Scientific Committee

The Scientific Committee is entrusted with developing the core programme of UEG Week.

The committee meets four times a year and is in constant communication with the UEG Secretariat to smooth out the details of the scientific programme management. This on-going and dynamic relationship between our volunteers and the Secretariat is key to the high quality programme people have come to expect at UEG Week.

Scientific Committee 2020

Chair Scientific Committee

Herbert Tilg

Innsbruck Medical University
Anichstrasse 35
6020 Innsbruck
Austria 

herbert.tilg@i-med.ac.at


Scientific Committee Members

Alessio Aghemo, Italy (EASL)

Alberto Arezzo, Italy (EAES)

Marianna Arvanitakis, Belgium (Independent)

Marina Berenguer, Spain (Independent)

Guy Boeckxstaens, Belgium (Independent)

Giuseppe Brancatelli, Italy (ESGAR)

Arjan Bredenoord, The Netherlands (Independent)

Marco Bruno, The Netherlands (EAGEN)

Elisabetta Buscarini, Italy (NSC Representative)

Iris Dotan, Israel (ECCO)

Irene Esposito, Germany (ESP)

Antonio Gasbarrini, Italy (EHMSG)

Peter Hegyi, Hungary (EPC)

Henriette Heinrich, Switzerland (Young Talent Group Representative)

Roel Hompes, The Netherlands (ESPC)

Ian Jenkins, United Kingdom (EFISDS)

Francisca Joly, France (ESPEN) 

Kaija-Leena Kolho, Finland (ESPGHAN)

Helmut Messmann, Germany (ESGE)

Sabine Roman, France (ESNM)

Gregory Rubin, United Kingdom (ESPCG)

Britta Siegmund, Germany (Independent)

Marc van Berge Henegouwen, The Netherlands (EDS)

Eric van Cutsem, Belgium (ESDO)

Thomas Wirth, Germany  (Independent)

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