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NANOS MEMBERSHIP
We invite you to join the North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society (NANOS). The Society is dedicated to the achievement of excellence in patient care through the support and promotion of education, communication, research, and the practice of Neuro-Ophthalmology.

MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS INCLUDE THE FOLLOWING:

  • Subscription to Journal of Neuro-Ophthalmology
  • Voting Rights
  • Access to Member Directory
  • Access to the Neuro-Ophthalmology Curricula
  • Patient Information
  • Mentorship Program Participation
  • Networking Opportunities
  • Career Planning
  • Volunteer Opportunities
  • Research Assistance Program
  • Complimentary Job Postings
  • Posting Rights/Access to Archives for the Scientific Discussion List Serve
  • Discounted NANOS Meeting Rates (approximately 30 hours of CME available)
  • Archival Materials from Past Meetings

NEW MEMBERSHIP APPLICATION DETAILS


 CANDIDATE:  Those eligible for this membership status are Residents, Fellows-in-training, and former Fellows whose training is completed and are board eligible.

Required Membership application materials:

  • Completed application with payment
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • 1 written letter of recommendation from a NANOS Fellow
  • Copy of Board USMLE (if applicable)

Candidate Membership pricing:
Residents: $100 (JNO electronic version only; no print copy)
Fellows-in-Training/Board Eligible: $200 + $50 initiation fee (JNO electronic version only; no print copy)

Click on the link below that corresponds to your level of training to access the online Candidate Membership applications.


ACTIVE & INTERNATIONAL ACTIVE: Those eligible for ACTIVE membership status have been certified in Neurology by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, or in Neurosurgery by the American Board of Neurosurgery, or in Ophthalmology by the American Board of Ophthalmology, or in Neurology by the American Osteopathic Board of Neurology and Psychiatry, or in Ophthalmology by the American Osteopathic Colleges of Ophthalmology and Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, or in Neurology, Neurosurgery or Ophthalmology by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.

Those eligible for INTERNATIONAL ACTIVE membership status have graduated from a foreign medical school recognized by the World Health Organization (WHO) and who show evidence of having passed the requirements for license to practice medicine in their home country or country of residence; AND who have completed postgraduate training in Neurology, Ophthalmology or Neurosurgery who are certified by the licensing authority in their country or by an internationally-recognized agency that grants accreditation in these specialties, OR who have been recognized specialists in Neuro-Ophthalmology in their country for at least five years; and have achieved distinction in clinical practice, teaching or research

Required Membership application materials:

  • Completed application with payment
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • 1 written letter of recommendation from a NANOS Fellow
  • Copy of US/International Board Certification

Active/International Active Membership pricing: $400 + $50 initiation fee (JNO electronic version and print copy)  

Click on the link below to access the online Active/International Active Membership application.


ASSOCIATE: Those eligible for this membership status have graduated from any medical school recognized by the World Health Organization (WHO), who show evidence of having passed the requirements for license to practice medicine in their home country or country of residence and who are practicing in clinical specialties of Neurology, Neurosurgery or Ophthalmology or in other fields related to Neuro-Ophthalmology; or those Persons, including physicians or holders of an advanced degree, practicing or engaged in non-clinical fields relating to Neuro-Ophthalmology.

Required Membership application materials:

  • Completed application with payment
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • 1 written letter of recommendation from a NANOS Fellow
  • Copy of US/International Board Certification

Associate Membership pricing: $400 + $50 initiation fee (JNO electronic version and print copy)
    

Click on the link below to access the online Associate Membership application.


MEMBER STATUS UPDATE DETAILS


FELLOW and INTERNATIONAL FELLOW: Those eligible for this membership status are NANOS Active Members who have been a member for minimum of 3 years and have attended a minimum of 5 NANOS Annual Meetings. Eligible candidates must also have demonstrated special achievement in clinical Neuro-Ophthalmology and have completed one year of Neuro-Ophthalmology Fellowship, or have practiced clinical Neuro-Ophthalmology or have performed research in Neuro-Ophthalmology for 3 years.

Required Fellow Membership Status application materials:

  • Completed application
  • Curriculum Vitae with a cover letter
  • 2 written letters of recommendation from NANOS Fellows

Click on the link below to download the Fellow and International Fellow Status Membership application.


ACTIVE, INTERNATIONAL or FELLOW SENIOR: Those eligible for this membership status are over 65 years old, disabled, or fully retired, and have been a member for a minimum of 5 years.

Required Senior Membership Status application materials:

  • Written letter addressed to the NANOS Membership Committee requesting senior status including qualifications

If you would like to mail, fax, or email your application, please select the application type below and complete the form. Once you have completed the application form, please send the application along with ALL of the other required application materials outline above, to the NANOS Executive Office.

Resident
Fellow-in-Training/Board Eligible Fellows
International/Active/Associate Member

QUESTIONS?:

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact the NANOS Executive Office

NANOS Executive Office
5841 Cedar Lake Road, Suite 204 | Minneapolis, MN 55416
Tel:  (952) 646-2037 | Fax:  (952) 545-6073 | Email:  info@nanosweb.org

 

 

 

 

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