Membership

How to become a member?

Knee surgeons can apply for EKS membership under strict criteria based upon expertise and clinical or scientifical merits.
Besides orthopaedic surgeons, scientists can also become member.

The rules will be available in June 2019.

You can download the application form as of June 2019. 

Applications received after October 15, 2019 will not be reviewed. 

New members will be elected at the next General Assembly in December 2019. 1 Active Member sponsoring the application must be present at the General Assembly.

Please send all necessary documents to the EKS Secretariat by email between June and 15 October 2019.

 

How to become a Junior Member? 

A young Orthopedic Surgeon or research scientist aged less than 45, who has demonstrated interest in the advancement of orthopedic surgical knowledge of the knee joint in health and/or arthritic disorders of the knee can become an EKS Junior Member. 

The applicant should be one year or more post-residency or fellowship, or completion of formal education or training, (i.e., PhD) at the time of presentation by the Membership Chair to the Board at the Members Meeting .

The rules will be available in May 2019. 

You can download the application form as of May 2019. 

Applications received after 1 June, 2019 will not be reviewed.

New members will be elected at the next General Assembly in December 2019. 1 Active Member sponsoring the application must be present at the General Assembly .

Please send all necessary documents to the EKS Secretariat by email.

 

How to become an Affiliated Member? 

A doctor, orthopedic surgeon or research scientist, who has interest in the advancement of orthopedic surgical knowledge of the knee joint in health and/or arthritic disorders of the knee. can become an EKS Affiliated Member. 

The applicant should be one year or more post-residency or fellowship, or completion of formal education or training, (i.e., PhD) at the time of presentation by the Membership Chair to the Board at the Members Meeting .

The rules are available here
The application form is available here

Please send all necessary documents to the EKS Secretariat by email.