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Council & Executive Committee

The overall leadership of UEG rests with the Council for strategic direction.

The Executive Committee, comprising of the President, President-Elect, Treasurer and Secretary General together with the UEG Secretariat is responsible for the daily management and administration of UEG’s business.

 

The UEG Council consists of:

Council, April 2014

President & Chair Future Trends Committee

Michael Farthing

University of Sussex
Vice-Chancellor
Sussex House
Brighton BN1 9RH
United Kingdom

m.farthing@remove-this.sussex.ac.uk

President-Elect

Michael Manns

Hannover Medical School
Chair Dept. of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Endocrinology
Carl-Neuberg-Str. 1
30625 Hannover
Germany

manns.michael@remove-this.mh-hannover.de

Secretary General

John Atherton

University Hospital Nottingham
Division of Gastroenterology
NG7 2UH Nottingham
United Kingdom

john.atherton@remove-this.nottingham.ac.uk

Treasurer

Erik Schrumpf

Rikshospitalet
P. O. Box 4950 Nydalen
N-0424 Oslo
Norway

erik.schrumpf@remove-this.medisin.uio.no

Chair Education Committee

Marco Bruno

University Medical Center Rotterdam
Department of Gastroenterology & Hepatology

s-Gravendijkwal 230 
3015 Rotterdam
The Netherlands

m.bruno@remove-this.erasmusmc.nl

Chair Scientific Committee

Magnus Simrén

Sahlgrenska University Hospital
Department of Internal Medicine
413 45 Gothenburg
Sweden

magnus.simren@remove-this.medicine.gu.se

Chair Public Affairs Committee

Thierry Ponchon

Herriot University Hospital
Department de Hepato-gastroenterologie
Place d`Arsonval,
69003 Lyon
France

thierry.ponchon@remove-this.chu-lyon.fr

Chair National Societies Committee

Joost PH Drenth 

Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Center
Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Geert Grooteplein Zuid 8
6500 HB Nijmegen
The Netherlands

joostphdrenth@remove-this.cs.com

Liver Representative

Michael Trauner

Medizinische Universität Wien
Department of Medicine III
Waehringer Guertel 18-20
1090 Vienna
Austria

michael.trauner@remove-this.meduniwien.ac.at

Endoscopy Representative

Paul Fockens

AMC - University of Amsterdam
Department of Gastroenterology & Hepatology
PO Box 22700
1100 DD Amsterdam
The Netherlands

p.fockens@remove-this.amc.nl

General Gastroenterology Representative

Fernando Azpiroz

Digestive Department
University Hospital Vall d'Hebron
08035-Barcelona
Spain

azpiroz.fernando@remove-this.gmail.com

Surgery Representative

Jakob Izbicki

Department of General-, Visceral- and Thoracic-Surgery
University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf
20246 Hamburg
Germany

izbicki@remove-this.uke.de

Independent Councillor

Guido Costamagna

Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore
Digestive Endoscopy Unit
Largo Agostino Gemelli, 8,
00168 Rome
Italy

gcostamagna@remove-this.rm.unicatt.it

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