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Membership is open to all immunologists, physicians, biochemists, dentists, veterinarians and other scientists who conduct research in or who have an interest in mucosal immunology.


  • Access to Mucosal Immunology, the preeminent journal in the field of mucosal immunology with a 7.478 Impact Factor
  • Discounted registration to ICMI 2017
  • Access to the SMI Membership Directory for collaboration with colleagues
  • Leadership opportunities for student/trainees
  • 20% off Principles of Mucosal Immunology, the official textbook of SMI
  • Networking opportunities with leaders in the field
  • Reduced page and color charges for members who submit papers to Mucosal Immunology
  • Free job postings in SMI career center

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Membership Types

Membership Type 1 Year 2 Year
Regular Membership (Print & Online Journal included) $180 $324
Student/Trainee Membership (Print and Online Journal included) $55 $99
Student/Trainee Membership (Online Journal Only) $35 $63
Scientists from Under-Represented Countries (Print and Online Journal included) $55 $99
Scientists from Under-Represented Countries (Online Journal Only) $35 $63
Emeritus Membership $55 $99

For details of eligibility for each membership type, see qualification section below.

SMI Membership at a Glance

Asia: 85 members
North America: 521 members
South America: 30 members
Europe: 166 members
Australia: 30 members
Africa: 5 members


  • New Members: New applicants must upload their CV/Resume at the time of application. If the potential member is unable to provide their CV/Resume, please contact the SMI Membership & Marketing Assistant at (414) 359-1650 ext 1123.
  • Regular Membership: Anyone who is currently working in the field of Mucosal Immunology.
  • Student/Trainee Membership: Anyone who is considered a student in any capacity (i.e. Graduate Student, Post-Doc, currently in training, etc.) is eligible for student membership.
  • Scientists from Under-Represented Countries: Those who are residing in under-represented countries are eligible for a reduced membership rate. Please click here to view a list of eligible countries.
  • Emeritus Membership: Those who are retired from full-time employment and who have been members of SMI for at least 5 years are eligible for Emeritus membership.

For more information about Individual Membership please contact Kelly Griffiths, SMI Membership and Marketing Assistant, at (414) 359-1650, extension 1123.