MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS

ASSOCIATE MEMBERSHIP

    • Free access to UKITE examinations
    • Annual Registrars Congress
    • Smith and Nephew Travelling Fellowship and German Travelling Fellowship
    • GT du Toit Registrars Prize
    • Reduced registration fee for the annual SAOA congress
    • South African Orthopaedic Journal
    • Bone & Joint 360
    • Online members portal which includes comprehensive list of members of the Association and their contact details
    • Awards and research grants
    • SAOA Bulletin and regular Presidential /SAOA emails to keep you informed as to best practice and developments with the practice of orthopaedic surgery
    • SAOA input to Educational Standards Committee and College
    • Input to Exco through registrar committee

FULL MEMBERSHIP

    • Coordination of Subspecialty Groups
    • South African Orthopaedic Journal
    • Bone & Joint 360
    • Peer mentorship
    • Advocacy with Government and Funders on behalf of the membership
    • Reduced registration fee for the annual SAOA congress
    • Online members portal which includes comprehensive list of members of the Association and their contact details
    • SAOA endorsed Fellowships, ABC Fellowships, Grants and Awards
    • SAOA Bulletin and regular Presidential /SAOA emails to keep you informed as to best practice and developments with the practice of orthopaedic surgery

AFFILIATE MEMBERSHIP

    • All benefits of Full membership but not eligible to vote at meetings

EMERITUS MEMBERSHIP

    • All the benefits of Full membership with no annual membership fee

EXTRAORDINARY MEMBERSHIP

    • All the benefits of Full membership but not eligible to vote at meetings