Applicants for active membership in the Child Neurology Society must be board certified or board eligible by the
American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology in Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology, or may
seek active membership on the basis of Meritorious Contributions.
Applicants applying for active membership who are not certified or eligible for ABPN certification, but who
have made contributions in investigation, education or health care in the field of Child Neurology, must
provide the following support documentation:
Junior members may change their membership status from Junior to Active membership 1) upon submission of
evidence of completion of training sufficient to be eligible for examination for certification in Neurology
with Special Competence in Child Neurology by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology; 2) the equivalent
Canadian Board; or, 3) completion of one or two) years training in pediatrics and certification in neurology by
the Royal College of Physicians of Canada. This evidence must by means of:
A Medical Student Member is a person enrolled in an Association of American Medical College, The Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons of Canada, or College of Family Physicians of Canada accredited training in Canada.
Note: Medical Student Membership terminates upon graduation from medical school.
Medical School Members accepted in a post-graduate training program approved by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education or the Royal College of Physicians of Canada may be upgraded to Junior Membership in the Society in accordance with Article 1, Section 2.2 by submitting a written request along with a letter of support from an Active Member of the Child Neurology Society.