UEG Journal Best Paper Award
With this award we recognise the first-named author of the best original scientific research, published in UEG Journal in the past year.
Journal Best Paper Awardee 2017
This year’s Journal Best Paper Award goes to Clive H. Wilder-Smith, as the first author of the winning article:
Gastro-oesophageal reflux is common in oligosymptomatic patients with dental erosion: A pH-impedance and endoscopic study
Clive H. Wilder-Smith is Managing Director of the Brain-Gut Research Group and Consultant at the Department of Preventive, Restorative and Paediatric Dentistry at Bern University, Switzerland. He states, “the intestinal organs play a major role in many diseases, including those of the nervous or immune systems. The translation of this new knowledge into daily clinical practice is both my goal and my privilege.” He is author of more than 150 publications.
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First named authors of submitted articles to UEG Journal.
Best papers of previous years
- 2016 - Tara Raftery, National Children's Research Centre, Our Lady's Children's Hospital, Dublin, Ireland.
First author of the winning article: Effects of vitamin D supplementation on intestinal permeability, cathelicidin and disease markers in Crohn’s disease: Results from a randomised double-blind placebo-controlled study
2015 - Asbjørn Christophersen, Centre for Immune Regulation, University of Oslo, Norway.
First author of the the winning article: Tetramer-visualized gluten-specific CD4+ T cells in blood as a potential diagnostic marker for coeliac disease without oral gluten challenge