The British Medical Laser Association

Registered Charity No. 800062

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Welcome to BMLA membership registration

The British Medical Laser Association is the UK’s leading advocate for the safe operation of lasers and light based technology in the treatment and diagnosis of human disease. This is achieved through:

  • The promotion of research and development in laser and light based technology in medicine
  • Establishing standards in the medical application of lasers and light based technology
  • Promoting collaboration and understanding between clinical and scientific disciplines in the field of laser and light based technology application

However , this could not be achieved without significant input from a multidisciplinary body of knowledge. The British Medical Laser Association membership includes clinicians and surgeons from a broad range of specialities, nurses and allied health professional, scientists, laser protection advisors and equipment manufacturers.

By joining the BMLA, you will have the opportunity to help continue the development of safer and better ways of applying lasers and light based technologies in medicine. The membership year runs from December to January Basic membership is only £25 and includes:

  • Full voting rights
  • Eligibility to apply for BMLA research and travel awards
  • Discounted fees for the BMLA annual conference
  • Access to up-to-date information regarding medical laser/light developments

Full membership includes all of the above benefits plus a discounted subscription for the official BMLA journal, Lasers in Medical Science, published by Springer. The current full membership fee is only £75. This is less than the cost of the journal alone! Full membership also includes automatic membership of the European Laser Association


Certificates detailing membership can be sent by email for those choosing to pay by standing order, at no extra cost. Please ensure that a valid email address is provided on the application form for this purpose.

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If you are already an approved member and would like to renew your membership for 2017 please choose an option below and proceed to payment

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The BMLA is grateful for the kind support of its sponsors. The BMLA does not endorse or recommend any commercial products, processes, or services. Thus, the presence of the above logos does not signify BMLA endorsement or recommendation.