Who We Are
We are a group of medical specialists working in the field of gastrointestinal and liver disease and associated research. The Society also caters for specialist trainees and non-medical scientists. The majority of our members are located in, or have links within Ireland.
We organise and host regular platforms and conferences allowing members to present clinical and scientific material.
The society promotes ongoing education and training in gastroenterology at all levels and in particular in the postgraduate areas of general professional training and higher medical training
International links are maintained and developed to assist with the flow of information in the field. Currently, the society enjoys links with the following international bodies.
United European Gastroenterology Federation (UEGF) http://www.easl.eu
World Gastroenterology Organisation (WGO/OMGE) http://www.esge.com
We have a varied membership encompassing Consultant and Trainees in the various specialities. These include Gastroenterologists, Surgeons, Pathologists, Radiologists, Immunologists, Consultant Physicians and many others with an interest in Gastroenterology.
Specialist Registrars are automatically members of the Society which also maintains a special relationship with the Irish Society of Endoscopy Nurses and the Hepatology Nurses Association.
The Irish Society of Gastroenterology is a ‘company limited by guarantee but not having a share capital’. The company has been granted Charitable Status by the Revenue Commissioners in Ireland.
Registered Charity No: CRY 16743
The Society’s National Office is situated at
Tel +353 1 2315284
Fax+3531 231 5202