Active Membership

The "Active" membership category is for individuals who can present documented evidence of successful completion of an accredited training program that includes gastrointestinal endoscopy, administered by physicians and/or surgeons, during a fellowship in an adult or pediatric gastroenterology (or surgical residency) training program including at least one of the following: upper gastrointestinal endoscopy, laparoscopy, colonoscopy or endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography.

  • The applicant must be sponsored by an "Active" or "Senior" member of the Society. If Board Certified in GI the sponsor will be waived for Active applicants. Board certification information must be included on the application.
  • Full requirements are found in the ASGE Bylaws.
  • Annual Dues: $445 + a one-time $100 initiation fee when joining.
  • Join for: $545 (includes one-time $100 initiation fee)

Benefits of Active Membership

Learn about the full Benefits of Active Membership.  The membership review process takes approximately three to five weeks. While awaiting a final decision from the Board, candidates may enjoy benefits as a Provisional Member.

Apply for Active Membership

  1. Application Fee: $545 (this includes a one-time initiation fee of $100)
  2. Sponsor Form (Waived if proof of Board Certification in GI is provided with the application.)
  3. Application Form - Select One

More Information

If you have any questions regarding ASGE membership, email the Membership Department at or call (866) 353-ASGE (2743) or (630) 573-0600.