Benefits for EFI members

As an EFI member you have the following benefits:

EFI Newsletter
All EFI members receive the EFI Newsletter with the latest news free of charge by post.

Reduced conference fee
EFI Members are eligible for a reduced registration fee at the annual European Histocompatibility Conference

Apply for a bursary
EFI members can apply for the following bursaries:
- EFI Personal bursary, to attend the annual EFI conference and other EFI approved scientific and educational meetings.
- EFI Education and Training bursary, to visit another laboratory to learn new techniques and develop research collaborations.
- EFI International Affairs, to support organisers of educational meetings. This procedure is under review at the moment.
To view the procedures and applications forms please go to the apply for a bursary section.

EFI Members are entitled to participate and vote at the Annual General Assembly during the annual conference, where important decisions are made. Also as EFI member you have a vote during the elections for new committee members.

Access to membership section
EFI members have full access to the membership section of the EFI website. Here you will find interesting publications, education workshop presentations, acces to databases and resources, teaching sessions presentations and HLA Nomenclature Updates.

HLA (previously Tissue Antigens)
All members have free access to HLA (previously Tissue Antigens) the official Journal of EFI. The journal can be accessed in the members are under Resources - HLA and nomenclature updates (you have log in to access this section).