Individual Membership

The Members of ECCO are healthcare professionals, and scientists interested in IBD. ECCO offers various levels of Membership to its Individual Members.

  • This membership type is available for medical professionals with a special interest in IBD (completed university degree).  If you are under 35 (born in 1983 or later) or are still in training, please refer to the Y-ECCO Membership. The following professions may register for this membership type: Clinical researcher, Endoscopist, Fellow/Trainee (born in 1982 or before), Histopathologist, Industry, Paediatrician, Pathologist, Physician, Radiologist, Scientist, Surgeon, Other professions.

    Annual fee: EUR 120-
    3-year Membership fee 2019-2021: EUR 300.- (save 20%)
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  • This membership type may be attractive for young medical doctors under the age of 35 (born in 1983 or later) or still in training. If you are over 35 but still in training, please submit your certificate of training status to the ECCO Office. The following professions may register for this membership type: Clinical researcher, Endoscopist, Fellow/Trainee, Histopathologist, Industry, Paediatrician, Pathologist, Physician, Radiologist, Scientist, Student, Surgeon

    Annual fee: EUR 100-
    3-year Membership fee 2019-2021: EUR 240.- (save 20%)
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  • This membership type is open to nurses and includes access to educational events and activities especially targeted at IBD nurses. The following professions may register for this membership type: IBD nurse, Research nurse.
    Annual fee: EUR 25-
    3-year Membership fee 2019-2021: EUR 75.- 
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  • The Affiliate Membership is open to a holder of a post-graduate non-medical degree professionally affiliated with the field of IBD (e.g.: dietitian, pharmacist, psychologist) who is not an industry representative.
    Annual fee: EUR 25-
    3-year Membership fee 2019-2021: EUR 75.- 
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  • Honorary Membershipis awarded to individuals who have made a significant contribution to ECCO with a substantive impact on the association’s development and success in achieving its mission and goals. Currently, ECCO has 16 Honorary Members who provide advice and guidance by participating in the Strategic Council.

Information: Please note that ECCO Membership is an annual membership (valid from January 1 – December 31 of a year, irrespective of time of membership application).


To reach our mission, our members can access the following ECCO Initiatives:

  • Reduced registration fee for the annual ECCO Congress for the year of membership (according to congress website)
  • Free subscription to online JCC – Journal of Crohn’s and Colitis (12 online issues/year) *
  • e-CCO Learning including e-CCO Courses and e-CCO Library
  • Monthly eNewsletter on all ECCO activities and latest news on IBD
  • Free subscription to the quarterly ECCO News – The society’s magazine
  • Membership login to www.ecco-ibd.eu (reports of the General Assembly)
  • Educational and networking activities for graduates, fellows and nurses
  • Eligibility to participate in Guidelines, ECCO Fellowships, Grants and Travel Awards
  • Voting rights in General Assembly (President-Elect, Treasurer, Secretary)

* For Regular Members (incl. Y-ECCO) only; online access only

Note:
As of 2013, Regular/Y-ECCO Membership includes online access only to the Journal of Crohn’s and Colitis (JCC) for the year of membership; print subscriptions for ECCO Members are available for EUR 49.00 (plus applicable country tax) per year, please contact our publisher Oxford University Press at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


ECCO 3-year Membership

Pay now already for 3 years in advance (membership for 2019-2021) - no need to renew each year! Regular and Y-ECCO Members can save up to 20% by paying for 3 years in advance. Register your 3-year Membership online or contact the ECCO Office by email (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) or by phone +43-(0)1-710 22 42.


Group Membership

It is now also possible to apply and pay for ECCO Membership for a group of people online. With the option "Add Membership" one or more existing ECCO Members can be selected for renewal, and/or new persons can be registered for membership. Please contact the ECCO Office by email (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) or by phone +43-(0)1-710 22 42 if you require further information, and to receive an invoice for group membership payments.


    ECCO is proud to welcome individual members from 82 different countries (as of May 23, 2018).

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    Membership application

    If you fulfill any of the membership criteria above and are interested in becoming an ECCO Member, please click here:

    Register/Renew


    For any questions related to individual membership, please contact the ECCO Office.

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