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Section Committees

Our Section Committees focus on the academic, cultural and professional advancement of their special interest. Participating in a committee provides you with an opportunity to contribute your expertise and shape the future of UK gastroenterology and hepatology.

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The BSG is committed to a policy of diversity and inclusion in all its activities and appointments.  All applications who meet the published job specification and criteria will be considered without regard to age, race, gender, orientation, ethnicity, in accordance with the Society’s approved E & I policy.

Section Committee Member Job description & Specification

Our section committees are elected by the membership of that section to represent them. They drive the work of the sections and put on educational events across the year. They also develop part of the programme at the Annual Conference each year, identifying topics of value and inviting speakers.

There are 15 Section Committees.

Election Process

The BSG runs elections for Sections usually once a year, in the Spring. Those standing for a committee position must be a member of the section. You can check and update your section membership on your profile.