Membership requirements for FULL members

Membership requirements for FULL members

  1. Applicants for membership who perform plastic, 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 Gesichtschirurgie) 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 domestic society as a full member in the field of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and/or Otorhinolaryngology and/or Craniomaxillofacial Surgery.
  4. Profound interest in rhinoplasty and aesthetic surgery as documented to the satisfaction of the Membership Committee by the publication of articles in peer-reviewed journals as lead author, text book chapters, or the teaching of rhinoplasty courses. Members in this category are expected to haver made contributions that further the field in rhinoplasty. Under some specific circumstances, and at the discretion of the Membership Committee, applicants may be recommended for Full Membership based on exceptional merit as demonstrated by contributions to teaching, writing, and outstanding contributions in aesthetic surgery.
  5. As may be necessary a CD/DVD of an intraoperative video (Format: .AVI, .MPEG, .WMV, .MOV, .MP4) of a whole rhinoplasty surgery case in which all operative steps can be followed and the surgeon can be identified.
  6. Copies of the previous 24 months operative log supporting experience in rhinoplasty and at least fifty (50) open or closed rhinoplasty cases since being board certified.
  7. Sponsorship by three (3) Full Members of the RhiSoEU who are neither partners or associates.
  8. Attendance at an Annual Meeting of „The Rhinoplasty Society of Europe“ within the previous three (3) years.
  9. A non-refundable membership application fee of € 250.00 made payable to: The Rhinoplasty Society of Europe.