The association has different types of members who enrolled in the activities of medical sector and willing to support the general objectives of EMA. Here are the six types of membership.

Types of Membership

  1. REGULAR/ORDINARY MEMBERSHIP

An individual licensed to work as medical doctor within Ethiopia, willing to comply with the membership regulations stated in the bylaw of the Ethiopian Medical Association.

Annual Membership fee: -five hundred Ethiopian birr only

  1. CORPORATE MEMBERSHIPS

Theseare medical Schools, hospitals, clinics or other institution   that manufacture, sell, parametrical medical orequipments or have a business-related activity involved with medical services.

Annual Membership Fee: Ten thousand Ethiopian Birr and two thousand dollars for international organizations

  1. ASSOCIATE MEMBERS

These are any licensed health care workers practicing in Ethiopia such as Nurses, Mid wives, Pharmacists etc.

Annual Membership fee: - Three hundred Ethiopian birr only

  1. JUNIORS MEMBERSHIP

This includes those internship students following their program both at the government and private Medical schools.

Annual Membership fee: - One hundred Ethiopian birr

 

  1. LIFE TIME MEMBERSHIP

An Individual who graduates from recognized medical university and college both domestic and international institute accepted by legal ground of the country and an individual who works in Ethiopiaas medical doctor,at Government or/and private medical facilities and NGO’s.

Membership fee: onetime payment of Five thousand Ethiopian birr(ten years of ordinary membership fees) once for life time

  1. HONOURABLE MEMBERS

These are Physicians who has achieved prominence in the profession of medicine. Honorary members can attend EMA meetings however, cannot vote or hold office and receive publications of the EMA except by subscription. Honorary members are not subject to dues or assessments. Honorary Membership may be conferred on persons who are distinguished in public life or who have rendered meritorious service to the medical profession or to this Association and Physicians who have been elected as Executive committee member for three terms.

No membership fee

Benefits and Responsibility

  1. REGULAR/ORDINARY MEMBERSHIP 
  • Has priority to participate in trainings , workshops and any scientific sessions delivered to physicians
  • Have an access of online Continuous Medical Education & CPD courses provided by the association.
  • A mandate to Legal Advisory while he/she needs in related to a professional context especially medico legal
  • Receive each Ethiopian Medical Journal publication quarterly bases free of subscription fee
  • Participate in EMA’s Annual Medical Conferences
  • Any other benefits related to consultancy, Job opportunities and other professional agreements which are organized by the association.
  • Requesting letter of membership and recommendation for their contribution to the Association.
  • Have a right to vote and to be elected as member of executive board
  • Get a chance of participating in moderating and facilitating  of scientific sessions (conferences, panel discussion ,paper presentations ,etc )
  1. CORPORATE MEMBERSHIPS
  • Have a right to participate in any conference, scientific discussion and seminars prepared by the association
  • Form a bilateral plat form to facilitate their strategic activities with  the association
  • Take part to publish their research output associated with vision and mission of Ethiopian Medical Journal.
  • Get a priority offer of Promotion  while they need to participate as a sponsorship package  or exhibition rent request on the annual conference program 
  1. ASSOCIATE MEMBERS
  • Training
  • Publication
  • Consultancy
  • CME
  1. JUNIORS MEMBERSHIP
  • Participate in trainings carried out by the association
  • Research publication access disseminated by EMA
  • Unlimited access of online courses provided by the Associations
  • Free online access Ethiopian Medical Journals
  1. LIFE TIME MEMBERSHIP
  • Has right to participate to each trainings deliver to physicians
  • And all the benefits that regular/ordinary members are entitled of
  1. HONOURABLE MEMBERS
  • They will not be asked for membership fee
  • Recognition certificate from the association
  • Be invited as a guest to EMA annual conference, International health and wellness exhibition and Gala dinner

Responsibility of members

  • Providing requested address in the membership to simplify the access to membership benefits
  • On time payment of membership annual fees (Except for life time and Honorable Members)
  • Notification of information as soon as requested while there is a training access, conference ,CME and other benefits /since first comes first served
  • Participate in all EMA’s CSR (corporate social responsibility) activities up on request (Except for Honorable members)

Vision

EMA envisions seeing a healthy and prosperous Ethiopian community with access to quality health services.

Mission

EMA’s mission is to:

  • Ensure that the community gets quality heath service and care;
  • Promote the highest standards in medical education, science, art and practice and
  • Ensure the rights and benefits of medical professionals (doctors) and act as their voice.

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