Membership

Membership is open to all people interested in perfusion in the categories below. Only fellows and special associate members (rule 4.2 (iii)) are entitled to vote at meetings. Interested persons should write to the secretary for an application form or click here to download an application form. An entrance fee is payable upon acceptance and a subscription fee is payable annually.

Membership Categories

 Fellow of the College
All Perfusionists who are members of the Australian and New Zealand College of Perfusionists, who hold the Diploma of Perfusion issued by the Australasian Board of Cardiovascular Perfusion and are currently certified by the Australasian Board of Cardiovascular Perfusion are eligible to be Fellow of the College.
Clinical Trainee
All employed perfusion students in clinical positions are eligible for Clinical Trainee membership of the College
Associate
All other Perfusionists who are actively engaged in perfusion, all medical practitioners and corporations who are, in the opinion of the Executive Committee, closely associated with the profession of perfusion, and all non-practicing students enrolled in the Swinburne University Masters Degree in Perfusion Science are eligible for Associate membership.
Honorary Fellow  
All persons who, in the opinion of the Executive Committee, have made an outstanding contribution to the profession of perfusion or to the College are eligible to be Honorary Fellow.
Life Fellow
All Perfusionists who, in the opinion of the Executive Committee, have rendered outstanding service to the College or to the Board are eligible to be Life Fellow.
 

Fees in Australian dollars* (2015)

Entrance fee* A$60

Annual subscription

Fellow* A$305
Clinical Trainee*# A$225
Associate* - Individual A$255 Perfusionists, doctors, Swinburne enrollees
Associate* - Corporate A$450 Corporations, partnerships of doctors

*Fees for New Zealand residents less GST
#1st full financial year free