The Medical Specialty for Communication Disorders


The purposes of the Union are to:

  • promote cooperation amongst phoniatricians in Europe
  • promote the scientific and the professional development of phoniatrics

To achieve these goals the Union:

  • organises scientific and professional meetings and congresses in European countries
  • appoints committees for special purposes
  • maintains a website that puts out information for its members and for the general public
  • acts as the representative of its members on medical and non-medical scientific and professional corporations and in public
  • cooperates with other medical and non-medical organisations.