The BSG Education Committee invites BSG members (nurses, scientists, and other associate BSG members in any area of gastroenterology as well as medical trainees) to apply for 8 travel bursaries. Of the 8, 4 are available to medical trainees and the other 4 to the other membership types. Each bursary of up to £500 is funded by the BSG and is intended to reimburse the costs of registration, travel and/or accommodation. Other costs (meals, poster preparation, visas etc.) will not be supported. Please click here for further information.
Hopkins Endoscopy Prize
Hopkins Endoscopy Prize is awarded annually at the meeting of the British Society of Gastroenterology on the recommendation of the Endoscopy Committee. The prize is awarded for the best submission regarding a technical innovation in the field of endoscopy, a new method using existing endoscopic equipment, or contribution to endoscopy research. Please click here for further information.
Sir Francis Avery Jones BSG Research Award
The annual Sir Francis Avery Jones BSG Research Award encourages research by gastroenterologists working in the UK and the Republic of Ireland. The award consists of an engraved medal and a prize: full registration for the whole meeting (15th – 18th June 2020) and travel and accommodation expenses as specified in their speaker confirmation letter. The recipient will be required to deliver a 20-minute lecture during the plenary session at BSG 2020, which will be held on Tuesday 16th June 2020 at the ACC Liverpool. Please click here for further information.
Call for Abstracts Opens
Monday 28 October 2019
Abstract Submission Deadline
Wednesday 19 February 2020
Any abstracts received after this date will not be accepted
Notification of Outcome
Wednesday 22 April 2020
Programme including abstracts available online
Monday 11 May 2020
Final day to withdraw accepted abstracts and/or request presenter changes
Wednesday 6 May 2020
Deadline for presenters of accepted abstracts to register for BSG2020
Monday 11 May 2020
Deadline to submit poster PDF
Friday 29 May 2020
Accepted poster presentations only