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JGES International Membership

Japan Gastroenterological Endoscopy Society (JGES) is a preeminent professional organization dedicated to advancing the practice of GI endoscopy

JGES International Membership:

JGES launches new “International Membership” in 2018 and welcomes doctors outside Japan to become JGES Members.

JGES International Membership Benefits Include:

  • Online access to JGES official English journal “Digestive Endoscopy
  • Priority registration to Hands-on courses organized by JGES with discount (half-price) registration
  • Discount (half-price) registration at the Congresses of Japan Gastroenterological Endoscopy Society
  • Receive information on endoscopy live demonstration courses in Japan
  • Payment for the annual membership fee via credit card(VISA or Mastercard or JCB or AMEX or DINERS only)

How Much Is the Annual Fee?

  • Annual fee for JGES International Membership is JPY5,000 (Approx. USD50, depending on the exchange rate) for the term of one year (from March to Feb).
  • If you wish an online access to JGES official Japanese Journal “Gastroenterological Endoscopy”, please contact JGES Secretariat and apply for JGES Regular Membership with JPY15,000 annual fee.

Who Can Be a JGES International Member?

JGES welcomes any doctors outside Japan to become international members as long as they are interested in GI endoscopy.

How To Apply for JGES International Member:

  • Please complete your application and send it to JGES Secretariat via email along with your CV and a copy of valid medical license.
    Required Documents:
    1. JGES International Membership Application Form
    2. CV
    3. Copy of valid medical license
  • After JGES confirms your application and required documents, you will receive an email to request a payment of annual membership fee via credit card.
  • Once your payment is completed, you will receive an official welcome letter including your membership ID.


JGES can accept new membership application from May to October every year. If you wish to be a JGES member, please send your application well in advance and settle the payment within those months.


  • Please inform JGES Secretariat for any changes in your contact information.
  • Membership renewal notice will be sent to your contact email address.
  • If you wish to cancel a membership, please submit a notice of withdrawal with a reason.
  • If you fail to pay annual fee for 2 years, your membership will be automatically terminated.

JGES International Membership Application Form

JGES Secretariat:
Japan Gastroenterological Endoscopy Society
Address:Shin‐ochanomizu Urban Trinity Bldg. 4F, 3‐2‐1 Kandasurugadai, Chiyoda‐ku, Tokyo 101‐0062, Japan
TEL:+81‐3‐3525‐4670 / FAX:+81‐3‐3525‐4677

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