2020 SMRT Membership Categories & Information

2019 applications are no longer available.

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SMRT Membership Types & Fees

SMRT 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 NO Journal
  • US $160.00 ONE Electronic Journal (JMRI or MRM)
  • US $210.00 BOTH Electronic Journals
  • US $320.00 ONE Print Journal (JMRI or MRM)
  • US $530.00 BOTH Print Journal

Full Member Multi-Year Options:

  • 2-year (24 months) with NO Journal US $215.00
  • 3-year (36 months) with NO Journal US $315.00

Description:

  • Full Members are certified or registered radiographers/technologists in magnetic resonance imaging as defined by the standards in the country they reside.
  • Full Members must be a radiographer/technologist for a minimum of two years and have appropriate equivalent professional competence in radiologic practice.
  • Full Members will have voting rights, be able to hold office and serve on SMRT committees.

Requirement for Application:

  • Completed online membership application

Affiliate Member Fees:

  • US $110.00 NO Journal
  • US $160.00 ONE Electronic Journal (JMRI or MRM)
  • US $210.00 BOTH Electronic Journals
  • US $320.00 ONE Print Journal (JMRI or MRM)
  • US $530.00 BOTH Print Journal

Affiliate Member Multi-Year Options:

  • 2-year (24 months) with NO Journal US $215.00
  • 3-year (36 months) with NO Journal US $315.00

Description:

  • Affiliate Members are non-radiographer/technologist, working in a MRI-related field, who share the purpose of the SMRT but do not meet the qualifications for Full Membership. Affiliate Members will not have voting rights or be able to hold office, however, they are able to serve on SMRT committees.
  • This membership type is not designed for M.D.s. If you are an M.D. and are interested in membership, please click here for further details about ISMRM membership and benefits.

Requirements for Application:

  • Completed online membership application
  • Resume/CV (submitted with your application)

Early Career Member Fees:

  • US $75.00 NO Journal
  • US $125.00 ONE Electronic Journal (JMRI or MRM)
  • US $175.00 BOTH Electronic Journals
  • US $285.00 ONE Print Journal (JMRI or MRM)
  • US $495.00 BOTH Print Journal

Qualification/Description:

  • Early Career Members are radiographers or technologists who have graduated from an accredited program in their initial medical imaging or radiation therapy discipline within the past 24 months, or are registered by the ARRT or equivalent and are within 24 months of their initial certification.
  • Early Career Members will have voting rights, be able to hold office and serve on SMRT committees.

Requirements for Application:

  • Completed online membership application
  • Copy of Certification or Verification Letter (signed by current supervisor) noting graduation/certification date (uploaded with application)
    • This letter must be on institute letterhead by your current supervisor or department head, indicating your current degree program, start & end graduation date including the supervisor's or Department Head's email and phone number indicated on the signature section of the application.

Student Member Fees:

  • US $30.00 NO Journal
  • US $80.00 ONE Electronic Journal (JMRI or MRM)
  • US $130.00 BOTH Electronic Journals
  • US $240.00 ONE Print Journal (JMRI or MRM)
  • US $450.00 BOTH Print Journal

Qualification/Description:

  • Student Members who are enrolled in a full-time academic program in an accredited education institution at the Bachelor, Associate or equivalent levels and have not yet received initial certification.
  • Student members will not have voting rights or be able to hold office however, they will be able to serve on SMRT committees.
  • Once you have met the qualifications to change to full member, you may request a membership status change by contacting the membership department (smrt_membership@ismrm.org).
  • Student Members receive many of the same benefits as Full Members but at a savings of more than 70%!

Requirements for Application:

  • Completed online membership application
  • Student Verification Letter – (uploaded with application)
    • This letter must be on institute letterhead by current supervisor or department head, indicating your current degree program, start & end graduation date, including the supervisor's or Department Head's email and phone number indicated on the signature section of the application.
    • This letter is required annually during the renewal process (uploaded during renewal process).

Emeritus Member Fees:

  • US $30.00 NO Journal
  • US $80.00 ONE Electronic Journal (JMRI or MRM)
  • US $130.00 BOTH Electronic Journals
  • US $240.00 ONE Print Journal (JMRI or MRM)
  • US $450.00 BOTH Print Journals

Description:

  • An Emeritus Member is a SMRT Full Member who has paid the specified regular dues for five (5) consecutive years and has retired from more than casual employment.
    • Current SMRT members interested in changing to an Emeritus membership are asked to contact the ISMRM/SMRT membership department:
      Email: smrt_membership@ismrm.org
      Phone: +1 925 825 SMRT (7678).
    • Emeritus Members receive all of the same benefits as Full Members but at a savings of more than 70%!

Membership Calendar

SMRT membership runs on a calendar year basis and is effective January 1 through December 31. Membership applications may be submitted year-round.

NOTE: Applications submitted between:

  • January 1 and September 30 are effective for the current calendar year. Approved applicants will receive all publications mailed since January 1, and will be invoiced in October for the following year’s dues.
  • October 1 and December 31 are effective for the following calendar year. Benefits will begin on January 1.

Membership dues are not refundable.

For further information on joining the SMRT, please contact the SMRT 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 SMRT members, click here for information on group memberships, including discounts!