Membership

 

SSME primarily invites membership to teachers in the healthcare professions, deans, administrators, educators, researchers and students in Saudi Arabian universities and Healthcare institutions who have an interest in he field of medical education.

SSME Members will become part of a regional and an international network of medical and healthcare professions educators who are committed to excellence in all aspects of medical and healthcare education, with the platform to share ideas, experience and expertise and be updated with the latest developments in the field of medical education. SSME encourages members to become involved in the work of the Association, and gladly receives suggestions for future directions of SSME. The Executive Committee also welcomes members as volunteers to take on specific SSME responsibilities and duties.


There are three membership categories:

  • Active membership (holding professional qualification in medical education or holding a degree or equivalent in the field of specialization (Medicine, Dentistry, Pharmacy, Nursing, Applied Medical Sciences, Basic Medical Sciences) and practicing as an educator in his or her specialty (fees apply and members will have a right to vote)

  • Associate membership (University students who are in the field of specialization of SSME. (fees apply but discounted) (SSME will need proof of student status)

  • Honorary membership (at the discretion of SSME for individuals who have contributed to the SSME mission or who have made financial contributions to SSME. (Exempted from fees)

SSME operates on a rolling membership year and you will be invited to renew your membership one year after joining.

SSME requests all interested individuals to complete the membership application form HERE

Please see SSME Privacy policy given HERE  and the SSME Terms and Conditions given HERE


Once your form is received, we will contact you by email providing instructions on how to pay the required appropriate fees. The following  information may be used for payments:

SSME  Account name : Saudi Society for Medical Education (الجمعية السعودية للتعليم الطبي)

ABHA 1100  Customer Number : 17862095 

Account Number 110608019334041 

IBAN : SA95 80000110608019334041

 

PAYTABS methods will be announced soon.


SSME is pleased to introduce a low annual membership fees of 100 SAR for professionals and 25SAR for students until 31st March 2019. After that annual membership fees will be 300 SAR for professionals and 100 SAR for students.

Rules for refund of membership fees:

 

  1. Payment cancellation is allowed within 24 hours of payment without penalty.

  2. Payment cancellation is allowed within 3 working days of payment with a 25% penalty.

  3. No cancellation after 3 working days.

  4. Membership will be valid for 1 year from the date of accepted payment.

 

If you have any inquiry, please contact the society at the email address <ssme@kku.edu.sa>