Types and Fees

GI in Alberta (Full Members)

GI Section Members: No fee
Non-GI Section Members: $100

Associate Members (Alberta Based)

Physician: $100
Nurse &  Other Health Professional: $25

Allied Members (Based Out of AB)

Physician: $100
Nurses & Other Health Professionals: $25

Trainee Members

No fee

*Fees are annual, in Canadian dollar. 

Honorary Members

No fee for life

Full Members - GI Section Member: No Fee | Non-GI Section Member: $100
  • Directors and physicians who are practicing in the field of gastroenterology and who are also Members in good standing of the Alberta Medical Association Gastroenterology (GI) Section, including active and associate members.  
  • Physicians who are practicing in the field of gastroenterology and who are also Members in good standing of their regulatory bodies in Alberta.

Full Members are voting Members who are eligible for election to the Board and to serve on its committees and attend the general meetings of the Members.

*If you are a GI section member of the AMA, you are likely already registered. Email ASG@buksa.com for your account details.


Associate Members - Physician: $100 | Other Health Professional: $25
  • Physicians with an interest in digestive health and who are also Members in good standing of their regulatory bodies in Alberta.
  • Nurse Practitioners and Other health professionals with an interest in digestive health who are Members in good standing of their professional regulatory bodies in Alberta (ie. nurses, dieticians, pharmacists, researchers, etc.)

Associate Members have access to education and information from the Society and are invited to attend general meetings of the Members but cannot vote during the AGM. 

Allied Members - Physician: $100 | Other Health Professional: $25
  • Physicians with an interest in digestive health and who are also Members in good standing of their regulatory bodies in their respective province.
  • Nurse Practitioners and Other health professionals with an interest in digestive health who are Members in good standing of their professional regulatory bodies in their respective province (ie. nurses, dieticians, pharmacists, researchers, etc.)
  • Retired individuals with an interest in digestive health.

Allied Members have access to education and information from the Society but are non-voting Members and cannot attend general meetings of the Members.

Trainee Members - No fee
This membership category is for medical students, residents, and fellows who are training in the field of gastroenterology. Trainee Members are non-voting Members who are eligible to serve on Board committees and to attend general meetings of the Members.

Honourary Members - No fee for life

This membership category is for any other individuals designated by the Board in appreciation for and recognition of their wisdom and/or contributions to the Organization. Honourary Members are non-voting Members who are eligible to attend general meetings of the Members.