The ASOPRS Bylaws define reciprocal recognition as follows:
(1). The Executive Committee may grant reciprocal recognition to international societies or associations of oculofacial plastic surgery if those societies or associations:
- Have specific requirements related to the practice of oculofacial plastic surgery for membership and
- Conduct an annual meeting with primary emphasis on oculofacial plastic surgery to which ASOPRS members are invited to attend and if
- The Executive Secretary of ASOPRS receives written notification from the president of the international Society of satisfaction of the above requirements.