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Research Committee

The purpose of the BSG Research Committee is to stimulate the quantity and quality of basic, translational and clinical gastrointestinal and liver research conducted in the United Kingdom, with particular reference to clinical research and widespread involvement of Society members.

Any member interested in becoming involved in research should contact a member of the Committee.

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Committee Resources

Chair

Mich

Dr Shaji Sebastian

Elected Secretary, International Committee
Term of Office to Oct 2023

Appointed Chair, Research Committee
Term of Office to Jun 2024

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All Committee Members

Position
Committee Member
Appointment by
Ex-Officio
Appointment Date
2020-06-15
Term of Office
2023-06-15
Notes
Trainee Section
Position
Committee Member
Appointment by
Ex-Officio
Appointment Date
2019-06-15
Term of Office
2022-06-15
Notes
Pathology Section
Position
Committee Member
Appointment by
Ex-Officio
Appointment Date
2020-06-15
Term of Office
2022-06-15
Notes
BSG President
Position
Committee Member
Appointment by
Ex-Officio
Appointment Date
2018-06-15
Term of Office
2021-06-15
Notes
CRG Chair - Liver
Position
Committee Member
Appointment by
Ex-Officio
Appointment Date
2018-06-15
Term of Office
2021-06-15
Notes
CRG Chair - IBD
Position
Committee Member
Appointment by
Ex-Officio
Appointment Date
2018-11-01
Term of Office
2021-11-01
Notes
CRG Chair - Endoscopy
Position
Committee Member
Appointment by
Ex-Officio
Appointment Date
2020-06-15
Term of Office
2023-06-15
Notes
Chair AI Task Force
Position
Committee Member
Appointment by
Ex-Officio
Appointment Date
2021-06-01
Term of Office
2024-06-01
Notes
SBN Section
Position
Committee Member
Appointment by
Ex-Officio
Appointment Date
2021-06-17
Term of Office
2023-06-17
Notes
VP Hepatology & Chair Liver Section
Position
Committee Member
Appointment by
Ex-Officio
Notes
RCN Gastrointestinal Forum
Position
Committee Member
Appointment by
Ex-Officio
Notes
Industry Lead for the NIHR Hepatology Network
Position
Committee Member
Appointment by
Ex-Officio
Notes
CRG - Liver
Position
Committee Member
Appointment by
Ex-Officio
Notes
National Specialty Group Lead
Position
Committee Member
Appointment by
Ex-Officio
Notes
BASL President
Position
Committee Member
Appointment by
Ex-Officio
Appointment Date
2020-06-01
Term of Office
2021-06-15
Notes
Gastroduodenal Section
Position
Committee Member
Appointment by
Ex-Officio
Appointment Date
2018-06-15
Term of Office
2021-06-15
Notes
Oesophageal Section
Position
Deputy Chair
Appointment by
Interview
Appointment Date
2021-06-01
Term of Office
2022-06-01
Position
Committee Member
Appointment by
Co-Opted
Appointment Date
2011-07-15
Notes
Support and promote key science workshops
Position
Committee Member
Appointment by
Ex-Officio
Appointment Date
2020-06-15
Term of Office
2023-06-15
Notes
BSG Elected Councillor
Position
Committee Member
Appointment by
Ex-Officio
Notes
Scientists in Gastroenterology
Position
Committee Member
Appointment by
Ex-Officio
Appointment Date
2019-06-01
Term of Office
2022-06-01
Notes
CRG Chair - Food & Function
Position
Committee Member
Appointment by
Ex-Officio
Appointment Date
2019-06-15
Term of Office
2022-06-15
Notes
Colorectal Section
Position
Committee Member
Appointment by
Ex-Officio
Appointment Date
2020-06-15
Term of Office
2023-06-15
Notes
BSG Elected Councillor
Position
Committee Member
Appointment by
Ex-Officio
Appointment Date
2020-06-01
Term of Office
2022-06-01
Notes
BSG President Elect
Position
Committee Member
Appointment by
Ex-Officio
Notes
CRG Endoscopy
Position
Committee Member
Appointment by
Ex-Officio
Appointment Date
2019-06-15
Term of Office
2022-06-15
Notes
BSGNA Representative
Position
Committee Member
Appointment by
Ex-Officio
Appointment Date
2018-06-15
Term of Office
2021-06-15
Notes
Oesophageal Section
Position
Committee Member
Appointment by
Ex-Officio
Appointment Date
2019-06-15
Term of Office
2022-06-15
Notes
CRG Lead - Pancreas
Position
Committee Member
Appointment by
Ex-Officio
Appointment Date
2018-06-15
Term of Office
2021-06-15
Notes
AYP Section
Position
Committee Member
Appointment by
Ex-Officio
Appointment Date
2019-06-01
Notes
GUTS UK CEO

Upcoming Meetings

Most committee meetings are open to the wider membership.

If you wish to attend or would like to find out more, please email Section Committee Services Support