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Membership

Membership Year:
Membership renewals are due by October 1st of every year.
The membership is placed on hold upon non-payment of dues for 3 months, after which it is suspended. All memberships are continuous for as long as state licenses are valid, unless cancelled by non-payment of dues, expulsion, suspension, loss of eligibility to active membership or resignation.

Junior Member
Eligibility: Physicians of good moral character who are actively enrolled in a formal training program in Pathology. Those who are within 3 year of completion of the formal training program and have not yet acquired ABP board certification are also eligible. Junior membership automatically terminates at the end of the membership year. Junior members do not have the right to vote nor to hold office; however, junior members may be appointed to committees and will enjoy the benefits of fellow members.
Due: waived
 
Active Fellow Member
Eligibility: Physicians of good moral character who are ABP certified and actively practice pathology in the state of West Virginia. Fellow members have the right to vote and to hold office, and may be appointed to committees.
Due: $100

Inactive Fellow Member
Eligibility: Physicians of good moral character who does not qualify for Emeritus Fellow, who were active fellow members but have retired from Pathology for reasons acceptable to the Board of Directors. Upon application, such physicians may be granted inactive standing. Inactive fellows are not required to pay dues, do not hold office, are not appointed to committees nor have voting rights. They will otherwise receive other benefits of the society membership.
Due: waived

Associate (Out-of-state) Fellow Member
Eligibility: Physicians of good moral character who are licensed to practice in a state holding reciprocity with the state of West Virginia, or members who were once practicing in West Virginia but moved to a different state. Upon application, such physicians may be granted associate membership. Associate fellows are not required to pay dues, do not hold office, are not appointed to committees nor have voting rights. They will otherwise receive other benefits of the society membership.
Due: waived

Membership Application Form can be downloaded here