AGA Innovation Fellows Program 

The AGA Innovation Fellows Program is a unique opportunity for fellows to learn about the GI innovation lifecycle from thought leaders in the field. Selected fellows will learn the steps needed to hone their entrepreneurial skills and become future GI physician innovators. The program includes a special session in conjunction with the 2021 AGA Virtual Tech Summit, and access to a series of educational and networking events held once a month from June through November 2021.

Up to 20 fellows will be selected to attend and participate in the AGA Innovation Fellows Program. Applicants must meet the following eligibility requirements:

  • Must be an active AGA member.
  • Must be currently enrolled in a GI training program in the U.S.
  • Must be a third-year, fourth-year, or advanced endoscopy fellow.
  • Must attend the AGA Innovation Fellows Program session on April 29, 2021 from 1 to 4 p.m. EST as well as the AGA Tech Summit on April 29-30, 2021.
  • Must commit to participating in monthly 30-minute sessions from June to November 2021.

A letter of recommendation from the applicant’s fellowship program director must be submitted with the application.

The application submission site is now closed

For questions about the AGA Innovation Fellows Program, please email

We are grateful to Medtronic for their support of this program.

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