Join the SID

Choose your membership category

You can join the SID by selecting the membership category below that best suits you and completing the online application.  Your SID Membership will expire 1 year from the date you join.  You will receive an email reminder 30 days prior to your expiration date.

If you have any questions, please contact Stephanie Flanagan at 216-579-9300 ext. 301 or flanagan@sidnet.org.

Membership Categories and Benefits

Active Member ($300)

Active membership is open to any scientist whose work has relation to investigative dermatology or cutaneous biology and any physician with an interest in skin diseases or allied subjects.

Active members may hold elective office, serve on committees, vote at SID meetings, receive all publications of the SID and attend all meetings.

  • Annual subscription to The Journal of Investigative Dermatology (a $972 value), the 4th-highest ranked dermatology-related journal in print
  • Invitations to educational programs and social events
  • Opportunity to serve on SID Committees
  • Access to online Job Opportunities & Postings
  • Discount on Annual Meeting Registration
Patron Member ($500)

All Active and Individual Sustaining members may be designated a Patron Member of the Society upon payment of dues as established by the Board of Directors.

Patron members may hold elective office, serve on committees, vote at SID meetings, receive all publications of the SID and attend all meetings. A portion of your Patron level dues helps underwrite programming and reduced memberships for our Resident/ Post Doctoral Fellow members.

  • Annual subscription to The Journal of Investigative Dermatology (a $972 value), the 4th-highest ranked dermatology-related journal in print;
  • Invitations to educational programs and social events
  • Opportunity to serve on SID Committees
  • Access to online Job Opportunities & Postings
  • Discount on SID Annual Meeting registration
  • Recognition as a Patron in the annual JID December issue
Sustaining Member ($500)

Any individual or group evidencing an interest in investigative dermatology and who does not meet the general requirements of an Active/Patron member may become a sustaining member.

Sustaining members may hold elective office, serve on committees, vote at SID meetings, and attend all meetings. A portion of your Sustaining level dues helps underwrite programming and reduced memberships for our Resident/Post Doctoral Fellow members.

  • Invitations to educational programs and social events
  • Opportunity to serve on SID Committees
  • Access to online Job Opportunities & Postings
  • Discount on SID Annual Meeting registration
  • Recognition as a Sustaining member in the JID December issue
SID/ESDR Joint Membership ($125)

Membership in the SID/ESDR Joint Category is open only to full members of the European Society for Dermatological Research. Membership in this category is pending verification of a valid ESDR membership.

SID/ESDR Joint members receive the following benefits, but may not hold elective office, serve on committees or vote at SID meetings. Invitations to educational programs and social events

  • Access to online Job Opportunities & Postings
  • Discount on SID Annual Meeting registration
  • Reduced Membership Rates
Resident/Post Doctoral Membership ($75)

Membership in the SID/ESDR Joint Category is open only to full members of the European Society for Dermatological Research. Membership in this category is pending verification of a valid ESDR membership.

SID/ESDR Joint members receive the following benefits, but may not hold elective office, serve on committees or vote at SID meetings. Invitations to educational programs and social events

  • Access to online Job Opportunities & Postings
  • Discount on SID Annual Meeting registration
  • Reduced Membership Rates

Think of the ways an SID membership can work for you!

Please contact the SID office via email or by phone at 216-579-9300  ext. 301 with questions about membership.