THE BENEFITS TO BE A MEMBER OF THE EUROPEAN SOCIETY OF PHYSICAL & REHABILITATION MEDICINE.

  1. You are informed for many important issues of our speciality around Europe.
  2. You have a special discount on registration fees for the European Congresses of PRM from 50-100 euro.
  3. You can be subscriber of our official indexed journal “European Journal of PRM” with special discount.
  4. To be a member of ESPRM you have to pay a membership fee of only 30 euro. With your membership you contribute to the creation of the European solidarity between the PRM specialists; you are a member of our European Family.
  5. You can have free, some e-books of our speciality.
  6. You can be chosen to participate free for two weeks in July to the “European School of Marseille”, operating annually in France, if you are a young specialist or at the final stage of your specialisation in PRM. You will have to pay your flying ticket only.
  7. You can be chosen to participate free for a week to the “Haim Ring Euro-Mediterranean Rehabilitation PRM School”, operating annually in Sicily, if you are a young specialist or at the final stage of your specialisation in PRM. You will have to pay your flying ticket only.
  8. You can be chosen to participate free for a week to the “Robotics Rehabilitation Summer School”, operating annually in Italy, if you are a young specialist or at the final stage of your specialisation in PRM. You will have to pay your flying ticket only.
  9. You can be chosen to participate free for a week to the “Spinal Cord Injuries Rehabilitation Summer School”, operating bi-annually in UK, if you are a young specialist or at the final stage of your specialisation in PRM. You will have to pay your flying ticket only.
  10. You can be chosen to participate free for a week to the “Pain and PRM Summer School”, operating annually in Italy, if you are a young specialist or at the final stage of your specialisation in PRM. You will have to pay your flying ticket only.
  11. You can be chosen to participate free for a week to the “Balneology Summer School”, operating annually in Portugal, if you are a young specialist or at the final stage of your specialisation in PRM. You will have to pay your flying ticket only.
  12. You can be member of a Special Interest Scientific Committee (SISC) of ESPRM, contributing to the scientific field of your work.  
  13. You can seek for the help of the ESPRM for the further development of Rehabilitation Services in your country, or for the organization of specific courses for the improvement of the educational standard and the harmonization of the specialty curriculum around Europe.

With the support of your national society of PRM you can be a candidate to organize in your country a European Congress.

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Individual Members Application


The European Society of P&RM has the following members

National Societies.

National European Societies of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine, recognised as such in their own country and whose membership is primarily composed of qualified physicians, practising physical and rehabilitation medicine. Each national society is entitled to nominate two representatives to the General Assembly with the right to vote but no more than two delegates per country can participate during the GA (one vote for each country) and to hold office. Members of the national societies are eligible to be elected to any position of the Executive Committee and attend all meetings and other activity of the ESPRM.

Individual membership.

All qualified physicians, specialised or trainees in physical and rehabilitation medicine and members of the national society mentioned in Article 1 or in countries that have no national society or where the national society is not a member of ESPRM after a declaration assuring the interest and will to actively support ESPRM and its activities. Individual members will be entitled to nominate 3 of their representatives to the General Assembly who will have the right to attend meetings and other activities of the ESPRM and to vote. Each individual member is eligible (dedicated member 1) to be elected to the General Assembly by the Individual members Assembly and after being elected as a member of the General Assembly he is eligible to be elected to any position of the Executive Committee, with the exception of the position of the President. The term of the Individual members elected to the General Assembly is two years single term, except in case of being elected to the Executive Committee, when they are allowed to complete their four years term as members of the Executive Committee.

Associate members.

Individuals with an academic degree/diploma in a profession/discipline with primary interest in research on physical and rehabilitation medicine and the management of disabled people. Admission to the society as associate member only takes place assuring, on demand the interest and will to actively support ESPRM and its activities and on recommendation by the representative of the national society in the General Assembly. Associate members are entitled to be invited to meetings and other activities of the ESPRM, but shall not have the right to become a member of the General Assembly and to vote or hold office.

Honorary members.

The title “honorary member”, is granted by the General Assembly upon recommendation of the Executive Committee to any person who has made outstanding contributions to the European Society or to the care and management of people with impairment and disabilities. Honorary members are entitled to attend meetings and other activities of the ESPRM, but cannot vote or hold office.

Emeritus members.

The title “emeritus member” is granted by the General Assembly upon recommendation of the Executive Committee to any person who has been a member of ESPRM for at least 10 years, has retired from full professional activity and requests or accepts to be so designated. Emeritus members are entitled to attend meetings and other activities of the ESPRM, but cannot vote or hold office.

Co-operating societies.

May be national or regional societies, institutions and third parties. The terms of this co-operation shall be decided under the contract with the ESPRM, determined case by case.