Becoming A Member

 

MEMBERSHIP CATEGORIES

1. The College has 5 classes of members:

  • Fellows;
  • Full members;
  • Honorary fellows;
  • Student members; and
  • Overseas members.

MEMBERSHIP QUALIFICATIONS

To apply for membership of the College, a person must:
Be registered to practise medicine or dentistry in Australia; and
Have commenced a course of training in medical acupuncture approved by the College.

To apply for membership of the College as a student member, a person must be enrolled in an undergraduate course in medicine or dentistry in Australia.

To apply for membership of the College as an overseas member, a person must:-
Be registered to practise medicine or dentistry in their country of residence; and
Have commenced a course of training in medical acupuncture approved by the College.

A full member becomes a Fellow after he or she has passed the Fellowship examination referred to in clause 14.1 of the Constitution.

The Federal Committee may appoint a person to be an Honorary Fellow and withdraw that appointment.