Frans Hilgers

Medical and research background and activities

  • German Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Plastische und Wiederherstellungschirurgie; DGPW) (corresponding member) 2005
  • German Society of ORL/H&N (corresponding member) 1998
  • American Academy Otolaryngology‑Head&Neck Surgery (corresponding member) 1996
  • European Laryngological Association 1995
  • European Study Group for Functional Surgery Following Laryngectomy (EGFL; founding member) 1993
  • Dutch Head and Neck Oncology Cooperative Group 1984 (board member 1988‑1996)
  • American Head and Neck Society (corresponding member of both founding societies) 1984
  • Eye and Orbita Tumor Committee (National Cancer Committee) 1980-2000
  • Netherlands Oncology Society 1979
  • British Association for Head and Neck Oncology (corresponding member) 1979
  • Netherlands Society of Oral and Maxillo‑Facial Surgery (associated member) 1979
  • Netherlands Society of Oto-Rhino-Laryngology and Cervico‑Facial Surgery 1978