ESMO and the Portuguese Society of Oncology (SPO) signed a joint membership agreement in 2014. The aim of the partnership is to promote education and scientific initiatives to the Portuguese oncology community.
ESMO - SPO Agreement
Since 1 December 2014, members of the SPO benefit from a simplified membership application process to join ESMO, avoiding the need for a Sponsor (i.e. details of an ESMO member who supports your application) or the need to provide an up-to-date Curriculum Vitae in English.
Additionally, all SPO members eligible for ESMO membership at the €175 fee, will benefit from a reduced annual ESMO membership fee of €130 – saving €45.
If you are a member of the SPO and eligible to receive this discount, please contact ESMO Membership Services who will update your profile in order for you to benefit from the discounted fee at your next renewal.
New ESMO member?
Applicants should follow the normal ESMO membership procedure, on reaching the section asking for membership to another professional oncology society, SPO members should indicate that they are a member of the SPO by checking the appropriate box.
Applicants eligible for ESMO membership at the €175 fee will be proposed the reciprocal membership fee of €130 per annum.
Useful information about joining ESMO
NOTE: Membership Applications must be made to each respective society satisfying membership requirements according to the society statutes. Membership fees are paid separately to the respective secretariats of ESMO and SPO.