Benefits of Becoming an IATP Fellow

  • Formal international accreditation of accomplishments in the field of toxicologic pathology as determined by rigorous review of credentials and professional history by an international peer expert panel. The IATP Fellow accreditation is the only organized, global recognition of career accomplishments that exists in the field of toxicologic pathology.

  • Association with highly experienced pathologists who are internationally recognized for their expertise in toxicologic pathology, and generally serve as thought leaders in the field of toxicologic pathology.

  • Organization of educational events under the auspices of IATP to enable Fellows to give back to the toxicologic pathology community, particularly to younger pathologists and pathologists in developing countries.

  • Informal consultation with IATP Fellows who are thoroughly experienced in all aspects of toxicologic pathology, and formal consultation with a subset of IATP fellows who are available for consultative engagement.

  • Participation in a forum for global harmonization of the practice of toxicologic pathology.

  • Sharing of selected lectures and educational materials as provided by other Fellows.

General Instructions for Applying for Fellowship in IATP

Please review the Assignment of Points form prior to submitting your application to ensure you meet the necessary requirements (score) for becoming an IATP Fellow. You must have 75 points to be eligible for Fellowship. IATP Fellows are globally recognized for their distinguished accomplishments and consistent dedication to the enhancement of toxicologic pathology as per IATP Bylaws. 

Please review the Sample Fellow Application in advance of submitting your online application to familiarize yourself with what will be required for completing the application. Please include as much detail as possible in all areas of the application form to help the Accreditation Committee appropriately assess your expertise in each area.

You will be required to upload a copy of your most recent CV with your application.  Your CV should include positions held for the last 5 years.  Please note, your CV is being provided as supplemental information and should not be used in place of completing the application.  Please do not put “See CV” in any of the section boxes.  Doing so will render your application incomplete and it will be returned to you.  . 

You must submit your non-refundable application fee before your application can be sent out for review.  Instructions on how to complete your payment via our secure online payment system will be provided at the end of the application process.  We accept all major credit cards.

Your application will be reviewed by the Accreditation Chair for completeness. The Accreditation Chair will contact you if there are any questions or if additional information is needed. Once your application has been reviewed for completeness, it will be sent to the Accreditation Committee to review and score. You will receive written notification of the results (within 4 weeks of submission) when the review process has been completed.

Criteria for Accreditation
The criteria for accreditation in toxicologic pathology by IATP are divided into three areas:

  • Qualifications

  • Professional Experience

  • Recognition of Scientific Judgment

Applicants must demonstrate accomplishments in all of these areas.

Application Process

Important Note: Once you start the application process you will not be able to stop and return later to complete it.  Please be sure you have all the necessary information you need on hand prior to starting the application process. Questions regarding the application process should be directed to the IATP Exectuive Office at info@iatpfellow.org or (856) 223-5174.

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