How to become a member of IATVS?
Full Membership of the International Association of TransVoice Surgeons is open to Laryngologists and ENT surgeons who hold a special interest in transgender voice surgery or voice deepening surgery. A minimum of 25 interventions in the field of voice feminization or voice deepening must have been performed.
Associate members are SLPs (Speech-Language Pathologists) or Surgeons who don’t yet meet the full membership criteria (number of procedures) as well as ENT surgeons in training. Associate members don’t have the right to vote.
To qualify for membership, applicants must fill out a form detailing their transgender voice surgery work with a dedicated section.
The final decision on membership application shall be taken by the board, by way of a majority vote within 4 weeks.
Membership fees for a Full Member will be 100 € per year payable in advance. Membership always refers to a full calendar year.