Membership

Join the Delaware Academy of Medicine / Delaware Public Health Association (Academy/DPHA), support your profession, network with colleagues, attend excellent educational events, and invest in a cause you believe in! Membership includes opportunities to expand your public health expertise through Academy/DPHA newsletters and publications, networking and professional development, and sponsored events. It also includes access to the many resources of the Delaware Academy of Medicine, including its suite of events and services.

 

Join or renew today and start taking advantage of your Academy/DPHA member benefits.

Publications:

Members recieve access to the Delaware Journal of Public Health.  The DJPH is Delaware’s only peer-reviewed publication dedicated to public health in the First State.

Networking:

Members have multiple opportunities throughout the year to network, collaborate, share ideas and learn about best practices and solutions to health issues unique to Delaware. These opportunities allow members to connect with colleagues across public health, dentistry, and medicine in a unique and collaborative structure.

Student Membership benefits:

Academy/DPHA student members can take advantage of networking opportunities with Delaware area professionals currently working in the field of public health and other closely related disciplines, who are committed to creating the healthiest nation in one generation, all for a reduced membership fee.

Professional Development:

The Academy/DPHA’s Annual Meeting is one of the premier public health events in the state, bringing together public health professionals to share and expand on public health as it relates to issues in Delaware. We also hold an annual public health conference, and help coordinate the statewide activities of National Public Health Week.


All persons or organizations eligible for membership must be approved by the Membership Committee and pay the required assessment.

    • Individual: Annual membership is $99 per year.
      Discounts for new members are being offered at this time:

      Year 1 discount: 75% off $25
      Year 2 discount: 50% off $50
      Year 3 discount: 25% off $75
    • 6 Year bundled discount rate: $315 for a six year membership. Save $132.
    • Retired: $25 per year.
    • Student*: $10 per year. (Students are non-voting members of the Academy/DPHA for officer and director elections.)
    • Corporate / Institution: call 302-733-3952 for more information. (non-voting membership)

     

    *NOTE: For those applying as students – Individuals must be enrolled in a degree program. Qualifying student should be taking at least 6 credit hours (undergraduate degree) or 3 credit hours (graduate degree) per semester or comparable credits in a quarter system. Student membership is available for up to six years per degree. Proof of Status is required annually.

    CLICK HERE TO START THE MEMBERSHIP APPLICATION PROCESS ONLINE
    If you prefer, you may download a membership form PDF and complete it manually.

With your membership you will receive a window decal, lapel pin, and button in thanks for your engagement and support. If you are unsure of your membership level, please contact Liz Lenz at 302-733-3952 or elenz@delamed.org