The Indian Society of Gastroenterology (ISG) :

  • had its inception in the year 1960, and is registered under Societies Act, XXI of 1860.
  • has over 2400 life members
  • holds a national conference and 2 mid-term conferences every year
  • publishes Indian Journal of Gastroenterology
  • Indian Society of Gastroenterology is a member of 2 international societies:
    • World Gastroenterology Organization (WGO)
    • Asian Pacific Association of Gastroenterology (APAGE)


Dr Deepak Narayan Amarapurkar, a luminary in gastroenterology and our beloved colleague has departed for Heavenly abode in a tragic manner in Mumbai. As you are aware, he was aresearcher par excellence, a clinician with healing touch and a person with a golden heart. We fondly remember him for his kind words and smile on his face always.

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