Membership in the Society for Biomaterials and Artificial Organs (India)

Biomaterials and their applications in Artificial Organs, Medical Devices, Tissue Engineering, Nanotechnology and Drug Delivery are emerging areas for biotechnologists, chemists, physicists, biologists, engineers and medical professionalsin India. However, the fundamental and applied research in this multidisciplinary field is still in its incipient stages in India. The objective of this Society will be, not only to cultivate an atmosphere nationwide for the growth of basic and technological oriented research in Biomaterials and Artificial Organs but also to bring the professionals from various faculties together to improve the quality of their approach in future research. This will be done by communicating to all members, by developing a Society's newsletter and also by arranging workshop with laboratory demonstrations, where learning and exchange of relevant concepts can be stimulated every year.

Membership in the Society shall be open to all individuals without any discrimination of race, sex or nationality, and to recognized bodies, institutions or organizations, who subscribe to the objectives of the Society, according to the Rules & Regulations.

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A. Life Member, Indian (LM): Rs 6000.00* (Indian Citizens working / studying in India) *with effect from 1 April 2020.

B. Life Member, Foreign (FM): US$ 100.00 (Foreign & Indian Citizens working / studying abroad)

C. Organizational Member, Indian (OM): Rs 10000.00* (Companies / Institutes / Organizations incorporated in India)

D. Organizational Member, Foreign (OMF): US$ 300.00 (Companies / Institutes / Organizations incorporated abroad)

* by Demand Draft/Cheque/Bank Transfer(NEFT) payable at "Thiruvananthapuram". Cheque/DD in favor of "Society for Biomaterials and Artificial Organs" - Add Rs 100/- for outstation cheques

For NEFT transactions

Bank: The Kerala State Cooperative Bank Ltd.
Branch: Poojappura
Account Holder: Society for Biomaterials & Artificial Organs
Account Number: 007012000000070
Account Type: Savings
IFSC Code: KSBK0000007

Download the Application Form from this site and the filled in application along with the cheque/DD may be send to the

Society for Biomaterials and Artificial Organs - India,
C/o Central Analytical Facility, Biomedical Technology Wing,
Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences & Technology,
Poojappura, Thiruvananthapuram 695 012

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Benefits of Membership

Members can interact with all the scientists/faculty working in biomaterials, medical devices and tissue engineering field. Can attend the Conferences and Workshops organised by SBAOI in India at a reduced member rates. Can attend World Biomaterials Congresses and other International Conferences organised by International Union of Societies for Biomaterials Science & Engineering or its substituent Societies at a discounted Registration rates. Free online subsription to the journal published by SBAOI.