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Fellow Members

Dermatologists who are actively practicing and licensed in the State of Florida or who teach or engage in investigative work in this field and are certified by the American Board of Dermatology or the American Osteopathic Board of Dermatology are eligible for Fellow membership. Fellow shall have full membership rights as recognized under customary parliamentary practice.

Associate Members

Dermatologists who are Board eligible by training which qualifies for examination by the American Board of Dermatology or the American Osteopathic Board of Dermatology OR a dermatopathologist who is Board-Certified in pathology by the ABD/American Board of Pathology or the AOBD/American Osteopathic Board of Pathology with special qualifications in dermatopathology. Associate Members shall have all rights of Fellow Members except that they shall not be eligible to serve in any elective office.

Special Members

Special Membership may be granted upon application to those who do not qualify for membership under sections two or three. This may include individuals who are not residents in the State of Florida. Special Members will not have the privilege of voting, of holding office or serving as committee chair.

Provisional Members

Provisional Members shall include those in training who wish to participate and others who have applied for membership until such time as the Committee on Membership classifies and recommends or disapproves their election to the Society. Residents in good standing at a Dermatology program operating in Florida are eligible for membership as Provisional Members. Provisional Membership provides only for attendance and participation in the scientific program. Provisional members neither vote nor pay dues or assessments except for social functions in which they participate.

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