SSA MEMBER BENEFITS

Membership of the Stroke Society of Australasia is open to professionals working in the field of stroke, or in kindred fields, who have an active interest in the work and aims of the Society. Our current membership includes physicians (e.g. neurologists, geriatricians, rehabilitation specialists), other medical professionals, non-medical clinicians (e.g. nurses, physiotherapists, speech pathologists, occupational therapists, psychologists), researchers (e.g. basic scientists, epidemiologists), and professionals from government and non-government organisations.
 
  • Being part of Australia’s largest, most expert and diverse Stroke Community
  • Enhanced professional and research networking opportunities with fellow stroke professionals;
  • Free Access to educational webinars
  • Discounted registration fee for the Annual Scientific meeting (free registration this year for the Virtual ASM);
  • Discounted registration to Asia Pacific Stroke organisation Annual Scientific meetings
  • Discounted European Stroke Organisation membership (with free access to the European Stroke Journal and discounted ESO ASM fees)
  • Eligibility to stand for office;
  • Eligibility to apply for travel awards, new investigator awards, Nursing & Allied Health awards & Bursary awards for Trainees or higher degree candidates;
  • Access to the members only section of the SSA web site SOON TO BE UPDATED;
  • Discounted membership to the World Stroke Organisation (International Journal of Stroke and education resources included);
  • Emailed copies of newsletters and registration papers for the Annual Scientific Meeting;
  • Potential membership of affiliate groups (currently Australasian Stroke Trials Network, Emerging Stroke Clinician and Scientists, Acute Stroke Nurses Education Network);
  • Eligibility to submit grant proposals for use of the SSA’s discretionary funds;
  • Opportunity to represent SSA on National and International committees and projects.