As an active member of the International Association for Surgical Metabolism and Nutrition you will have some of the world experts in the field of surgical nutrition and metabolism close by within the same society. This network gives great opportunities for a mutual exchange and support between surgeons.


Membership in the organization shall be limited to surgeons or professionals in related fields of good professional standing, who have a major interest and an active practice in surgical metabolism and nutrition. Contributions to the scientific literature pertinent to surgical pathophysiology will be an important factor in determining membership.


Membership benefits

IASMEN membership benefits include:


  • IASMEN members are automatically accepted as members of the umbrella organization International Society of Surgery (ISS/SIC).


  • Complimentary subscription to the World Journal of Surgery - print version of 12 issues per year.


  • Access to the online version of the World Journal of Surgery including e-publications in advance of the print journal and manuscripts that include streaming video.


  •     Free online access to the following 10 additional surgical Springer journals:

          - Annals of Surgical Oncology

          - Archives of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery

          - International Journal of Colorectal Diseases

          - Journal of Hepato-Biliary-Pancreatic Surgery

          - Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery

          - Langenbeck's Archives of Surgery

          - Neurosurgical Review

          - Pediatric Surgery International

          - Surgery Today

          - Surgical Endoscopy


  • Discounted registration fee at the biennial International Surgical Week ISW (World Congress of Surgery) and given priority for inclusion as abstract reviewers, moderators and/or speakers.


IASMEN membership application

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