Membership Categories

Membership Categories

SFAO will be essential to the Global technical community and to the Otorhinolaryngology Professionals, researchers everywhere, and be universally recognized for the contributions of the society and of technical professionals in improving global conditions. SFAO has more than 1000 Professional Members and 2000 Student Members from all over the world.

The SFAO membership is available at different levels based on the applicants' academic qualifications and practical experience in Otorhinolaryngology and allied areas. Applicants are invited to seek the highest membership grade they are qualified for. The membership categories are:

Membership categories

Honorary Fellowship

*Honorary Fellowship of SFAO is the highest grade of membership and honours exceptional achievement and service relating to the field of Otorhinolaryngology.

*Honorary Fellowship is one of the most prestigious memberships in the professional association.

This honor is been offered for appreciating your eminence in the field and contribution to an academy of Otorhinolaryngology.

* Besides the benefits of the regular members, Honorary Fellow Members are invited as keynote speakers, Guest of Honor, Editorial Board Members or to join the different committees of Associated Networks or the Journal Editorial board or Reviewers of the Journals and Conferences.

Fellowship

*Fellowship of SFAO will be given to the professionals those who made a prominent contribution to the advancement of Otorhinolaryngology and gained not less than five years experience in a position of senior responsibility.

*SFAO Fellowship will be given to the professionals those could be in the practice and application of Otorhinolaryngology development, managing a team of professionally qualified Doctors or concerned with the senior management, direction or commercial activities of organizations in which the application, study, or advancement is of major importance.

*Professors and Readers at universities, Doctors, Directors in Industry will also be eligible for Fellowship of SFAO.

* Besides the benefits of the regular members, Fellow Members are invited as keynote speakers, session chairs or to join the different committees of Associated Networks or the Journal Editorial board or Reviewers of the Journals and Conferences.

Senior Professional Member

*The grade of Senior Member is conferred to those who have made significant professional contribution in the relevant fields.

* Besides the benefits of the regular members, Senior Members are invited to join the different committees of Associated Networks or the Journal Editorial board or Reviewers of the Journals and Conferences.

Life Time Member

An individual Professional Member can opt the LifeTime Member.

This is a one time (for life time) fees towards the administrative expenses.

Professional Member

Any persons possessing Master’s degree in the field of Otorhinolaryngology and allied areas can apply for the Professional membership of SFAO.

Any persons in the field of Otorhinolaryngology can apply for the Professional membership of SFAO.

Those working in the area of Otorhinolaryngology but not possessing the aforesaid qualifications can also apply for the membership.

Student Member

Any Students pursuing a Master's degree in the field of Otorhinolaryngology and allied areas can apply for student membership of SFAO.

SFAO encourages and supports students by appointing its members to provide necessary guidance to build and globalize their innovative ideas.

With SFAO student membership one could avail a global contact with its professionals associated in the field of Otorhinolaryngology.

Institutional Member

Medical Colleges, Universities/Institutions and Organizations can apply for SFAO institutional membership. SFAO welcomes applications from medical colleges and universities for mutual collaboration to work together for academic advancement and research development in the field of Otorhinolaryngology.

For Being an institutional member,

The Medical college, University/Institution must have at least 50 student members of SFAO.

The Medical College, University/Institution must have four or more life time members in good standing.

The University/Institution must have 25 professional members.

Membership is open to all Otorhinolaryngology and allied departments of the academic Institution/University.