Membership

Membership is the backbone of our society and our life-line. Your membership is necessary for EAES to achieve its objective in promoting the advancement of Endoscopic Surgery and Allied Interventional Techniques throughout Europe and beyond.
Expansion of membership across all European countries will enhance the efficacy and enable the EAES to establish a high European Standard of practice and training in Endoscopic Surgery.

If every member now reading this message recruits one new member, our goal would be enhanced by as much!!!

Please do your best to encourage someone to become a new member!!

Why join EAES

Join the EAES and help us to achieve our aims and objectives. Our strength and influence depend on the magnitude of our membership and substantive representation within all European Countries. Your membership is crucial. By joining the EAES you will enhance your continued professional development and thus the quality of surgical care to your patients.

Member benefits:

  • A membership certificate officially notified by E.A.E.S. central office to assess practice of surgical endoscopy and allied technologies. This certificate has a great interest in endoscopic surgery practice to inform the patients.
  • E.A.E.S. subscription to Surgical Endoscopy (electronic version), the official scientific journal of E.A.E.S., the first endoscopic journal which impact factor is at the level of the main surgical journals.
  • Electronic access to the following journals:
    a) Annals of Surgical Oncology
    b) Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery
    c) World Journal of Surgery
  • The possibility to sign up for SpringerAlert, an innovative, free-of-charge service that notifies users via e-mail whenever new articles become electronically available, and automatically sends the table of contents and direct links to the abstracts
  • Eurolink, the official E.A.E.S. newsletter sent free of charge which aims at distributing all information in the field of surgical endoscopy in the broadest sense. Its regular appearance ensures the prompt exchange of news concerning latest developments and events.
  • Participation to the E.A.E.S. congress each year in Europe and joining the World Congress of Endoscopy each two years at a reduced registration fee. These congresses are the best opportunity to evaluate the procedures according to the experience of reference centers and to assess guidelines of endoscopic surgery thanks to specific programs organized by E.A.E.S. working parties, with accredited teaching activities and continuous medical education programs. The highest level of dissemination of endoscopic surgery research, technological development and clinical progress and practice is developed.
  • Participation in the postgraduate courses of the E.A.E.S. organized each year during the congress at a reduced registration fee, corresponding to a continuous medical education program.
  • Participation in the E.A.E.S. accredited endoscopic surgery meetings, symposia and workshops if applicable, at a reduced registration fee. Indeed many experts in all countries are organizing these activities which have to be supported by the scientific and educational committees of the society.
  • Access to the annual consensus conference, a specific concept of the E.A.E.S. organized by specifically formed expert working groups covering different topics.
  • Application for participation in the EAES fellowship program consisting of a three months training program in major minimal invasive centers located in Europe and the United States.
  • Application for EAES Research grants. Every year 3 projects will be awarded with a grant amount ranging between €10,000.- and €50,000.-
  • Travel grants, awards and prizes in association with the E.A.E.S. congress and postgraduate activities of the E.A.E.S.
  • Possibility to participate in scientific activities by applying for membership in the various  EAES committees