There are five categories of membership:
Full Members are:
Professors, Senior Lecturers, Consultants, Associate Specialists,
Staff Grades and Breast Physicians.
Associate Members are:
Specialist Registrars, Clinical Assistants and Senior House
Affiliate Members are:
Clinical Nurse Specialists, Specialist Breast Nurses, Researchers
and Allied Health Professionals.
Professionals working in surgical oncology outside the UK. Members
from the Republic of Ireland can choose to join as Full, Associate
or Affiliate members or as an Overseas member.
Professionals who have retired from practice.
Those in training:
Trainees are invited to join SOTA, the Surgical Oncology Trainees
Association. Please see the SOTA section of this website for more