Resident Membership

Resident membership is open to residents in programs approved by the American Board of Neurological Surgery, Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons in Canada or the Mexican Council of Neurological Surgery; or, in a fellowship immediately following the completion of a neurological training program (Residency must have been completed at an accredited program within North America). Residents enrolled in osteopathic (DO) neurosurgery not accredited by the ACGME will only be eligible for CNS Resident Membership under the sponsorship of their Resident Program Director - provided the Program Director is an Active CNS member. Apply today

Benefits of Resident Membership

The benefits of Resident membership include:

Resident membership is complimentary.

Are You Eligible?

CNS Resident members must be in good standing in a neurological training program in North America accredited by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education, the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons in Canada, or the Mexican Council of Neurological Surgery; or, in a fellowship immediately following the completion of a neurological training program (Residency must have been completed at an accredited program within North America). Residents enrolled in osteopathic (DO) neurosurgery not accredited by the ACGME will only be eligible for CNS Resident Membership under the sponsorship of their Resident Program Director - provided the Program Director is an Active CNS member.

Apply for Membership Today

Resident membership is provided completely complimentary through educational grants to residents.

  • Residents in ACGME accredited programs are automatically granted CNS membership at the commencement of their programs and should not apply.
  • Residents in Canadian, Mexican, and DO programs must submit a Resident membership application, verification of training and a one-time, non-refundable application fee of $25 via credit card, check, or money order (must be in U.S. dollars drawn on a U.S. bank), made payable to the Congress of Neurological Surgeons.

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You also can download an application. For more information, contact us.