GfH-ESHG-Double membership


Advantages of the GfH-Membership

  • Reduced registration fees to participate in national and international conferences on human genetics
  • Reduced registration fee for academic courses of Akademie Humangenetik
  • Free subscription to the journal medizinischegenetik 4 times /year
  • Access to the "Directory of Members"
  • Reduced registration fees for double-membership of GfH and ESHG

Annual membership fees

GfH members in leading position
(Institute management, chief doctors, doctors with private liquidation, department heads with independent households, heads of MVZ, practice owners)
Regular fee € 190
In case of concomitant membership of the Berufsverband Deutscher Humangenetiker e.V. (BVDH) € 190
GfH members without leading position
Regular fee € 115
Reduced fee, in case of concomitant membership of the Berufsverband Deutscher Humangenetiker e.V. (BVDH) € 95 
Seniors / employed students / reduced fee in case of social hardship € 80
Students without employment € 40


Regular membership

Full membership

Any person who is interested in supporting the objectives and activities of the GfH is eligible for membership in the Society. Members may be elected, and vote on Society matters.

Sustaining membership

Individuals or legal entities (organizations) that support the objectives and activities of the Society may become sustaining member. They are entitled to all membership rights and benefits except to hold elected positions and to vote.

Donation receipt / tax assessment

GfH-membership fees and donations to the GfH can be deducted from tax. You will receive a donation receipt for your donations. For membership fees of up to € 200, our invoice, your bank statement and our certificate are sufficient as an attachment to the tax return.

Payment of membership fees

The GfH membership fee is paid exclusively via SEPA direct debit.

Member statistics

State: 31.03.2020

558 Clinical geneticists*
569 Natural scientist*
9 Other professions


*including 25 clinical geneticists / natural scientists in one person