Industry Opportunities

By partnering with the corporate community, ASGE is able to promote excellence in endoscopic training and practice with the ultimate goal of improving patient outcomes. ASGE invites you to consider supporting the future of the profession through professional education, research and public outreach.

ARIA Industry Training Program

The ARIA Program provides customizable, GI topic-based education to keep industry representatives on top of the changing gastroenterology environment.

The ARIA program has two main goals:  

  • Educate the GI sales force and other industry representatives on today's most relevant gastroenterology and endoscopy topics.
  • Recognize those who have demonstrated deep commitment to GI through completion of this comprehensive, full-spectrum gastroenterology program.

Course Director(s) & Faculty:

Dr BobThukralChandrashekhar "Bob" Thukral, MD, PhD, Chair
Rockford Gastroenterology Associates
Rockford, Il 

Dr. Chandrashekhar Thukral, MD, PhD is a staff gastroenterologist and current president at Rockford Gastroenterology Associates in Rockford , Illinois. He received his MD degree in 2001 from the University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Medicine. He completed his Internal Medicine residency and Gastroenterology fellowship at the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center/Harvard Medical School in Boston, Massachusetts. He has over 16 years of experience in treating a wide range of gastrointestinal disorders and has a special interest in taking care of patients with inflammatory bowel disease. He is affiliated with OSF Saint Anthony’s Medical Center and Swedish American Hospital in Rockford. He is also a Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine at the University of Illinois College of Medicine in Rockford where he is involved in teaching medical students and residents.
Colleen M. Schmitt, MD, MHS, FASGE
Colleen Schmitt, MD, FASGE

Galen Medical Group
Chattanooga, TN

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Adam Cheifetz, M.D.
Director, Center for Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Associate Professor of Medicine Harvard Medical School
Douglas Pleskow
Douglas Pleskow MD, AGAF, FASGE
Associate Professor of Medicine

Harvard Medical School Clinical  Chief, Division of Gastroenterology
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Boston, MA

Joseph J. Vicari
Joseph J. Vicari, MD
Rockford Gastroenterology Associates
Rockford, Il


Corporate Partners Program

The ASGE Corporate Partners Program  offers an opportunity to cultivate and  enrich your relationships with ASGE  members throughout the world.

Becoming a Partner demonstrates your shared commitment to grow the field of  gastroenterology. The Corporate Partners Program nurtures that growth through sharing data, connecting with members, promoting your organization, providing  expert knowledge from ASGE physicians and recognizing our Partners’ contributions to GI endoscopy.


ASGE Corporate Partners Program Brochure
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Marketing Opportunities

Exhibit Opportunities

ASGE offers exhibit opportunities to pharmaceutical and medical device companies at many of its courses and conferences.

IT&T Rentals

Rent the ASGE state of the art facility complete with auditorium, bio-skills lab and fully wired conference rooms for industry training or sales meetings.

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Contact Sales and Business Development

Linda kay Tyler- Sr. Director of Sales & Business Development - 630.570.5601
Vanita Jordan Moore- Sr. Manager of Sales & Business Development– 630.570.5625
Martin Roth- Manager of Corporate Relations– 630.570.5652
Glen Hildebrandt- Sales Manager of Facility Rentals 630.570.5653

Bill Spilman- ASGE Ad Sales Representative -309.483.6467