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Application for the Association of GI Physiologists

To become a member of AGIP you must first become a member of the BSG:

or contact the BSG at the following address:

British Society of Gastroenterology
3 St Andrews Place
Regent's Park
London NW1 4LB
Telephone: 020 7935 3150
Fax: 020 7487 3734
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Please read the criteria for membership of the AGIP before filling in the relevant application (Form 2, 3 or 4).

Unfortunately your application will be unsuccessful if these criteria are not fulfilled. Please send the fully completed form (preferably electronically) to the above address.

Membership & Accreditation

Form 2 - 'Affiliated' Membership of AGIP

Criteria

Affiliated membership will be given to those Healthcare Professionals who:-

  • Are members of AGIP (BSG).
  • Have been involved in GI Physiology for a minimum of 2 years in clinical or non-clinical role (i.e. research). And...
  • Must be working in a unit headed by an Accredited Independent Healthcare Professional in Gastroenterology / working directly for a Consultant Specialist with relevant expertise.

Or

  • Are clinicians who are actively involved in physiological measurements.

Form 3 - AGIP registration as an 'Accredited Independent Healthcare Professional' in GI Physiology

Criteria

Accredited Independent Membership will be given to those Healthcare Professionals who:-

  • Are members of AGIP (BSG).
  • Are State Registered where appropriate.
  • Have a minimum of 4 year experience in GI Physiology.
  • Have obtained appropriate academic qualifications and professional competencies.
  • Have a formal portfolio that evidences practice conforming to the highest standards of good clinical and scientific practice.

Form 4 - 'Fellow of AGIP'

Criteria

a) Accredited Independent Healthcare Professionals in GI Physiology who:-

  • Have a minimum of 10 years' experience in GI Physiology.
  • Have taken an active role in the Association.
  • Are considered by the Council to have made an outstanding contribution to GI Physiology.

b) Affiliated Members with no clinical experience who:-

  • Fulfil the criteria for fellowship as above.
  • Have been employed in academic research or development or teaching.

Those members who have attained the status of Fellows would be recognised as having the appropriate experience to give expert advice in their field of practice.


Nomination onto AGIP Council

This form should be sent (preferably emailed) to:

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Dr Kevin Knowles,
GI Motility Unit
Dept Surgery
E Floor, West Block
Queens Medical Centre
Nottingham NG7 2UH