The Gastroenterology & Hepatology Section provides a broad educational range of gastroenterological topics for physicians, surgeons, nurses and associated healthcare professionals, and promotes information exchange between healthcare professionals enabling them to provide better care for patients.
The Gastroenterology and Hepatology Section has a webinar series delving into COVID-19 from a Gastroenterology and Hepatology perspective. These webinars will be available to access later online by those who have registered but cannot be present for the live broadcast. Check out and book the webinars below.
Prize: Clinical case: 1st prize - £100 and one year's free RSM membership; 2nd prize - £50 and one year's free RSM membership
Research prize: £100 and one year's free RSM membership
Open to: Medical students and trainees
Deadline: 12 March 2021
Meeting: 12 May 2021
Abstracts should be no more than 300 words, on either an interesting/ challenging clinical case or research on any aspect of gastroenterology or hepatology
Shortlisted candidates will be invited to present their abstract as a poster or oral presentation. All shortlisted candidates will be invited to attend the meeting free of charge.
- Clinical cases: the abstract should describe the presentation, investigations and management of the clinical case. The author should discuss the significance or relevance of the case, and any take home messages.
Abstracts selected for oral presentation should be presented in 'Grand Round' style with multiple choice option Q&A during the presentation to allow audience participation.
- Research abstracts: any original research including literature review is accepted. Abstract should contain the title, introduction, method, results and discussion.
For professionals with a medical, dental or veterinary qualification recognised by GMC, GDC or RCVS.
For professionals working in the healthcare sector or with an interest in healthcare issues and do not qualify for a Fellow membership.
For students studying medicine, dentistry or an undergraduate qualification in a healthcare-related subject, in the UK or overseas.