Research

BSG Prize Winners 2014

The BSG congratulates all winners of BSG 2014 poster presentations, oral communications and the Endoscopy Dragons' Den for their hard work. Poster winners receive a certificate and up to £50; oral communication winners receive a certificate and up to £250. Endoscopy Dragons' Den winners were awarded on an individual basis. The names of the winners and their respective categories are listed below. Abstracts are available by logging into the BSG website and using the Gut journal link to access http://gut.bmj.com/content/63/Suppl_1.toc

Oral Communication Winners

CategoryNumberName
Colon & Anorectum OC-043 Danny Cheung
Education & Training OC-050 Louise China
Endoscopy OC-014 Rehan Haidry
Gastroenterology Service OC-042 E MacRae
IBD OC-004 Graham Heap
Late-breaking science LB-003 Thean Chew
Liver OC-030 Palak Trivedi
NGM OC-066 James Ruffle
Nursing OC-057 Linda Ferris
Oesophagus, Stomach & Duodenum OC-016 D. Rachael Fels Elliott
Pancreas OC-074 Bharat Paranandi
SBN OC-022 TBC

Poster Winners

CategoryNumberName
Colon & Anorectum PWE-021 Tom Jackson
Education & Training PTU-012 Paul Flanagan
Endoscopy 1 PTU-057 Tim Bracey
Endoscopy 2 PWE-031 Hari Padmanabhan
Endoscopy 3 PTH-003 Bharat Paranandi
Gastroenterology Service PTH-051 Matthew Johnson
IBD 1 PTU-094 K Robinson
IBD 2 PWE-091 Paul Flanagan
Late-breaking science LB-004 Mark Exley
Liver 1 PTU-122 Niloufar Safinia
Liver 2 PWE-131 David Sherman
Liver 3 PTH-082 Guru Aithal
NGM PWE-173 Lucy Wasse
Oesophagus PTU-145 Danny Cheung
Pancreas (split) PTH-101 Paul Banim
Pancreas (split) PTH-104 Shridhar Dronamraju
SBN PTH-140 Hannah Simpson
Stomach & Duodenum PTU-168 Oliver Old

Endoscopy Dragons' Den

NameAmount awardedTitle
Robert Driver £1,000 Semi-structured interviews to assess patient perceptions and priorities before and after endoscopic insertion of a SEMS
Nikhil Vergis £500 Whether right or left-sided starting position in colonoscopy leads to quicker completion times and more comfortable procedures for patients (and for BCSP endoscopists and trainees)
Melissa Hale £1,500 A pilot prospective single blind controlled trial comparing magnetically steerable gastric capsule examination to conventional OGD in diagnosing upper GI pathology in patients with recurrent/refractory IDA
Imdadur Rahman £500 To determine the effect on mental workload of performing colonoscopy assessed through two validated tools (NASA-TLX and ScopeGuide)
Bharat Paranandi £1,500 To determine the impact of a smartphone enabled endotherapy application for endoscopic management of UGI bleeding on GI trainees' endoscopic competence and performance