CF membership

CF membership Benefits

  1. Annual & full members: Free access to all PDF’s (otherwise $ 25 per download). All ‘FULL TEXT’ in HTML are FREE under “open access” charter of CytoJournal.
  2. Receive FREE e-mail communications with electronic Table of Contents (e-TOC) of published CytoJournal articles at selected periodicity with links for PDF downloads.
  3. Publish free in CytoJournal if the manuscript is accepted for publication after peer review.
    (Regular article publication charge (APC) of $1500 is waived for CF members in good standing).
  4. 50% discount towards most of the Cytopathology Foundation publications including CytoJournal monographs and hard copy of CytoJournal. Significant discount for other Cytopathology Foundation programs including conferences and meetings by Cytopathology Foundation.
  5. Special access to ongoing programs including standing orders (for CytoJournal Monographs and the paper edition of CytoJournal) with a further decrease in the prices of various publications and services.
  6. Additional benefits to FULL CF members-
    (a) Pre-requisite for much higher-level participation including editorial board member, future certifications, and others.
    (b) FREE or significant subsidization to FULL CF members (available to non-members and regular annual CF members at higher regular charge) for ongoing future add-ons such as CME on published material, on-line tests, blogs, on-line consultation club, webinars (online seminars) etc,
    (c) Continuity without risk of expiring the regular membership on annual basis.

These members are also recommended to approach their local organizations/societies/departments/institutions to join CytoJournal as ‘CytoJ OA stewards’. The members of CytoJ OA stewards get various benefits.

If the organizations qualify with negotiated agreement (which includes nominal cost) with Cytopathology Foundation Inc for ‘Plus’ category as CytoJ OA Stewards- Plus the constituent members of Plus organizations get more benefits including free PDFs of CytoJ articles and waiver for any APC mostly similar to those for Cytopathology Foundation.

Annual Membership

1 Year
$ 50
Yearly
  • Free access to all PDF's
  • Free Table of Contents email
  • Publish free in CytoJournal
  • Special access
  • Pre-requisite
  • Free subsidization​
  • Free subsidization​

Full Membership

One-time - never expires
$ 1000
One-time
  • Free access to all PDF's
  • Free Table of Contents email
  • Publish free in CytoJournal
  • Special access
  • Pre-requisite
  • Free subsidization
  • Continuity without risk