Visiting Fellowship Programme

UEG invites European centres to become part of the UEG Visiting Fellowship Programme and host a young hepato-gastroenterologist or researcher in the field for two weeks between July 2018 and December 2019.

Further details on these programmes:

Visiting Fellowship Programme for clinicians

Visiting Fellowship Programme for researchers

What does UEG offer?

  • UEG awards 25 visiting fellowships for young clinicians and 5 visiting fellowships for young researchers,
  • facilitates the application and selection process of interested fellows,
  • establishes contact between interested fellows and respective centres,
  • provides a grant € 1250 per fellow to contribute to travel and accommodation costs and
  • promotes the initiative on the UEG website, in social media and other publications

1) Your centre is recognised for its specialty in one of the following areas:

  • Endoscopy
  • IBD
  • Gastro-duodenal disorders
  • Hepatology
  • GI oncology
  • Pancreatico-biliary
  • Nutrition and small intestine
  • Functional disorders
  • Paediatrics.

2) Your centre will appoint a tutor who is

  • willing to create an environment to train fellows with a primary focus on the respective specialty
  • prepared to actively involve the fellow in the centre’s day-to-day work
  • willing to provide organisational assistance to the fellow (e.g. support in finding accommodation) 

Participating centres will

  • gain experience of international training
  • create opportunities for future collaboration
  • tap in a resource of young talented physicians and researchers
  • get visibility through the programme on the UEG website and throughout other UEG communications and publications
  • receive pan-European endorsement in their field of expertise

If your institution would like to collaborate with UEG in supporting the interaction between young clinicians and researchers and prestigious European centres, please contact Julia Kasper at


UEG Young Talent Group
Julia Kasper

M +43 699 1997 16 11
T  +43 1 997 16 39
F  +43 1 997 16 39 10