To serve patients throughout Europe by developing, supporting and encouraging doctors of the highest quality in the specialty of Gastroenterology and Hepatology.


To achieve the delivery of high quality patient care by promoting and harmonising high standards for medical practice and postgraduate education, and thus clinical excellence.

Key Objectives

  • To define, secure and assess the standards of training in Gastroenterology and Hepatology in Europe.
  • To evaluate the quality of International Gastroenterology and Hepatology CME/CPD in Europe in conjunction with EACCME.
  • To promote exchange of trainee gastroenterologists and hepatologists.
  • To collect and analyze workforce demographics and statistics in Gastroenterology and Hepatology.