APOS Member Benefits
Join the American Psychosocial Oncology Society (APOS) and receive the valuable benefits afforded to our members. In addition to joining a national community of psychosocial oncology professionals, you can participate in APOS professional education webinars for free; benefit from reduced conference rates; have access to online resources and educational programs; will receive 12 annual issues of the peer-reviewed, scientific journal Psycho-Oncology; and numerous other privileges.
APOS offers multiple benefits to all of its members including:
- Free participation in the APOS Webinar Series and free access to past recorded webinars as well!
- Online subscription to Psycho-Oncology, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 12 issues (minimum)/year
- Reduced rates for conferences and symposia sponsored by APOS
- Access to the members-only website, which includes the following:
- An online searchable membership directory for up-to-date member contact information
- Opportunity to join and network with Special Interest Groups
- Access to APOS Annual Conference Presentations
- Professional fellowship and education opportunities
- Publication discounts
- Online continuing education materials, and more!
- Member Listservs for the entire APOS membership and for Special Interest Groups (SIGs)
- Opportunity to serve on APOS committees (all members) and be elected to office (Full members)
- Quarterly member newsletter (January, April, July, October)
- Practice guidelines
- Opportunity to build bridges to, and a network with, other similar and complementary organizations and professions
- Opportunity to subscribe, for reduced members-only rates, to the Taylor and Francis journal, Journal of Psychosocial Oncology, six issues
- Opportunity to subscribe, for reduced members-only rates, to the Cambridge Press journal, Palliative and Supportive Care, four issues
- Opportunity to subscribe, for reduced members-only rates, to the Springer journal, Journal of Cancer Survivorship, four issues
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Full Member - Membership Dues*: $199
- Curriculum Vitae required with application
- If your CV is not received, your application will be processed for Associate membership
- Board of Directors vet all Full Member applications
- Full members have the opportunity to serve on APOS committees and be elected to office
Associate Member - Membership Dues*: $199
- No CV required
- Associate members have the opportunity to serve on APOS committees
Member in Training/Student Membership - Membership Dues*: $90
- Letter from Advisor/Department Chair required with application
- Student members have the opportunity to serve on APOS committees
Community Partner Membership - Membership Dues*: $139
Community Partners are defined as an independent not for profit organization dedicated to the well being of cancer patients and their communities.
- Allows 1 One person from the organization eligible to join as a member at discounted rate
- Letter on letterhead stating organization has less than 10 people, and include the mission to be uploaded with application. This is necessary for processing the application.
- If your letter is not received, we will not be able to process your application and will reach out to you.
- Board of Directors vet all Community Partner applications
- Community Partners have the opportunity to serve on APOS committees
*APOS membership is based on the January through December calendar year. Membership fees will not be pro-rated. All membership levels include an online subscription to the journal, Psycho-Oncology.
APOS is a professional organization that strives to influence the field of psychosocial oncology in great ways. Thus, we ask that our members conduct themselves in an ethical and upstanding way.