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United European Gastroenterology, is a professional non-profit organisation combining all the leading European medical specialist and national societies focussing on digestive health.

The Italian Association of Gastroenterologists and Digestive Hospitals Endoscopists (AIGO) was established in Rome in November 1969. The aims of AIGO are mainly to develop the knowledge of the pathologies and the techniques of the specialty; to promote progress in the prevention, treatment and rehabilitation of digestive diseases; develop clinical research.

The World Gastroenterology Organisation (WGO) is a federation of over 100 Member Societies and four Regional Associations of gastroenterology representing over 50,000 individual members worldwide.

The Ministry of Health and Social Protection has the mission of drafting and implementing policies and development strategies in the health care sector, is responsible for regulating healthcare services and for coordinating work among all stakeholders, both within and outside the care system who contribute and intend to guarantee the constitutional right set forth in Article 55 of the Constitution of the Republic of Albania.

The Ministry of Education, Sports and Youth has the mission of drafting and implementing policies aimed at ensuring a qualitative education system, prospective education development, respecting the interests of the individual, community and society and providing the necessary knowledge to meet the requirements of the market economy, in accordance with national and European priorities, creation, transmission, development and protection of knowledge through teaching and services

The University of Medicine, Tirana, is a public institution of higher education in Albania, which: forms and educates health professionals in all three study cycles, according to the highest professional standards; realizes and promotes scientific research; inspires and promotes innovations in the field of medical sciences; educates and inspires future leaders in the field of medicine.