Dear Doctor


Thank you for your interest in applying for the IAOP Student Membership program.   

If successful, you will be registered as a full IAOP member with all the benefits thereof but without having to pay the membership fees for two years.   

Benefits include, amongst others, discount on registration fees for the biennial congresses, application for travel awards and various prizes such as best poster or best oral presentation during biennial meetings.  

At the end of the period which expired 31 December 2018, you will receive a notification and offered the opportunity to register as a full member when membership fees will come into effect.

It is our aim to encourage communication between individuals of all nations in pursuance of the objectives of the IAOP namely the advancement of all aspects of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology as a speciality.  If your application is successful, it is our hope that as an IAOP member, you will become and enjoy being an integral part of our endeavour to become the leading force in academic Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology internationally.   

In order to be considered for this Student Membership program you have to provide certified proof of registration as a post-graduate student in Oral and Maxillofacial or Head and Neck Pathology at any University/ Academic Hospital within 7 days of receiving this notification. 

Please provide registration as given by your training institution as well as a letter of support from your Head of Department or the Dean of your faculty.

Please send the above documentation, saved under the correct heading (Proof of registration as a student with your name and Letter of support with your name) along with your IAOP registration number to the IAOP Secretary at You will be notified of the outcome as soon as possible.

Applications for the IAOP Student Membership program will close on 30 April 2017



Sonja Boy
Secretary: IAOP