Information

Information about EQALM may be obtained by contacting :

EQALM office

EQALM, c/o CSCQ, chemin du Petit-Bel-Air 2, CH-1225 Chêne-Bourg, Switzerland
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Benefits of membership

Full member

  • Support for the European Organisation for External Quality Assurance Providers in Laboratory Medicine
  • Right to vote at the General Assembly which is the decisional entity of the Association
  • Right to nominate or apply for being a Board member
  • Information about EQALM activities supporting the Quality Assurance of Testing Laboratories
  • Involvement to EQALM working groups and surveys proposed either by EQALM board, members or collaborating institutions
  • Awareness of meetings
  • Participation in the Annual Symposium with reduced registration fees
  • Web presence: listing on the EQALM Website

Non-European member

  • Support for the European Organisation for External Quality Assurance Providers in Laboratory Medicine
  • Information about EQALM activities supporting the Quality Assurance of Testing Laboratories
  • Involvement to EQALM working groups and surveys proposed either by EQALM board, members or collaborating institutions
  • Awareness of meetings
  • Participation in the Annual Symposium with reduced registration fees
  • Web presence: listing on the EQALM Website

Associate member

  • Support for the European Organisation for External Quality Assurance Providers in Laboratory Medicine
  • Sponsorship opportunities
  • Information about EQALM activities supporting the Quality Assurance of Testing Laboratories
  • Involvement to EQALM working groups and surveys proposed either by EQALM board, members or collaborating institutions
  • Awareness of meetings
  • Participation in the Annual Symposium with reduced registration fees
  • Web presence: listing on the EQALM Website

Individual member

  • Support for the European Organisation for External Quality Assurance Providers in Laboratory Medicine
  • Information about EQALM activities supporting the Quality Assurance of Testing Laboratories
  • Involvement to EQALM working groups and surveys proposed either by EQALM board, members or collaborating institutions
  • Awareness of meetings
  • Participation in the Annual Symposium with reduced registration fees

Membership Prices Per Year:

Full membership for EQA's organizations (European) 250€
Full membership for EQA's organizations (non-European)* 250€
Individual membership** 100€
Associate membership** 850€

Late reminder fee 25€
* EQA organisations from outside of Europe may be admitted to membership at the discretion of the Board. 
** EQALM may accept individuals interested in external quality assessment/assurance as individual members and organisations (either commercial or international) conducting EQA schemes as Associate Members.
For further information, see the Constitution.

Constitution

The full text of the constitution can be found here

EQALM is registered to the Registry of Commerce in Geneva on 2019-12-09.