Any surgeon who meets the educational criteria is eligible for membership in the Southeastern Surgical Congress. Membership is not limited in number, nor is it exclusive. Surgeons in training can benefit from membership by participating in the educational activities and networking opportunities at the annual scientific meeting.
Types of Membership Available:
|Regular Fellow||A surgeon who is a diplomat of an approved surgical Board.|
|Affiliate Fellow||A surgeon who has completed an approved residency but has not passed the respective Board exams.|
|Resident Fellow||A resident who is in training in an approved** residency program|
* Approved by the American Board of Medical Specialties
** Approved by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education
NOTE: Dues for 2011-2012 fiscal year (July 1, 2011 - June 30, 2012) are $195 for all categories of membership except residents. New fellows, except residents, are assessed an initiation fee of $100 the first year. Dues for residents are $45. All members receive a subscription to the journal of the Congress, THE AMERICAN SURGEON.
For your convenience the application form may be downloaded, completed, and faxed. All areas must be completely filled in unless a curriculum vitae is attached. References DO NOT have to be members of the Congress but should be physicians/surgeons who know you well. When the form is completed, FAX it to the Cumming Office. After the application goes through the review process, you will be notified by mail, and a dues notice will be sent.