International BioIron Society

IBIS Membership


Why should I join the BioIron Society?
There are many benefits to membership. You will be kept at the cutting edge of this field, which can help enhance your career. You will be sent regular newsletters, given access to informative educational events, provided with a membership directory to keep in touch with colleagues, and offered special registration fees for meetings and educational events.

It is an excellent way to meet other people working in the same field and to help exchange knowledge and ideas.


What Types of Membership Are There?
Categories of membership include Regular, Honorary and Training members.

  • Regular members: Regular members are eligible to vote and may be elected to office in the Society.
  • Training members: (student/resident/postdoctoral members) Training members must be in good standing in an academic degree-granting program, post-doctoral fellowship or residency. Evidence for such standing should be provided by endorsement of the applicant’s research advisor or department chair. Training members are eligible to vote but cannot be elected to office.
  • Honorary members: The scientific committee may elect persons of distinction in their fields as honorary members of the society. Honorary members will have all the privileges of membership but will not pay a subscription.

Who can join?
Candidates include any scientist or physician, irrespective of place of residence, who is interested in iron research, and who has research, clinical or educational experience in iron science or an allied field.

Applications for membership are accepted throughout the year.

Apply Online for Membership Today! or Download an Application!

If you have questions about the member benefits, member categories, or the application, please contact the BioIron Society membership office at 847-517-7225 or email us at
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