CSOHNS Membership

Who Can Join


ACTIVE membership is open to graduates in medicine of a Medical School approved by the Board of Directors of the Society. In addition the individual must hold a certificate in otolaryngology-head and neck surgery of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, or an equivalent qualification approved by the Board of Directors of the Society.

ASSOCIATE membership is open to all residents in training in Canadian otolaryngology programs or be a Canadian citizen in an otolaryngology training program approved by the Board of Directors of the Society.

AFFILIATE membership is open to those individuals who are actively undertaking professional work in areas relating to otolaryngology-head and neck surgery, although they need not be otolaryngology-head and neck surgeons or necessarily physicians.

EMERITUS membership are ACTIVE members in good standing who have fifteen (15) years or more of membership in the Society, have reached the age of sixty-five (65) or having retired from active practice. The request for emeritus membership must be made in writing to the Secretary of the Society.

Membership Application

TO APPLY for MEMBERSHIP in the Society, please:

  • DOWNLOAD the CSOHNS Membership Form (.doc);
  • PRINT the form, complete it and FAX it back to the Society’s office at (519) 846-9529;
  • FOR SECURITY REASONS, please DO NOT EMAIL this information.