Among the CMSA member benefits are the following:
NETWORKING – The CMSA provides opportunities for its members to make personal contacts and develop a network with other Canadian meat scientists and others within the meat industry.
MEMBERSHIP DIRECTORY – The yearly directory is a very useful resource and provides quick and easy access to those within Canada with a common interest in meat science.
CMSA NEWSLETTER – Published quarterly and distributed only to CMSA members. It keeps us informed about the activities of other members, the meat sector and the association. Back issues (3 years) are available to members. Here is an example of our newsletter.
ANNUAL TECHNICAL SYMPOSIUM – Members can attend the annual symposium on science and technology, jointly sponsored by the Canadian Meat Science Association and the Canadian Meat Research Institute.
CMSA ANNUAL MEETING – Held annually during the first week of May with the annual Canadian Meat Council meeting and CMSA Technical Symposium. Agenda, minutes and announcements concerning the meeting are available to members.