Join us

Join a dedicated and professional group of people concerned about improving the oral health of people with disabilities through service, education, training, research and advocacy.

Join the Society to create professional and personal networks as a member of a  friendly and  inclusive society which values all members of the healthcare team.

Join the Society to learn, to share your experiences, problems and solutions in all aspects related to Special Care Dentistry


Benefits of membership

  • Discounts on ISDH conferences, courses and workshops
  • Eligibility for bursaries and awards
  • Membership of International Association for Disability and Oral Health
  • Electronic ONLINE Access to the Journal of Disability and Oral Health (JDOH)



If you have any enquiries about any aspects of your membership such as : current membership status or change of address or change of membership category please get in touch with our Membership Secretary


How to join ISDH in two simple steps

(1) Decide on your preferred membership category

FULL ISDH MEMBERSHIP – for members wishing to receive all of the above benefits PLUS a paper copy of the Journal of Disability and Oral Health by post four times per year (55 euros for dentists and 35 euros for allied members)*

ISDH MEMBERSHIP-LITE – budget option for members wishing to receive all of the above benefits but WITHOUT receiving the paper copy of the Journal (40 euros for dentists and 25 euros for allied members)



* a 10 euro supplement is applied for overseas postage. 


(2) Decide on how you want to join and pay 

JOIN ONLINE – You can join online and pay for a years membership or subscribe to ISDH auto-renew. Please note that you can use a credit or debit card to pay even if you do not have a paypal account.


To join ISDH online click here


JOIN BY POST – This option lets you post your application form and cheque to ISDH

To join ISDH by post click here