Who Can Join?
ECOG membership is open to researchers, practitioners and other professionals working on childhood obesity.
The Board accepts also Junior Members i.e. post-graduation students, Ph.D. students, post-doc or researchers younger than thirty years old.
When reaching the age of thirty years, Junior Members shall automatically become Ordinary Members.
Members will be privileged with reduced congress fees at ECOG Annual Meetings as well as with any other facilitation allowed by other Scientific Societies to the ECOG and shall receive all periodical publications and e-publications produced by ECOG.
How To Apply?
You can apply for a membership by submitting this online form.
Once you have presented your application, if the Board accepts it you will receive a welcome letter and you should proceed with the payment of the annual membership fee.
New members are presented at ECOG annual General Assembly.
How Much Does It Cost?
The membership costs €80 per year for the members of Western Europe and €40 for the members of Eastern Europe.
Also, there is a €6 fee for international transfers, as agreed by all the major banks, starting in January 2006.
The status of Junior Membership grants a reduced annual fee but no rights to vote.
Active ECOG’s members are those who are up-to-date with the annual dues.