Visiting Fellowship Programme

UEG invites European centres to become part of the UEG Visiting Fellowship Programme for clinicians and to host a young hepato-gastroenterologist for two weeks between July 2020 and June 2021.

What does UEG offer?

  • UEG awards 30 visiting fellowships for young clinicians,
  • facilitates the application and selection process of interested fellows,
  • establishes contact between interested fellows and respective centres,
  • provides a grant of € 1,250 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

The application for host centres in 2020 is closed.
If you are interested to host a fellow in 2021, please contact Sophie Gouché

Sophie Gouché

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