News

Abstract submission deadline extended!!

Due to multiple requests, the deadline for abstract submission has been extended to December 15th. Click here for the submission page.

Mark your Calendars for upcoming AFS annual meetings

The next 5 years of annual meetings have been set: March 18-21, 2021 Gaylord Opryland, Nashville, Tennessee March 17-20, 2022 Gaylord Palms, Kissimmee, Florida March 16-19, 2023 Gaylord Texan, Dallas, Texas March 21-24, 2024 Gaylord Rockies, Denver, Colorado March 20-23, 2025 Gaylord National, Washington DC

Hawaii Course Registration Open

Don’t miss the 35th year of “Medical and Surgical Aspects of Esophageal and Foregut Disorders: Pathophysiology and Treatment” at the Hyatt Regency, Maui. This year we are pleased to again bring together outstanding leaders in the field of Esophageal Disease as faculty. The faculty brings broad experience in benign and malignant esophageal disease and includes […]

Positive Coverage Statement TIF

The AFS Board has approved a positive coverage statement in favor of the TIF procedure. Click here to review.

Position Paper on Confocal Laser Endomicroscopy

The AFS Board has approved the following paper regarding CLE in the diagnosis and management of Barrett’s esophagus. Click here to review.

Inaugural Meeting Videos now on our YouTube channel

All talks from our Inaugural meeting are now available on our YouTube Channel: Watch Videos  

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. To learn more, click here.

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