1. Membership entitles participation in annual conferences at reduced rates
2. Membership after ratification is eligible for the society awards
3. Membership entitles receipt of all official publications & communications
4. Membership entitles participation in the scientific activities of the society
5. Active membership of over 5 years entitles eligibility for election to the managing committee
6. Membership entitles professional support through Grievance Cell of the Society
7. Membership promotes professional & social interaction with ophthalmologists of the state of AP resulting in camaraderie & fraternity bonding
8. Membership entitles participation in all educational & social activities of the society