Membership Categories

All members get unrestricted access to contents in our member's area. You also enjoy automatic membership to the International Public Health Forum and the opportunity to get your work published in our newsletter. There is also job reference for bona fide members.

Graduate Member
$40 Registration + Annual Dues
  • Applicants must be recent graduates of 0-2 years
  • Use of post-nominal letters, GradAPH
  • Discount for paid events like conferences
  • Will be certified as a graduate member
  • Option of joining a virtual internship programme cohort
  • Participate in continuous professional development programmes and end-professional units as fees for the cadre.
Associate Member
$80 Registration + Annual Dues
  • Must show a career commitment to the improvement of population health and wellbeing
  • Educated to Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent from a recognized academic institution or professional body or hold a qualification not less than a diploma in public health
  • Have a professional experience of 3-8 years
  • Discount for paid events like conferences
  • Use of post-nominal letters, AMAPH
  • Participate in continuous professional development programmes and end-professional units as fees for the cadre.
  • Discounts on attending our conferences and courses

Member
$131 Registration + Annual Dues
  • Must show a career commitment to the improvement of population health and wellbeing
  • Educated to Master’s Degree or equivalent from a recognized academic institution or professional body in a related discipline or a postgraduate qualification in public health from a recognized academic institution or professional body
  • Have a professional experience of 9-14 years
  • Use of post-nominal letters, MAPH
  • Inclusion in Expert Registry (Database)
  • Participate in continuous professional development programmes and end-professional units as fees for the cadre.
  • Discounts on attending our conferences and courses
  • Inclusion in consultants directory
Fellow
$186 Registration + Annual Dues
  • Must show career commitment to the improvement of population health and wellbeing
  • Educated to advanced diploma in public health from a recognized academic institution or professional body or hold a qualification not less than a professional diploma in public health or related field from a recognized academic institution or professional body in public health
  • Have a professional experience of not less 15 years
  • Use of post-nominal letters, FAPH/ Hon.FAPH
  • Participate in continuous professional development programmes and end-professional units as fees for the cadre.
  • Discounts on attending our conferences and courses
  • Inclusion in consultants directory
  • Listed in the specialist consultancy database

Institution Member
$530 Registration + Annual Dues
  • Institutional members are organisations of international, regional, national, or sub-national scope, one of whose main purpose is to undertake or promote one or more aspects of public health around various kinds of settings
  • Free exhibition stands during conferences and events
  • E-learning programmes for your staff, students, volunteers or members
  • Individual memberships (grade as appropriate) for key staff within your organisation
  • Organisation logo on relevant WAIPH / APH brochures and listing on the Institutional Members page
  • Institutional Membership certificate of the Academy
  • Table of five at the annual events of the WAIPH / APH, with recognition at events
  • Involvement in relevant high profiled PR activities
  • Participate in continuous professional development programmes and end-professional units as fees for the cadre.
  • Invitation to networking and discussion events

How to Apply

To apply for a membership category you must apply online. We cannot accept applications any other way.
Please check you meet the entry requirements for the category before you begin your application.

Documents

As part of your application, you also need to submit the following supporting documents:

  • A supporting personal statement
  • Your résumé, in English Language
  • One reference letter, on letter headed paper
  • All relevant certificates, in one document.

Please note that all documents must be submitted in English Language and they must be in PDF format.

Guidance notes for using the online application

These notes are intended to help you complete the online application form accurately.

  • Name and Date of birth: must appear exactly as they do on your passport. Please take time to check the spelling and lay-out.
  • Contact Details: Correspondence address. All contact relevant to your application will be sent to this address including the acceptance letter. If your address changes, please contact us as soon as possible.
  • Membership category: Please select carefully the category you want to apply for. As your application will be sent to the selection committee for the category you select.
  • Education and Qualifications: Please complete this section as fully as possible indicating any relevant Higher Education qualifications starting with the most recent. Complete the name of the Institution(s) as it appears on the degree certificate.
  • Reference: Please provide one reference letter. This should typically be an professional reference but in cases where this is not possible then a reference from your most recent academic institution may be accepted instead.