Why join the ISPRM

The primary reason to become a member of our international organization, the ISPRM, is to be able to participate in a large-scale mission aimed to advance the specialty of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine in all parts of the world.

The personal benefits of becoming individual active member of the ISPRM and/or member of a National PRM Society affiliated with the ISPRM are listed below:

Benefits of the Individual Active Member:

  • entitled to vote for representatives to the Assembly of Delegates who will have the right to vote
  • eligible to be elected or appointed to any position in the Board and Executive Committee
  • receipt of the ISPRM electronic newsletter News and Views
  • eligible to a reduced registration fee for the ISPRM World Congresses and Endorsed Conferences
  • eligible to reduced subscription fee of official journal(s) of ISPRM
  • access to rich educational materials, professional forums and special-interest groups through the  members-only parts of the ISPRM web site
  • free access to electronic version of Journal of Rehabilitation Medicine
  • eligible to publish announcements or articles in N&V about your own PRM-related congress or activity
  • provision of membership certificate.

Benefits of the National Societies Member:

  • entitled to nominate one representative to the Board with the right to vote.
  • members of the National Society are eligible to be elected to the Board.
  • receipt of the News and Views monthly on the e-mail address appointed by the Society.
  • eligible to publish announcements or articles in N&V about the activities of the Society.
  • eligible to a bid for organizing an ISPRM World Congress according to the rules set up by ISPRM.
  • the advantage of belonging to the international society that is defending the rights of the specialty.
  • the advantage to have ISPRM as spokesman towards the WHO.