives you basic access to the website, including the BNMS events calendar and email alerts. Please Note: This is not included in BNMS membership subscriptions.