This booking system has been adapted for our membership subscriptions and ticketing for AMWA events and so some wording may relate to events.
AMWA offers two membership categories.
As your membership category eligibility may have changed, please update your information as you go through the renewal form.
Eligibility: Any person whose main writing is as a medical writer, journalist or editor in any media, including specialist publications and online publications, EXCEPT those whose sole writing is promotional (see ‘Affiliate’).
Types of writing: Medical/health journalism, Technical writing, Academic writing, Journal editor
Employment: self-employed/freelance, health/medical publisher, academic publisher, government department, university, health peak body
Eligibility: Any person who supports the aims of the association, but who is not eligible for the Ordinary Member category.
• writers whose sole work is the promotion of a product or a commercial organisation
• full-time students or retirees, if they choose to apply for a discounted membership fee
Ordinary member: entitles you to a free listing on the Freelance section of the AMWA website, access to the AMWA Mentor Program and AMWA PDP certificate and discounted member rates for the annual AMWA conference, workshops and seminars, plus access to the AMWA discussion forum on Facebook and colleagues on LinkedIn. AMWA members are eligible to join the AMWA committee and have voting rights at the annual meeting. You will receive regular e-mail broadcasts and e-newsletter.
Affiliate member: entitles you to receive the AMWA newsletter and email broadcasts, plus discounts for the annual AMWA conference, workshops and seminars
* Completion of the AMWA membership form and payment means that you agree for AMWA to contact you, via email and post, with information about the organisation.
Further information about AMWA and membership is on our website www.medicalwriters.org