Membership Renewal / Application Form


Membership Fees 2019

(per annum)
(per annum)
STUDENTS (Medical Technologists, MLS, Medical Technicians and Laboratory Assistants) R224.60 R236.00
AFFILIATES (Non-practising members and Qualified Laboratory Assistants) R258.40 R270.00
ASSOCIATES (Qualified Technologists, MLS and Technicians) R353.80 R368.00

Have any membership queries? Contact Yuleen Carelse


SMLTSA Branches

Cape Town
Yuleen Carelse
021 531 1231
SMLTSA Head Office
A28 Pinelands Business Park
New Mill Road | Pinelands 7405
Cape Branch Wendy Steytler
083 631 9806
Branch website
facebook logo for smltsa facebook pageSMLTSA Cape Branch
Neels Bothma Street | N1 City 7460
Eastern Province (P.E.) Kathleen Packer
079 517 8240
North Campus Summerstrand
E'Goli Dumisile Venessa Maseko
083 406 4848/079 513 6218
facebook logo for smltsa facebook pageSMLTSA E'Goli
PO Box 599 | Boksburg 1459
Free State Helena Potgieter
051 405 3784
NHLS – Dept Chemical Pathology
Universitas Hospital
Bloemfontein 9301
KZN Coastal Roshini Brigemohan
031 337 0462
36 Erica Avenue
Kharwastan | Durban 4092
KZN Midlands Siyabonga Msane
NHLS – Greys Hospital
Tombush Rd | Pietermaritzburg
Tygerberg Mathilda Claassen
021 938 9354
facebook logo for smltsa facebook pageSMLTSA Tygerberg
Virology Department
PO Box 19063 | Tygerberg 7505

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EXCO Members

Past President Patricia Muller 021 959 6428
President Carol Massyn
041 391 5700
Vice President Carol Smith 084 807 0548
Member Roshini Bridgemohan 031 337 0462
Member Meredith Mouton 021 596 5090

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Committees of Council

  • collate and direct all educational matters pertaining to the profession of Medical Technology
  • maintain and improve standards of education and training
  • all Scientific Advisory Committees, responsible for setting of examination papers, report to the education committee
  • monitor SMLTSA finances and compile an annual financial report
  • ensure that each Committee of Council annually submits a budget
  • monitor branch finances and the capitation of fees
  • improve communication and report progress
  • organise and administer the running of SMLTSA
  • review all constitutional proposals, changes and suggestions noted in the minutes
  • review all by-laws of Committees of Council and all constituent Branches, and to ensure that they are set out correctly and in legal terminology
  • uphold the current constitution
  • maintain the proper channels of communication for suggested and proposed changes to the constitution
  • advise Council on the appointment of a Legal Advisor
Private Practice
  • negotiate with the Professional Board of the HPCSA concerning ethical matters
  • negotiate and advise on fee structures for Medical Technology Laboratories
  • guide and assist Medical Technologists in private practice or who are planning to go into private practice
  • exercise peer group review on matters of Professional ethics and conduct
  • ensure the participation of Medical Technologists as role players on a national accreditation body
  • consult with all branches of SMLTSA on the subject of accreditation
  • co-ordinate, publicise on-going educational opportunities
  • stimulate and monitor on-going programmes of CPD (Continuing Professional Development)
  • formulate proposals for personal accreditation
  • maintain a high standard of the SMLTSA publications, and promotion of Medical Technology SA, the official scientific journal of the profession
  • continue to uphold the high standard required for the thesis
Public Relations
  • market the SMLTSA to Medical Technologist and other health professionals
  • promote the Profession of Medical Technology to the public at large
  • administer the travel fund
  • review all applications for assistance
  • administer national awards available to the SMLTSA members
  • endeavour where possible to obtain new awards for the motivation of Medical Technologists
  • select the best nominated candidate

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