Categories and Fees

Membership subscriptions are collected annually and payment for the first year is required upon application. 

Membership categories:

Category

Career Stage

Eligibility criteria

2022-2023 fee

Clinician

Full

Clinical training completed - Post CCT – Medical doctor or clinically qualified and active in research

£120

Non-Consultant

Clinical training completed. In post at non-consultant career grade, or Physician’s Associate band 8 or above

£84

Early-Career

Clinical trainee at level CT1/ST1 onwards or Physician’s Associate up to band 7

£60

Student

Medical student, or undifferentiated clinical trainee at one of the following levels: FY1, FY2

£10

Retired

Open to any existing Full Member, who is retired from full time employment and all clinical practice

£50

Scientist

Full

Researchers who have not undertaken any clinical training, >10 years post PhD

£50

Early Career

Up to 10 years post-graduate with no clinical training

£25

Student

Undergraduate, PhD, or full-time Masters science students

£10

Retired

Open to any existing Full Scientist member, who is retired from full time employment

£25

Nurse

Full

3 or more years’ experience  in paediatric endocrine or diabetes nursing

£50

Early Career

Nurses with up to 3 years’ experience in paediatric endocrine or diabetes nursing

£25

Student

Undergraduate or full-time Masters nursing students

£10

Retired

Open to any existing Full Nurse member, who is retired from full time employment and all clinical practice.

£25

 

Allied Health Professional

 

Full

Professionals who have been working in an allied field for more than 5 years. Now at band 7 and above

£50

Mid-Career

Professionals who have been working in an allied field for more than 5 years. Now at band 5 or 6

£30

Early Career

Professionals who have been working in an allied field for less than 5 years or who are working at band 4 and below

£25

Student

Undergraduate or full-time Masters students in an allied field

£10

Retired

Open to any existing Allied Health Professional Member, who is retired from full time employment and all clinical practice

£25

 

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Honorary Membership:

Honorary BSPED membership will occasionally be awarded by the Executive Committee to retired members who have made a significant contribution to the Society, and to the field of paediatric endocrinology and diabetes and have national and international recognition. Honorary members may be clinicians, scientists, nurses or allied health professionals.

If you would like to suggest a colleague for honorary membership, please write to the BSPED Office providing the name of the nominated member and the reasons they fulfil the criteria above.

Nominations will be reviewed by the Executive Committee on an annual basis. Honorary membership will not necessarily be granted every year.