• Welcome to the BSG

  • Frontline Gastroenterology


    Frontline Gastroenterology (FG) aims to accelerate the adoption of best practice in the fields of gastroenterology and hepatology. It is multidisciplinary and focuses on the needs of patients and the professionals caring for them. The principal criterion for publication is potential impact on patient care. FG is an official journal of the British Society of Gastroenterology.

    Editor: Dr Anton Emmanuel.

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  • Gut

    gutjnl_58_11.coverGut is a leading international peer-reviewed journal in gastroenterology and hepatology, with an established reputation for publishing first class clinical research of the alimentary tract, liver, biliary tree and pancreas.

    Gut delivers up-to-date, authoritative, clinically oriented coverage. Regular features include articles by leading authorities, reports on the latest treatments for diseases, reviews and commentaries.

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  • AP & T


    Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics.

    Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics is an international journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology. AP&T is particularly interested in therapies and diagnostics: clinical trials, identification of novel therapeutic targets, epidemiology, and drug safety.

    AP&T publishes systematic reviews, meta-analyses, randomized clinical trials, and original scientific articles every fortnight.

    Editors: Roy Pounder and Nick Talley

    Click here for full access to AP&T

  • Clinical News

    HCV Treatment Approaches - Updated Treatment Recommendations


    Following the successful HCV Treatment Recommendations Meeting in Spring there have been s [ ... ]

    Launch of Four Nations Report


    Today has seen the launch of a report from the Universities of Stirling and Sheffield enti [ ... ]

    Launch of IAS Report 'Dead on Arrival? Evaluating the Public Health Responsibility Deal for Alcohol'


    Today the Institute of Alcohol Studies (IAS) has published a report condemning the Public  [ ... ]

  • Research News

    Focus group tackles better outcomes for EU cancer patients


    Press Release: Brussels, 19 November 2015 More than 1.75 million citizens die from cancer [ ... ]

    MRC guidance on obtaining data from the Health and Social Care Information Centre


    The MRC Regulatory Support Centre has been working in partnership with researchers and reg [ ... ]

    Crick Cancer Clinical Research Fellow Programme


    Applications are invited for three clinical research fellows to conduct research related t [ ... ]

  • Core


    Core is a registered charity that raises funds for research to help fight diseases of the gut, liver and pancreas. For more information or to donate visit the Core website.


    Click here to visit Core website

    Click here to view patient information leaflets

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  • BMJ Open Gastroenterology

    Your invitation to submit to BMJ Open Gastroenterology

    BMJ Open Gastroenterology is a new online-only peer-reviewed Open Access journal published by BMJ in partnership with the British Society of Gastroenterology and edited by Joseph Lim, Associate Professor of Medicine, Digestive Diseases, Yale University. The journal is dedicated to publishing research in all disciplines and therapeutic areas of gastroenterology.

    Publish your next paper with BMJ Open Gastroenterology and benefit from:

    • Open Access, providing maximum exposure for your research
    • Exclusive 25% APC discount for BSG members, use code L424S55 upon payment
    • Rapid peer review and turnaround times
    • High visibility from trusted international brands
    • Compliance with funder mandates, including NIH, RCUK and Wellcome Trust

    Access the latest content here including an article on faecal incontinence - the hidden scourge of irritable bowel syndrome, or watch the introductory video to find out more.

  • BSG TV

    BSG TV

    BSGtv features selected presentations from BSG meetings from 2009 onwards. Some presentations have multiple choice questions associated with them. Members can print out certificates upon completion of question sets. It is hoped that further question sets and content will be made available over time; if you would like to get involved in the process, please contact Julie Solomon.

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  • BSG Commissioning Guidance

    BSG Commissioning ReportTogether with a range of professional and patient group partners - BAPEN, BASL, the IBS Network, Crohn's & Colitis UK, Coeliac UK and British Liver Trust - the BSG has published commissioning guidance. We hope this will guide commissioners in developing services and assist our members in engaging with commissioners.

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  • UK IBD Registry

    IBD Registry

    The IBD Registry provides the first ever UK-wide repository of IBD patient data for prospective audit and research. It aims to harness the power of data collected electronically at the point of care so that information can be used dynamically to improve quality of care, patient experience and outcomes. To find out more about joining in, contact simone.cort@ibdregistry.org.uk.

  • Taster Membership

    The BSG has launched a taster membership scheme for medical students/foundation doctors . Benefits of this scheme include access to a tailored microsite on the BSG website, with educational content, political commentary and an informal mentoring scheme.

    Further Information...

  • Latest Research Summaries

  • Media & Press

    HSJ Awards 2015: Clinical Leader of the Year - Dr Beverly Oates


    Dr Beverley Oates has been awarded the prestigious HSJ Clinical Leader of the Year 2015. T [ ... ]

    Frontline Gastroenterology Podcast: Supporting Women in Gastroenterology


    Frontline Gastroenterology Trainee Editor Dr Philip Smith talks to Dr Cathryn Edwards, Con [ ... ]

    CONFIDeNT reports


    BSG members and others from the CONFIDeNT study group have reported in The Lancet on the r [ ... ]

  • Training News

    Royal College of Physicians census of consultant physicians and trainees 2013-2014


    Census of consultant physicians and higher specialty trainees in the UK - Gastroenterology [ ... ]

    BSG Trainees Section Training Survey 2014


    Executive Summary The 2014 survey was sent to all trainees in gastroenterology in the UK  [ ... ]