Join AGT

Join AGT today and become a part of a network of dedicated professionals who share a common interest in genetics.

  • Regular Membership

  • Student Membership

  • Emeritus Membership

  • Collaborative Membership


Membership Categories

Regular Membership
Regular membership shall be available to persons who are professionally interested in the field of genetics. ($100)

Student Members
Student membership shall be available to persons who are pursuing a full or part-time course of study at an educational institution or school and who are interested in pursuing a career in the field of genetics. ($40)

Emeritus Members
Emeritus membership shall be available to persons who are retired from the field of genetics. ($45)

Collaborative Members
Collaborative membership shall be available to persons who currently hold membership in any other health-related / scientific organization and are interested in the field of genetics. ($45)

NEW for 2021

AGT Institutional Memberships

For Organizations supporting membership for their employees, AGT is offering a new category of institutional membership for the 2021 calendar year. For Organizations submitting their membership form for a group of employees, there will be a discount offered:

  • 5-10 members get 5% off their membership dues
  • 11-15 members get 10% off their membership dues
  • 16 or more members get 15% off their membership dues

Membership Benefits

The AGT Membership Runs from January 1 Through December 31.

  • Electronic access to the year’s four current issues of the Journal of the Association of Genetic Technologists (JAGT) as well as its archives;
  • E-news delivered directly to your inbox;
  • E-blasts regarding information pertinent to our members including monthly job postings, upcoming educational events and more;
  • Free continuing education opportunities:
    • Webinars, and
    • “Test Yourself” in each journal issue;
  • More continuing education opportunities available for members at a discounted rate, Journal Club and more to help you earn continuing education for recertification;
  • Discounted registration at AGT’s Joint Annual Meeting *Not available to Collaborative Members;
  • Access to AGT’s website, where you can find all of the latest association news and career opportunities;
  • Access to the AGT salary survey series which is the most comprehensive and accurate pay estimate available for the diagnostic genetic testing laboratory professionals;
  • A network of peers who can provide answers to questions or help with a challenge in your laboratory;
  • Opportunities to get involved by volunteering for a committee, submitting an abstract or JAGT article.
[NOTE: Submission and acceptance of an AGT membership application authorizes the AGT Executive Office the right and privilege to email you as a member. AGT does not sell or distribute in any other manner its member email address list.]​​​