Thoracic Surgery in Canada has its unique history and model of practice. The Canadian Association of Thoracic Surgeons (CATS) is an organization representing this legacy and working towards maintaining a vibrant Thoracic community and promoting standards of excellence. Members of the Association have the benefits of close networking with peers Thoracic Surgeons around the country, accessing and sharing information via the Association website and the opportunity to participate in CATS.

Annual Fees

Annual fees payable by Members of the Association shall be as determined from time to time by resolution of Council when approved at an annual meeting of members.

Resident/Fellow, Emeritus and Honorary Members shall be complimentary.

The Executive, for compassionate reasons, may exercise its discretion in reducing or eliminating the fee to individual members.