ASTIClite trial

Autologous Stem cell Transplantation In refractory Crohn’s disease – Low Intensity Therapy Evaluation

Researchers receive grant to better understand how to manage ongoing diarrhoea in stable ulcerative colitis.

Researchers have received £1.5 million of funding from the National Institute for Health Research Health Technology Assessment (NIHR HTA) programme

Crohn’s and Colitis UK Research Awards

Applications are invited for grants to be awarded in 2019 by Crohn’s and Colitis UK.

BSG 2018 prize winners

The following prizes were awarded at BSG 2018 in Liverpool

Education Committee's UEG Week 2018 Bursary

Interested in heading to Vienna for UEG Week 2018? Apply for a BSG bursary to cover your travel expenses!

Five research projects selected to use national clinical audit data to improve health care quality in the UK

Five research projects have been selected by the Health Foundation as part of its £1.6 million open call for research

Guts UK Research Awards Committee

Guts UK is looking for new members to diversify its Research Awards Committee (RAC)

UEG Rising Stars 2019 – applications for nomination by the BSG

Every year, the UEG National Societies Committee and the UEG Scientific Committee jointly select 6-8 clinical scientists as 'UEG Rising Stars'.

Guts UK Charity Research Grants and Awards 2018

Guts UK (formerly Core) are pleased to announce the following funding opportunities.

BSG Clinical Research Strategy 2018

The BSG’s new research strategy sets out our vision to make BSG a world leading and innovative organisation for gastroenterology.

Alcohol identification and intervention in English emergency departments

Alcohol screening together with referral or intervention is becoming part of routine practice in England.

New collaboration for Nottingham is UK's first for a Biomedical Research Centre

The NIHR Nottingham Biomedical Research Centre has become the first in the UK to sign an agreement that could lead to the faster development of new treatments for some of the most common diseases, including arthritis and asthma.

New classification approach for inflammatory bowel disease

NF-kB signalling is an important cellular pathway implicated in inflammation and cancer.

General Data Protection Regulations - new guidance for researchers

The Health Research Authority has released further operational guidance on their website for researchers and study coordinators on the implications of GDPR for the delivery of research in the UK.

Now recruiting: Trial of Faecal Microbiota Transplantation (FMT) in Cirrhosis (PROFIT-01)

The primary objective of this study will be to assess whether stabilising gut dysbiosis with FMT in patients with advanced cirrhosis is both feasible and safe.

Advanced Therapy makes progress with £9M in funding

The new Midlands & Wales research consortium has received funding to a total of £9 million to develop the Midlands & Wales Advanced Therapy Treatment Centre (MW-ATTC).

Researchers receive grant to better understand the effectiveness of amitriptyline as a treatment for IBS in primary care

Researchers have received £1.8 million of funding to conduct a definitive clinical trial of amitriptyline as a treatment for irritable bowel syndrome in primary care.

Receipt of Curative Resection or Palliative Care for Hepato-pancreatico-biliary Tumours

The aim of this study is to map the management pathway including investigations, biliary decompression and surgery from presentation to 90-day outcome for patients with pancreatic or peri-ampullary cancers as well as those with malignant biliary obstruction.

The Sir Francis Avery Jones Research Award Lecture 2018

This year, the award lecture will be delivered by Dr James Lee, Wellcome Trust Intermediate Clinical Fellow and Consultant Gastroenterologist at the University of Cambridge.

NIHR LCRN Funding Allocations 2018/19 report now available

This report sets out the funding allocations for the 15 Local Clinical Research Networks (LCRNs) for the financial year 2018/19 and provides a summary of changes made to the CRN funding model.

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