Journal Best Paper Award

This prize awards the best UEG Journal article

With this award we recognise the first-named author of the best original scientific research, published in UEG Journal in the past year. 


Target group

First named authors of submitted articles to UEG Journal.

Journal Best Paper Awardee 2019 Liat Gutin

Journal Best Paper Awardee 2019 - Liat Gutin

The current Journal Best Paper Awardee is Liat Gutin, as the first author of the winning article: Fecal microbiota transplant for Crohn disease: A study evaluating safety, efficacy, and microbiome profile 

Liat Gutin is a physician based in San Francisco, California. She attended undergraduate university and medical school at the University of Maryland and graduated Summa Cum Laude. 

She was the Faculty Gold Medal recipient, began her residency in Internal Medicine at the University of California, San Francisco in 2016. She was a fellow in gastroenterology at Kaiser Permanente Northern California starting July 2019. She ultimately plans to pursue additional training in Inflammatory Bowel Disease.

Interview with 2019 Journal Best Paper Awardee Liat Gutin

Best papers of previous years

2018 - Joaquín Cubiella
Complexo Hospitalario Universitario de Ourense, Spain.
First author of the winning article: Correlation between adenoma detection rate in colonoscopy- and fecal immunochemical testing-based colorectal cancer screening programs

2017 - Clive H. Wilder-Smith
Department of Preventive, Restorative and Paediatric Dentistry Bern University, Switzerland.
First author of the winning article: Gastro-oesophageal reflux is common in oligosymptomatic patients with dental erosion: A pH-impedance and endoscopic study
Watch the interview with Clive H. Wilder-Smith

2016 - Tara Raftery
National Children's Research Centre, Our Lady's Children's Hospital, Dublin, Ireland.
First author of the winning article: Effects of vitamin D supplementation on intestinal permeability, cathelicidin and disease markers in Crohn’s disease: Results from a randomised double-blind placebo-controlled study

2015 - Asbjørn Christophersen
Centre for Immune Regulation, University of Oslo, Norway.
First author of the the winning article: Tetramer-visualized gluten-specific CD4+ T cells in blood as a potential diagnostic marker for coeliac disease without oral gluten challenge

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