Membership

The membership of the society is restricted to surgeons of high professional standing certified to practice surgery in their respective countries and who devote majority of time in practice and development of breast surgery and pursue research in various aspects of breast diseases.

Membership Benefits
  • World Congress of Surgery WCS (where scientific exchanges between the various surgical specialties are promoted by the means of joint presentations, panels & workshops), Information on international and regional postgraduate courses
  • World Journal of Surgery
  • Access to 9 additional Springer surgical journals
  • Newsletters and other publications
  • International networking opportunities



Membership Requirements
You must be a member of ISS/SIC in order to be considered for membership with BSI. The acceptance of your regular ISS/SIC membership does not grant for membership in the collective member societies. Confirmation of membership in one of the six Collective Member Societies will come from the respective office directly.

The membership of the society is restricted to surgeons of high professional standing certified to practice surgery in their respective countries and who devote majority of time in practice and development of breast surgery and pursue research in various aspects of breast diseases.

If you are an existing ISS/SIC member and wish to become a member of BSI also, please write to Secretary BSI (as below) with your CV.

If you are NOT a member of ISS/SIC, and wish to be a member of the BSI, please visit membership section of the ISS/SIC website http://iss-sic.com/membership.html and apply for ISS/SIC membership online. Please make sure you check the box BSI for additional membership in our Collective Member Specialist Society.

For more information about membership in the Breast Surgery International, please contact:

Owen A. Ung, MD
Suite 52, Ground Floor
Sandford Jackson Building
30 Chasely Street, Auchenflower
Brisbane, QLD 4066
Australia

E-mail:  owenung@bigpond.com

Website:  http://www.bsisurgery.org



International Society of Surgery / Société Internationale de Chirurgie (ISS/SIC)

Membership of BSI is only open to ISS/SIC members with considerable interest and involvement in Breast Surgery and Oncology.

The ISS/SIC, founded in 1902 in Brussels, Belgium, would like to function with two aims in mind:
the ISS/SIC wants to function as a very benevolent “umbrella organization” for to keep the “house of surgery” together for all problems of general interest to all surgical specialties; and
the ISS/SIC has also a vital interest in up keeping general surgery as an important training base.

Collective Member Societies of ISS/SIC
  • International Association of Endocrine Surgeons (IAES)
  • International Association for Trauma Surgery and Intensive Care (IATSIC)
  • International Association for Surgical Metabolism and Nutrition (IASMEN)
  • Breast Surgery International (BSI)
  • International Society for Digestive Diseases (ISDS)
  • Alliance for Surgery and Anesthesia Presence (ASAP)

For more information on the International Society of Surgery please visit their website,  http://www.iss-sic.com.

To know more about membership of the ISS/SIC as well as for membership application, please visit  http://iss-sic.com/membership.html