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Welcome to the endoscopy hub.  On this page, you will find access to the latest endoscopy clinical guidelines and guidance.  You will also find the latest endoscopy news and articles and any relevant events.

You can find information on the Endoscopy Section Committee on their page.

COVID-related endoscopy research studies and audits – are you interested?

COVID-19 has had a major impact on GI endoscopy. There are many challenges we face to establish sufficient endoscopy capacity going forwards. Solutions will involve new ways of working and utilising novel technologies. We have been overwhelmed (but not surprised) by the enthusiasm of colleagues with positive ideas and the range of diverse proposals from around the UK.

To address endoscopy in a COVID-19 world we have established a BSG Endoscopy COVID  Research Group (as part of the existing Endoscopy CRG) which will oversee our strategy to ensure that whatever we do has a clear and strong evidence base – and where that does not exist- embed research or audit within any service changes.

We are very keen to make sure that good ideas and research work progress collaboratively and have the potential for maximal benefit for patients and service delivery. We wish to avoid duplication and ensure that groups are not reinventing the wheel and this programme of work will be inclusive and collaborative. We have established a series of Working Groups (WG). If you would like to be involved in any of this work or have ideas or suggestions, please contact as below:

Colin Rees (Chair, BSG Endoscopy clinical Research Group)

Ian Penman (VP Endoscopy, BSG)

Latest News

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President’s Bullet Point Bulletin – 27th May 2020

In Memoriam: Monty Losowsky, BSG President (1993-94)

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Events & Training

21 Jul | Online Event

BSG Webinar: Reconfiguring our IBD services

This interactive webinar will focus on perspectives from the UK and Italy on IBD Management...continue reading
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16 Sep | Online Event

Education Committee Meeting

The Education Committee Meeting is booked for the 16th September 2020. This is currently a...continue reading
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17 Sep | Online Event

Elected Councillors Meeting

The Elected Councillors Committee Meeting is booked for the 17th September 2020. This is currently...continue reading
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Feb 08 | ACC Liverpool

BSG Annual Meeting 2020 – postponed to Feb 2021

The Annual Meeting will run from 8th – 11th February 2021. The programme will include...continue reading
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