Types of Membership


With over 2,500 members in the United States and worldwide, ASGCT is the largest association involved in genetic and cellular therapeutics. When individuals join ASGCT, they contribute to a unique multidisciplinary group. ASGCT provides individuals with an opportunity to network, present research at the ASGCT Annual Meeting, and to promote education about gene and cell therapy advances and challenges.

Members

Individuals who have manifested an interest in any discipline important to gene therapy, cell therapy, or manufacturing technologies for gene and cell delivery, as evidenced by work in the field, are eligible for membership. Members include researchers and clinicians from academia and bio-industry as well as representatives from foundations and patient advocacy groups. The current cost of membership is $220.00 USD annually.

Transitional Members

Individuals participating in any discipline important to gene therapy, cell therapy, or manufacturing technologies for gene and cell delivery, as evidenced by work in the field but are in a period of career transition are eligible for Transitional Membership for a maximum of two years. Transitional Membership status will offer the same privileges and member benefits as Members, but at a reduced dues rate of $110.00 USD annually.

Associate Members

Associate Membership is designed for individuals who are postdoctoral fellows, undergraduate or graduate students, laboratory assistants, technicians, managers, and other clerical laboratory staff in gene and cell therapy research programs. Associate Members are encouraged to submit abstracts to the Annual Meeting. The current cost of Associate Membership is $75.00 USD annually. Associate Members do not receive a subscription to Molecular Therapy, but do receive reduced registration fees to the Annual Meeting of the Society and are eligible to compete for ASGCT travel awards. Associate Members receive free online acess to the journal, or may purchase a print subscription plus online access to the journal for $100.00 USD annually.

Emeritus Members

Emeritus Members are ASGCT Members who have met certain requirements set out in the ASGCT Bylaws. ASGCT Members interested in becoming Emeritus Members should contact the ASGCT office for more information. Emeritus Members shall have all privileges of Members except that they shall not have the right to vote, to hold office, or serve on the Board of Directors. Emeritus Members shall pay no membership dues. Emeritus Members receive free online access to the journal, or may purchase a print subscription plus online access to the journal for $100.00 USD annually.

Benefits

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2018
21st Annual Meeting
May 16 - 19 | Chicago
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