Benefits of Membership

  • Access to the CGS discussion group.
  • Opportunities to participate in:
    • Participate in multi-center clinical studies in comparative gastroenterology.
    • Development of clinical guidelines and position statements for comparative gastroenterology.
  • Opportunities for trainees to compete for research presentation awards and travel grants.
  • Invitation to attend other “members only” CGS events (e.g., GutSki and GutSea).
  • Invitation to attend the annual luncheon business meeting.

Membership Levels

  • Full
  • Training
  • Lifetime

Follow this link to the By-laws for further explanation of these membership categories.

To Apply

To apply or renew membership in the Comparative Gastroenterology Society, please download either the application form as a Word document or as a PDF file by right clicking the appropriate hyperlink below and saving the file to your hard drive. Submit your completed application to Dr. Jan Suchodolski, Secretary/Treasurer (address given on form).

Be sure to indicate your chosen payment option and either include a personal check with the form, or mail the form and then pay electronically via PayPal (Note: By clicking on this link, you will open a new browser web page directed to If you are having problems following this link, please be sure to temporarily disable any “pop-up blocking” software you may be running.)