Membership requirements for ASSOCIATE members

Membership requirements for ASSOCIATE members

  1. Persons who perform plastic or otorhinolaryngologic or craniomaxillofacial surgery and who are board certified by DGPRÄC (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Plastische, Rekonstruktive und Ästhetische Chirurgie) or DGHNOKHC (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Hals-, Nasen-, Ohrenheilkunde, Kopf- und Halschirurgie) or DKMKG (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Mund-, Kiefer- und Gesichts-chirurgie) for surgeons practicing in Germany.
  2. Applicants of other countries must be board certified to the equivalent national professional society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery or Otorhinolaryngologic Surgery or Craniomaxillofacial Surgery in their home country.
  3. Three years active practice after being board certified in the field of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and/or Otorhinolaryngology and/or Craniomaxillofacial Surgery.
  4. Sponsorship by three (3) Full Members of the RhiSoEU who are neither partners or associates.
  5. Copies of the previous 24 months operative log supporting experience in rhinoplasty and at least thirty (30) open or closed rhinoplasty cases since being board certified.
  6. Attendance at an Annual Meeting of „The Rhinoplasty Society of Europe“ within the previous three (3) years.
  7. A non-refundable membership application fee of € 250.00 made payable to: The Rhinoplasty Society of Europe.
  8. Associate status will be limited to three (3) years, after which such status will be discontinued, and the Associate must re-apply as any new applicant in order to be considered for membership.
  9. Applicants in “Associate” status who subsequently meet all of the requirements and wish to become Full Members shall present the required additional documentation to the Membership Committee as is required for those categories of membership, and upon approval by the Membership Committee as having satisfied those requirements, shall be presented to the Board of Directors, and then to the membership at an annual meeting for voting to Full membership.