Benefits

CMBES members represent the biomedical engineering community, in its broadest sense. Membership provides ongoing interaction with peers and a forum for national initiatives and professional advancement. Benefits include:

  • Reduced rates at the CMBES conference, and some international conferences;
  • Reduced rates for continuing education courses and opportunities to earn Continuing Education Units (CEUs);
  • Membership in the IFMBE;
  • Preferred subscription rates to the IFMBE Medical and Biological Engineering and Computing Journal;
  • Members only access section on the website which includes: by-laws, newsletter, membership directory, list of Fellows, Emeritus, other award winners and more;
  • Discounted rate on job postings for members;
  • The Society Newsletter highlights issues of importance in health care technology, upcoming events, items of interest to our members, etc.;
  • Special rates for Workshop Proceedings, Conference Digests and the Clinical Engineering Standards of Practice.
  • Reduced membership rates with affiliated societies such as the APIBQ in Quebec.

Student membership benefits

  • Professional exposure to the health care field through seminars, tours, invited speakers;
  • Student rates for the CMBES national conference, as well as reduced rates for some international conferences;
  • Student Paper Competition held at the CMBES Conference, open only to CMBES Student Members.