UEG, or United European Gastroenterology, is a professional non-profit organisation combinig all the leading European societies concerned with digestive health
Together, our member
societies represent over 22,000 specialists, working across medicine, surgery,
paediatrics, GI oncology and endoscopy. This makes UEG the most comprehensive
organisation of its kind in the world, and a unique platform for collaboration
and the exchange of knowledge.
gastroenterology care: To improve the prevention and care of digestive diseases
in Europe through providing education, supporting research and improving
We will be a democratic,
efficient and expanding organisation acting as the united voice of European
gastroenterology. We will deliver cutting edge education and training, and
facilitate and disseminate world-leading research. We will work to improve
clinical standards and services and to reduce health inequalities across
Europe. To achieve these goals, we will listen to and learn from healthcare
professionals, scientists, our patients and the public and we will work closely
with politicians and policy-makers.