Join IFSO

IFSO MEMBERSHIP FEES FOR 2018

IFSO Regular Member: 150 USD

This fee includes complimentary subscription to the official journal of the Federation Obesity Surgery (12 print issues + online version) and Surgical Endoscopy (only online version).

IFSO Regular Member: 80 USD ONLINE

This fee includes complimentary subscription to the official journal of the Federation Obesity Surgery and Surgical Endoscopy (only online version).

IFSO Integrated Health Member: 20 USD

This fee does not include any subscription to the official journal of the Federation Obesity Surgery and is available only for Integrated Health Members.

I.H. Members receive an I.H. Membership certificate and a I.H. badge at IFSO Congresses. I.H. Member are not entitled to submit an abstract to be presented in the surgical sessions of the Congress. They can submit abstracts to be presented in the I.H. sessions.

You can apply as Individual Member only if you live in a country where there is no national society of bariatric surgery. Otherwise you can become IFSO member through your national society.

It is not possible to subscribe to SOARD through us.

If you want to subscribe to SOARD please contact ASMBS or visit asmbs.org/ifso-soard

Membership Benefits include:

  • An official IFSO Certificate of Membership
  • Use of the new website to advertise national society activities
  • Reduced subscription rate to Obesity Surgery
  • Reduced subscription rate to SOARD
  • Links to national society websites on the IFSO website
  • Reduced entrance fees to international and regional meetings
  • Membership in a professional global network
  • Regular e-newsletters
  • Listing in the surgeons registry on the IFSO website

For details on how your National Obesity Surgery Society can become a member of IFSO, please contact

IFSO Secretariat
Manuela Mazzarella 

Rione Sirignano, 5
80121 Napoli - ITALY
Ph. 0039 081 7611085
Fax. 0039 081 664372
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