Cytotechnologist Fellowship Elevation


Cytotechnologist Members (CMIAC) may be elevated to Cytotechnologist Fellowship (CFIAC) after at least three years of Cytotechnologist Membership if they fulfill at least three (3) of the following five (5) qualifications for Cytotechnologist Fellowship.

Benefits of Cytotechnologist Fellowship

CFIACs automatically receive a renewal sticker for each 4-year period from the Office of the Registrar

CFIACs have the right to vote in business meetings of the IAC

Mandatory Requirements

The Candidate must have been engaged in the practice of cytotechnology on a full-time basis for at least ten (10) years prior to elevation to Cytotechnologist Fellowship

Candidate must have been engaged in the teaching of cytotechnology for at least seven (7) years

The Candidate must be author or coauthor of at least three (3) publications on cytology. Papers accepted for publication may be considered published

The Candidate must be associated with a medical school, a teaching hospital or a comparable research institution at the time of nomination and admission to Cytotechnologist Fellowship

The Candidate must be associated with a medical school, a teaching hospital or a comparable research institution at the time of nomination and admission to Cytotechnologist Fellowship

There is an application fee of 45 EUR and the annual dues are 130 EUR. (Link to payment page)

How to Apply

You can download the PDF-Application Form here. Please complete accordingly and include:

 

  • List of your publications
  • Signature on page 1
  • Name, address and telephone number of your medical supervisor or laboratory director.
  • Completed application forms can be sent as PDF-Files to centraloffice@cytology-iac.org (It is recommended to use E-Mail due to COVID-19 restrictions for airmail.)

download application form


You can alternatively send us the application via airmail at the following address:

The International Academy of Cytology
Office of the Secretary
Fernando Schmitt, MD, PhD, FIAC

Wilhelmstraße 24a – Hinterhaus
79098 Freiburg im Breisgau


Fees can be paid online