Benefits of becoming a member
Code of Conduct
Substantially reduced rates for the FSA Annual Conference Interaction with colleagues with similar interests
Access to the Members Only section of the website
Opportunity for membership of SIRT, FNA and ANZICA (where applicable)
Quarterly Newsletter providing the latest information relating to ART
- Concessional membership: $75.00 per year
FSA + FNA
All the membership benefits of FSA
Maintaining a register of nursing staff for all units in Australia and NZ
Electing a nurse representative for RTAC and FSA Council
Networking between nurses in Australia, NZ and overseas
Access to our Website based Newsletter
Ability to contribute an article to the newsletter
Two national workshops per year.
Heavily discounted registration to these workshops.
Free or heavily discounted access to local educational events, throughout the year.
Encourage and promote the art and science of fertility nursing.
- FSA $150/year + FNA $55/year
FSA + SIRT
All the membership benefits of FSA
Regular updates on changes in the profession through the quarterly Newsletter
Access to the members only areas of the SIRT internet site
Access to SIRTMailthe closed email system used as networking resource for members. SIRTMail allows discussion of technical problems, innovations, new techniques, equipment and jobs advertisements.
Copies of the SIRT Log book and Text bookthe first components of SIRT’s aim of developing an accreditation system for scientists that is recognized internationally, for the various procedures performed as part of assisted reproduction.
Access to the annual SIRT weekend meetingA subsidized meeting aimed at making attendance at a professional meeting available to all the membership.
Access to the SIRT Day Meeting associated with the Fertility Society of Australia’s Scientific Meeting.
Opportunities for contributing to the promotion of your profession and for directing its development.
Access to information and support through the committee members and contacts made with fellow members.
- FSA $150/year + SIRT $75/year
- Concessional membership: FSA $150/year + additional $37.50/year
- Renewing Members (prior to 30 March): FSA $150/year + additional $55/year
- Renewing Members (on or after 1 April): FSA $150/year + additional $75/year
- Associate Membership: FSA $150/year + additional $82.50/year
FSA + ANZICA
All the membership benefits of the FSA, including discounted registration to the national conference
Maintaining a register of fertility counsellors in Australia and NZ, and a separate register of private practice fertility counsellors in Australia and NZ
Electing a fertility counsellor representative for RTAC Council and FSA Board
Networking between fertility counsellors in Australia, NZ and overseas
Keep up to date through access to the ANZICA closed group Facebook page
Access to our website based newsletter
Two national workshops per year, with discounted registration
Access to local and online educational and networking events throughout the year
Encourage and promote the art and practice of evidence based fertility counselling
Access to ANZICA's comprehensive guidelines for fertility counselling practice
Co-ordinated representation in the development of submissions to government enquiries and fertility practice reviews, ensuring proper consideration of psychosocial issues related to fertility and inclusion of the voice of fertility counsellors
- FSA $150/year + ANZICA $0
FSA + DART
All of the membership benefits of FSA
Electing a DART representative for the FSA Board
DART Seminar prior to FSA Conference
Networking, communication and cohesiveness between doctors working in reproductive health
- FSA $150/year + DART $25/year