International Federation of Oto-Rhino-Laryngological Societies (IFOS)
Fédération internationale des sociétés oto-rhino-laryngologiques
1965 Tokyo Japan
1965, Tokyo (Japan). Present Constitution and Bylaws adopted 23 May 1973, Venice (Italy); and revised: 14 Mar 1977, Buenos Aires (Argentina); Jun 1981, Budapest (Hungary); May 1985, Miami FL (USA); 3 Oct 2001, Cairo (Egypt). Registered in accordance with Slovakian law.
Promote the advancement of oto-rhino-laryngology; encourage close international relations among otorhinolaryngologists and coordination among national member societies; represent ORL interests in other international organizations dedicated to prevention and control of diseases and disorders related to ORL or training of otorhinolaryngologists. Mission Statement: Identification of critical, global ORL care needs and communication disorders. Proposing ways to prevent and treat them and setting priorities to their impact on societies.
Events2021-06-19 | Vancouver, Canada – Globalization of healthcare
23 past events available with paid subscription only.
ActivitiesAvailable with paid subscription only.
General Assembly (every 4 years, at World Congress), consisting of delegates of member countries. Executive Committee, comprising 18 members (of whom at least one must be from each of the following continents: Europe, Africa and Middle East, South and West Asia, East Asia, Oceania, North America and Caribbean, Central and South America), plus President, Vice-President and General Secretary 'ex officio'. Ad Hoc Committees. Regional Secretaries (6) for: Africa and Middle-East; Central and South America; Europe; North America and Caribbean; South East Asia and Western Pacific/Oceania; South and Western Asia.
LanguagesAvailable with paid subscription only.
StaffAvailable with paid subscription only.
FinanceAvailable with paid subscription only.
Consultative StatusAvailable with paid subscription only.
Relations with Inter-Governmental OrganizationsAvailable with paid subscription only.
Relations with Non-Governmental OrganizationsAvailable with paid subscription only.
PublicationsAvailable with paid subscription only.
MembersAvailable with paid subscription only.
Type I ClassificationAvailable with paid subscription only.
Type II ClassificationAvailable with paid subscription only.
Subjects *Available with paid subscription only.
UIA Org ID
** UN SDGs are linked to the subject classification.
← return to your search page to find additional profiles.
UIA allows users to access and make use of the information contained in its Databases for the user’s internal use and evaluation purposes only. A user may not re-package, compile, re-distribute or re-use any or all of the UIA Databases or the data* contained therein without prior permission from the UIA.
Data from database resources may not be extracted or downloaded in bulk using automated scripts or other external software tools not provided within the database resources themselves. If your research project or use of a database resource will involve the extraction of large amounts of text or data from a database resource, please contact us for a customized solution.
UIA reserves the right to block access for abusive use of the Database.
* Data shall mean any data and information available in the Database including but not limited to: raw data, numbers, images, names and contact information, logos, text, keywords, and links.