First Year Fellow (FYF) Courses

 

First Year Fellows

Take advantage of hands on training in our state of the art facility!  GI fellows who will begin the first year of their GI fellowship this July, 2019 are eligible to apply to attend our First Year Fellows Endoscopy Course for free by following the steps below:

July 26-27, 2019
July 28-29, 2019
August 2-3, 2019
August 4-5, 2019

Beginning May 1st

  1. Apply for ASGE Trainee membership. Visit www.asge.org, click “Join ASGE” at the top of the page and choose "Trainee" under Membership Categories. Complete the online membership application (from a desktop/laptop). Trainee members pay only $25.00 per year for each year of training! All years of trainee membership must be paid in advance with the application. Fellows, please note: You will be required to enter your Program Director’s name and email address. Please have this information available before beginning the process.

  2. After you have completed the online membership application, you can register for the course. The four possible course dates are listed below. Please choose your date carefully, as any changes made to the course date after submitting the registration will be subject to a $100 administrative fee and can be changed based on availability. Once you have determined the best date, visit the ASGE Course Calendar online, find the First Year Fellows Course listing and then select “register” for the course date you would like to attend.

July 26-27, 2019
July 28-29, 2019
August 2-3, 2019
August 4-5, 2019

  1. Wait for your confirmation letter to confirm your hotel reservations.  Once you have received confirmation that you are enrolled in the course, you may proceed to make your transportation and lodging reservations.  Please note….transportation and lodging are the sole responsibility of the attendee.


 First Year Fellows Course - Frequently Asked Questions

First Year International Fellows

Four International GI fellows who will begin the first year of their GI fellowship between July 1, 2019 and July 1, 2020 can become eligible to attend our First Year Fellows Endoscopy Course for free by completing the following steps below:

Deadline to apply: March 31st, 2019.
  Please email your application to Customer Care at membership@asge.org.

  1. Apply for international trainee membership.  International Trainee members pay only $25.00 per year for each year of training!   Please note: All years of trainee membership must be paid in advance with the application.

  2. Attach the following along with your trainee application:
    • A letter stating why attending the course important to you.
    • A trainee endorsement form signed by your Program Director.
    • A letter from your Program Director stating what type of training program you are in and how many endoscopic procedures you have completed.
    • Choose which dates you are available to attend.  Only one seat is available for each date. 

July 26-27, 2019
July 28-29, 2019
August 2-3, 2019
August 4-5, 2019

  1. Wait for your confirmation letter to confirm your hotel reservations.  Once you have received confirmation that you are enrolled in the course, you may proceed to make your transportation and lodging reservations.  Please note….transportation and lodging are the sole responsibility of the attendee.