• Applicants for Medical Student Membership in the Congress of Neurological Surgeons (CNS) must:

    1. Be a medical student in good standing, enrolled in an accredited US medical school or accredited Canadian medical school, approved by the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC), the American Osteopathic Association (AOA), or the Faculties of Medicine of Canada (AFMC).
    2. Submited a signed letter from the medical school Dean, Neurosurgery Department Chairman, or enrollment official that the application is a medical student in good standing, and send directly to:

    Congress of Neurological Surgeons
    10 N. Martingale Road
    Suite 290
    Schaumburg, IL 60173 USA
    E-mail: 
    Fax: 847 240 0804

    CNS Medical Student Membership is now offered complimentary to eligible medical students. After your application has been reviewed by the Membership Committee and approved by the CNS Executive Committee, your membership will be activated and you will receive a welcome letter. Also, Medical Student Membership will renew automatically and terminate upon graduation from medical school. Once accepted into an accredited Residency Program, you are encouraged to reapply for CNS Resident Membership.

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