Why Join

Join over 14,000 Gastrointestinal Endoscopists worldwide by making ASGE your professional home for everything GI endoscopy.  Benefit from the latest science, innovation, training, tools and resources to keep you at the forefront of the field and to support your efforts to provide high-quality patient care.

Membership includes free and discounted resources that support clinical practice, learning, and practice operations that allow you to stay up-to-date with the changes and trends in the field of GI Endoscopy. 

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Membership Categories

ASGE has nine membership categories that parallel with the varying stages of one’s career. Choose the membership category that is best for you and join today!

  • Active*—Physicians in the U.S. and Canada

  • International—Physicians practicing outside the U.S.
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  • Trainee—Full-time US or International training status in a fully accredited program or international equivalent.
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  • Honorary—Conferred upon by ASGE Board

  • Senior—Ages 70+ and retired

  • Associate—Registered nurses, technicians, physician assistants and nurse practitioners

  • Industry—Industry representatives who do not practice endoscopy but demonstrate special interest in the field

  • Affiliate—Individuals who do not practice endoscopy but demonstrate special interest in the field, such as Practice Managers, Directors, Administrators, Coders, Billers, and PharmD's

  • Student / Resident—Must be enrolled in a U.S., Canadian or international medical school

*Only Active members and Fellows (FASGE) of the Society have the right to vote and to hold office.  All membership applicants are required to meet criteria established by the ASGE Governing Board.

FASGE Designation

The designation of Fellow signifies an individual who has made significant contributions to the field of Endoscopy.


The ASGE Customer Care Team is ready to answer your questions regarding membership.  Please call (630) 573-0600 or email membership@asge.org.