IADFS membership

Membership of IADFS is open to diabetic foot surgeons who actively work with the diabetic foot or for other reasons have an interest in surgery on the diabetic foot.

To meet the membership criteria you must have a degree in a surgical discipline and either are currently, will be or  have been, performing surgery on the diabetic foot.

Honorary memberships may be granted to distinguished professionals who have made extraordinary contributions to IADFS or to development of surgery on the diabetic foot.

Representatives from the industry may be member of the association, but are not allowed to stand for or vote in elections for the IADFS Board.

Membership benefits

  • Become a part of an international network of surgeons working with diabetic foot syndrome
  • Receive a membership certificate confirming your involvement in IADFS
  • Get a discount on the registration to IADFS and its partners organized events.

Membership Fee

  • Ordinary member: Membership for 3 years, 150 EUR

Ordinary members can run for board and vote at the Annual General Meeting


  • Industry member: Membership for 1 year, 500 EUR

Industry members can not run for the board or vote at the Annual General Meeting.


Membership fees should be paid by bank transfer upon acceptance of membership.

Memberships start the day, the payment is received.

If a member wish to terminate his or her membership, this must be done in writing to the Secretariat - info@cap-partner.eu.

How to Apply for Membership

To apply for membership please:

1. Fill in the membership form

2. Send the membership form and your CV to info@cap-partner.eu

3. After your application has been reviewed you will receive payment details

4. After we have received your payment, we will send your membership certificate.


Evaluations of new applicants will be undertaken by the IADFS board.