HOW TO BECOME A MEMBER

Membership of AANZGOSA is open to all surgeons and associated health professionals with an interest in diseases affecting the upper gastrointestinal tract, including diseases of the stomach and the oesophagus.

BENEFITS OF FULL MEMBERSHIP

  • Discount of Annual Scientific Meeting registration fees
  • Subscription to a bi-monthly electronic newsletter
  • Development of multi-site clinical projects
  • AANZGOSA website – Find a surgeon
  • Eligibility to attend the AGM, stand for election, and participate in Association activities
  • Opportunity to network with peers
  • AANZGOSA Post Fellowship training program

BENEFITS OF ASSOCIATE MEMBERSHIP

  • Discount of Annual Scientific Meeting registration fees
  • Subscription to a bi-monthly electronic newsletter
  • Development of multi-site clinical projects
  • Eligibility to participate in Association activities
  • Opportunity to network with peers
  • AANZGOSA Post Fellowship training program (does not include Allied Health)

MEMBERSHIP CATEGORIES

FULL MEMBER – $300pa

Medical practitioners with an interest un Upper Gastrointestinal, Gastric, and/or Oesophageal surgery practice who hold FRACS or equivalent. Full members are entitled to full voting rights, and may stand for office.

ASSOCIATE MEMBER – $150pa

Trainees or retired Upper Gastrointestinal surgeons.

Allied health member – Dietitians, Clinical Nurse Coordinators, Cancer Nurse Specialists, Clinical Nurses, Patient Navigators, Physiotherapists, Speech pathologists and any other health professionals working in the area of Upper Gastrointestinal, Gastric and/or Oesophageal practice.

Associate members do not have voting rights, and are unable to stand for office.

MEMBERSHIP RENEWALS ARE DUE JULY 1ST EACH YEAR

A discounted subscription is available to members who are also financial members of AANZHPBA; $250 for full membership of both Associations each, $125 for Associate membership of both Associations each. Membership fees need to be paid directly to each association (either cannot accept both).

AANZGOSA Membership can be cancelled at any time by Submitting a request in writing to the Secretariat.

PURCHASE ONLINE

Before making an online payment, please be sure that you have been accepted as a member by the board. DO NOT PAY IF YOU HAVE NOT COMPLETED AN APPLICATION AND BEEN APPROVED AT BOARD LEVEL. (This warning applies only to new memberships).