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Advanced Endoscopy Fellowship Position


  • The advanced endoscopy fellowship (AEF) position has responsibilities of inpatient and outpatient care at RUSH University Medical Center (RUMC) and all institutions affiliated with University Gastroenterologists.
  • This one year AEF program at RUSH Center for Interventional and Therapeutic Endoscopy (CITE) offers advanced training in interventional endoscopic procedures and the management of complex pancreatobiliary disease.
  • During this training, the fellow will be a clinical instructor and will supervise and teach medical students, residents and general gastroenterology fellows.

Clinical experience

  • Diagnostic EUS
  • Interventional EUS
  • ERCP
  • Drainage of pancreatic fluid collections
  • Endoscopic mucosal resection
  • Radiofrequency ablation
  • Luminal stent placement
  • Endoscopic suturing
  • Single-balloon enteroscopy
  • Volumetric laser endomicroscopy (VLE)


Research is strongly encouraged and supported, and candidates with an interest in an academic career in clinical research are preferred. The advanced fellow will be able to participate in ongoing clinical research within the division and also in collaboration with pathology, surgery and oncology departments.

How to apply

We are now accepting ASGE applications for 2024-2025. Learn more and begin your application.

If you have any questions feel free to e-mail Natalia Perez-Fellowship Coordinator at

Program faculty

Ajaypal Singh, MD, Program Director
Irving Waxman, MD
Neal Mehta, MD
Christopher Chapman, MD

Contact information

Natalia Perez
Fellowship Coordinator
Section of Gastroenterology and Nutrition
RUSH University Medical Center
1725 W. Harrison St., Suite 206
Chicago, IL 60612-3824