Join the ISMRT: Membership Categories & Information

Join ISMRT -- Membership Categories & Information

2023 ISMRT Membership
Categories & Information

2022 membership applications are no longer available.
If you have any questions or concerns please contact membership@ismrm.org.

New for 2023!
Free Journals for All Members

All ISMRM & ISMRT members will now receive FREE online access to our two journals, JMRI and MRM! See below for more details.

ISMRT Membership Benefits

All ISMRT memberships have access to a wide variety of educational and networking resources, including the membership directory, past and upcoming virtual meetings, education seminars, past international ISMRT & ISMRM annual meeting content as well as ISMRM study groups. Membership options include multi-year memberships as well as the ability to purchase access to ISMRM journals. Explore further about ISMRT.

EDUCATE

Continue a lifetime of learning with access to on-demand content, educational courses, journals and other sources. Select and earn your professional development credits from a wide variety of accredited courses and meetings. Education and events.

DISCOVER

Stay up-to-date with ever-changing MR technology with access to ISMRM / ISMRT annual meetings, scientific and clinical workshops, national chapter and division meetings, virtual meetings, and through ISMRM study groups. Events and education.

CONNECT

Connect with your peers and global community via local Divisions and National Chapters, as well as through the membership directory. Community, members and careers.

CONTRIBUTE

Be part of ISMRT by volunteering as a chapter representative, committee member, abstract reviewer or a study group representative. Members.

Membership Calendar

ISMRT membership runs on a calendar year basis and is effective 01 January through 31 December. Membership applications may be submitted year-round, unless otherwise noted below.

PLEASE NOTE:

  • Applications submitted between 01 January and 30 September are effective for the current calendar year. Approved applicants will receive all publications mailed since 01 January, and will be invoiced in December for the following year’s dues.
  • Applications submitted between 02 December and 31 December are effective for the following calendar year. Membership benefits will not begin until 01 January.
  • Note: Membership applications are not available for the month of October 2022

Membership dues are not refundable.

For further information on joining the ISMRT, please contact the ISMRT Central Office by calling +1 (510) 841-1899 or emailing membership@ismrm.org

Group Memberships

for Institutes, Hospitals & Companies

If you have a group of employees or colleagues that would benefit from being ISMRT members, click here for information on group memberships, including discounts!

ISMRT Membership Types & Fees

ISMRT has a membership option for everyone. Please read about our membership types below to help you select the option that best meets your needs and qualifications.

Full Member Fees:

  • US$110.00 Full Membership with free digital access to BOTH Journals.
  • US$320.00 Full Membership with the printed edition* of one Journal (JMRI or MRM) and free digital access to BOTH Journals.
  • US$530.00 Full Membership with the printed editions* of BOTH Journals and free digital access.

Full Member Multi-Year Options:

  • 2-year (24 months) with free digital access to BOTH Journals
    US$215.00
  • 3-year (36 months) with free digital access to BOTH Journals
    US$315.00

Description:

An individual who is certified or a registered radiographer/technologist in MR imaging as defined by the standards in the country where they reside. Full Members have voting rights and are able to hold office and serve on ISMRT committees.

Requirements for Application:

  • Completed online membership application

Affiliate Member Fees:

  • US$110.00 Affiliate Membership with free digital access to BOTH Journals.
  • US$320.00 Affiliate Membership with the printed edition* of one Journal (JMRI or MRM) and free digital access to BOTH Journals.
  • US$530.00 Affiliate Membership with the printed editions* of BOTH Journals and free digital access.

Affiliate Member Multi-Year Options:

  • 2-year (24 months) with free digital access to BOTH Journals.
  • 3-year (36 months) with free digital access to BOTH Journals.

Description:

An individual non-radiographer/technologist working in an MRI-related field who shares the purpose of the ISMRT but is not a practicing radiographer/technologist. Affiliate Members do not have voting rights or be able to hold office; however, they are able to serve on ISMRT committees.

Requirements for Application:

  • Completed online membership application
  • Resume/CV (uploaded with application)

Trainee Member Fees:

  • US$30.00 Trainee Membership with free digital access to BOTH Journals.
  • US$240.00 Trainee Membership with the printed edition* of one Journal (JMRI or MRM) and free digital access to BOTH Journals.
  • US$450.00 Trainee Membership with the printed editions* of BOTH Journals and free digital access.

Qualification/Description:

An individual actively enrolled in a full-time or part time (min 0.5EFT) academic program in an accredited institution for:

  • Diploma in Medical Imaging/MRI or equivalent;
  • Degree in Medical Imaging/MRI or equivalent;
  • MRI Certification or equivalent;
  • Master’s Degree in Medical Imaging/MRI or equivalent;
  • Ph.D. in Medical Imaging/MRI or equivalent; OR
  • Recently graduated from one of the above mentioned accredited programs.

Qualifying individuals may remain a trainee member for up to three (3) years after receiving their Diploma or Degree. Trainee members do not have voting rights or be able to hold office; however, they are able to serve on ISMRT committees.

The applicant must submit a Trainee Verification Letter (TVL) with the application process.

  • The Trainee Verification Letter must be on institute letterhead, written by your current supervisor or advisor, and must include the following information:
    • Your current degree track (Associates, Bachelors, Masters Candidate, Masters, Ph.D. Candidate or Ph.D. Fellow/Post Doc)
    • Date you received your degree, or expected date to receive your degree
    • Current focus of study or research
  • Eligibility for trainee membership must be confirmed annually with a new TVL.

Requirements for Application:

  • Completed online membership application
  • Trainee Verification Letter

Associate Member Fee:

  • US$30.00 Associate Membership with free digital access to BOTH Journals.

Qualification/Description:

An individual residing in a financially restricted country or has limited personal income. The individual seeking membership must be a certified or registered radiographer/technologist in magnetic resonance imaging as defined by the standards in the country they reside. The maximum annual income for Associate Membership is the equivalent of US$10,000.00. Associate Members have voting rights and are able to hold office and serve on ISMRT committees.

Membership is only permitted following submission of a letter from the applicant, the employer, or a governmental authority verifying that the normal membership dues would constitute an excessive financial hardship.

Download the required Income Verification Form here.

Requirements for Application:

  • Completed online membership application
  • Income Verification Letter

Emeritus Member Fees:

  • US$30.00 Emeritus Membership with free digital access to BOTH Journals.
  • US$240.00 Emeritus Membership with the printed edition* of one Journal (JMRI or MRM) and free digital access to BOTH Journals.
  • US$450.00 Emeritus Membership with the printed editions* of BOTH Journals and free digital access.

Description:

An Emeritus Member is a ISMRT Full Member who has paid the specified regular dues for five (5) consecutive years and has retired from more than casual employment.

  • Current ISMRT members interested in changing to an Emeritus membership are asked to contact the ISMRM/ISMRT membership department:
    Email: membership@ismrm.org
    Phone: +1 510 841-1899.
  • Emeritus Members receive all of the same benefits as Full Members but at a savings of more than 70%!

Free Journals for All Members

All ISMRM & ISMRT members will now receive FREE online access to our two journals, JMRI and MRM. You get unfettered access via the Wiley Online Library, as well as downloadable PDFs of full journal issues.

Printed editions of both journals are available for 2023 for those who prefer physical media. Members with print editions will receive each issue in their mailbox every month during 2023, and can also access the journals via the Wiley Online Library and the downloadable full issue PDFs. Printed editions will be discontinued in 2024.