AFS Position statements

AFS Position statements

The AFS have published their initial position statements: definition of a foregut surgeon and appropriate patient selection and use of magnetic sphincter augmentation.   Click here for more information.

New Membership Portal

We have grown- which is great!!! We have developed our own membership database. Click here to log in. If you have not logged in to this system previously, click on forgot my password and enter the email address that you used to register. You will receive an email with login information. After you have logged […]

Esophageal Diagnostics course- registration open

Registration is now open for our Esophageal Diagnostics course October 12-13, 2019, The Scottsdale Resort at McCormick Ranch. Please click here to register. Registration is limited, so sign up early. ACCREDITATION STATEMENT This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education […]

Inaugural Meeting Videos now on our YouTube channel

All talks from our Inaugural meeting are now available on our YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCd-wrcpADHT-rEk9ywwgHtQ  

EndoscopyNow app available

EndoscopyNow Introduces Robust Mobile Application for GI Endoscopy Community The EndoscopyNow application is specialty-agnostic and strives to bring all types of news, clinical data, product information and procedural insights to physicians, nurses, technologists and allied professionals with interests in gastrointestinal diseases.

AFS Committees coming together

The committees are coming together. If you have expressed interest, you should be hearing soon. If you want to be involved click here to send message. Go to our committees page to learn more.

Facebook group: AFS Collaboration

We have created a facebook group: AFS Collaboration. This is for members of the AFS. Click here to join. By joining the group, you have agreed to maintain HIPAA standards and professional courtesies.

Talks available on Youtube

The talks given at our inaugural meeting are now being posted to our Youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCd-wrcpADHT-rEk9ywwgHtQ?view_as=subscriber

Incredible Attendance at the AFS Inaugural Meeting

We had 456 attendees and 27 industry supporters at our meeting this last weekend in Las Vegas. Stay tuned for information re: committee development. If you want to be involved- let us know: [email protected] Join the movement and become a member! Mark your calendar next year: March 19-21, 2020 Hyatt Regency, Orange County, California

Research Fellowship Opportunity

Norton Thoracic Institute: Research (Clinical) fellowship The research fellow will be involved in the esophageal disease laboratory with esophageal studies, maintaining functional studies and surgical databases. Fellows will be encouraged to pick retrospective and prospective studies with faculty members of their choice. The fellows will have any opportunity to avail access to animal, basic science […]