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2016 membership application form

If you were previously a member of the SOGC and wish to reactivate your account, please fill out the membership application form and submit with payment.  Your old account will then be updated and reactivated.


According to SOGC bylaws, all members must be in good standing with their licensing college.

When you elect to become a member of the Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Canada, you will be able to receive the Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Canada (JOGC). However, in order for us to provide you with the Journal electronically, we will need your consent. You may withdraw your consent at any time. Please refer to our privacy policy for more details.

Membership classes

Valid for January 1 to December 31, 2016:

Ob/gyn member*
(Canadian only)

Life (retired from the practice of ob/gyn)

Affiliate member**
(Canadian only)

Health care professional
Family physician
Registered midwife
Registered nurse/Nurse practitioner
Family medicine resident
Student in health care training/research

Affiliate member***
(outside of Canada)

Ob/gyn (USA)



Definition of the member classes in the Society: 

*Ob/gyn member (Canadian only) shall be available only to individuals who are:

a) licensed to practice as specialists in obstetrics and gynaecology;
b) retired from the practice of obstetrics and gynaecology who, prior to retirement, were eligible to be members of the SOGC;
c) undergoing education in obstetrics and gynaecology as a resident or fellow.

**Affiliate members (Canadian only) shall be available only to individuals who are:

a) engaged in medical research, or health care policy, in the field of obstetrics and gynaecology or reproductive health;
b) licensed to practice Medicine (other than in obstetrics and gynaecology);
c) licensed as a Registered Midwife;
d) licensed as a Registered Nurse or Nurse Practitioner;
e) undergoing education in Medicine (other than in obstetrics and gynaecology) as a resident;
f) undergoing training in medical school, nursing or midwifery at a recognized educational institution.

***Affiliate members (living outside of Canada) shall be available only to individuals who are:

a) licensed to practice in obstetrics and gynaecology in their respective countries.