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The European Hernia Society is a medical association uniting professionals, industry and patients interested in the repair of abdominal wall defects (called hernias) and other problems related to the abdominal wall.

Our primary aim is to improve patient care in relation to the diagnosis and treatment of abdominal wall disease. We do this by promoting educaton, facilitating the provision of the most uptodate evidence and information on the latest research, technologies, materials and techniques available.

 

Learn about the benefits of the EHS membership and join the EHS family

  • Join a family of #herniafriends to promote best practice in hernia surgery
  • Information about hernia-activities worldwide, national and international congresses, classifications and guidelines
  • Research grants (5000€ economic prize)
  • Travel grants (1000€ economic prize)
  • Extended surgical stay (3000€ per grant) NEW!
  • Scientific activities and educational tools
  • Full open access to Hernia
  • Online access to the EHS Video library
  • Free access to the EHS Registry
  • Free access to hernia section of Incision Academy
  • Reduced registration fee for the EHS Congress
  • Strategic partnership with BJS Society
  • Full online access to BJS and BJS Open
  • Eligible to compete for the BJS prize – for best manuscript submitted to BJS/BJS Open and accepted for presentation at the Annual Congress to the value of 3500 euro for the winner and 1500 euro for the runner up.  All manuscripts accepted for presentation and accepted by BJS/BJS Open for publication will have no publication charges. All other papers accepted by BJS/BJS open will have 50% reduction on APC for open access (as long as EHS member is main or corresponding author).
  • Free access to EHS members only Facebook page – EHS Member’s Speakers’ Corner
  • Reduced application fee to sit the UEMS AWS diploma examination: https://uemssurg.org/working-groups/abdominal-wall-surgery/aws-examination

Single Membership

Full Member

Annually:

€90,00

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Single Membership

Resident

1st year FREE

€45,00

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Via National Chapters

Full Member

Annually:

€80,00

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Via National Chapters

Resident

1st year FREE

Then €40,00

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Full Membership

Allied Healthcare Professional

Annually:

€50,00

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Full Membership

Patient

Annually:

€30,00

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Eastern Europe Members (50% discount)

Eastern Europe Discount

Full Member

Annually:

€45,00

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Eastern Europe Discount

Resident

1st year FREE

Then €22,50

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