Joining ESTS Membership in 2015/2016
You can apply to join the ESTS by downloading and returning the application form.
Applications received from 1 April 2015 will be put forward for formal ratification at the General Assembly at the 24th European Conference on General Thoracic Surgery in Istanbul 2016. Applications received, processed and completed by 20th April 2015 will be eligible for reduced early membership registration for Lisbon 2015.
Provisional new members are entitled to the benefits of membership
To renew your membership, click here and select the appropriate option.
Some benefits of membership...
European Journal of Cardiothoracic Surgery (on-line access and mailed monthly)
Interactive Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery (on-line access and mailed monthly)
Reduced registration to ESTS Annual Meeting
Membership of the ESTS Thoracic Surgery Database
Which membership rate will I pay?
Membership fees for 2015 are set at three levels according to the average per capita income in their country. There are special rates available for trainee surgeons, and members of our partner organisations.
We use current World Bank figures (downloadable below) to classify countries as high, medium and low income.
ESTS membership rates are set at three levels, by the country in which members practice. Please check the relevant World Bank figures above to be sure of paying the correct fee. If your country is not listed please contact us for more details on memberships in your country.
All 2015 Membership Options