Benefits

You can find information about the benefits of becoming a member of the Association of Breast Surgery below.

Full, Overseas, Retired, Affiliate or Mammary Fold Associate Members

 

  • Discounted registration fee for annual ABS Conference and/or Trainees Meeting
  • Free membership for nurses working in Breast Units in the UK or Ireland where there is a full member of the ABS
  • Affiliate membership of European Society of Surgical Oncology (ESSO)*
  • Free subscription to the European Journal of Surgical Oncology in electronic format**
  • Access to online CPD materials
  • Opportunity to apply for ABS Fellowships
  • Information about relevant training courses and conference
  • Information on audits
  • Access to guidelines and patient information
  • Access to members' area of the ABS website

*In order to facilitate these membership benefits the ABS passes the relevant members' addresses to ESSO and the EJSO. Please note that ESSO membership and EJSO subscription is not available to Junior Grades.

**An additional annual fee of £44 is payable for members wishing to receive a paper copy of the EJSO.

Click here to find out how to become an ABS Member.


Breast Unit Nurse Members

 

  • Free membership for nurses working in Breast Units in the UK or Ireland where there is a full member of the ABS
  • Discounted registration fee for annual ABS Conference and/or Trainees Meeting
  • Opportunity to elect a the ABS Nursing Trustee to raise specific nursing issues
  • Access to online CPD materials
  • Opportunity to apply for ABS Fellowships
  • Information about relevant training courses and conference
  • Information on audits
  • Access to guidelines and patient information
  • Access to members' area of the ABS website

Click here to find out how to become a Breast Unit Nurse Member.