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The White Book 2 has been published!

Data from the pan-European study, commissioned by UEG on the burden of digestive diseases and associated research gaps, highlights worrying increases in the prevalence of several digestive diseases since 2000. Browse through the full study and join us at UEG Week for its unveiling in our new Live TV Studio Session, "Digestive diseases: Big burden, low funding?"

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Bring your Research to the next level

UEG supports you in your research developments through inspirational talks, hands-on presentations & webinars on Horizon Europe grants and calls.

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UEG Week 2022 TV Studio recording

UEG Research was in the spotlight during our Live TV Studio session, “Digestive diseases: Big burden, low funding?”. It included the unveiling of our brand new second White Book, as well as the presentation of its details by UEG Research Committee Chair, Luigi Ricciardiello. Watch our free recording via YouTube!

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Research Prize

For senior researchers at the height of their active career

UEG awards € 100,000 each year for excellence in basic science, translational or clinical research. The prize addresses well-established researchers at the height of their active career, whose science has had or will have a crucial impact on digestive health.


Research Fellowship

Take the next step for your scientific career

This fellowship allows a researcher to spend 12 months working with a renowned European principal investigator thanks to a € 50,000 grant. The main purpose of the fellowship is to support the development of a basic or clinical research project and give the fellow the chance to improve their scientific skills. 


Our Position Papers

With our position papers we intend to help shaping the policy and regulation to better reflect the burden of digestive diseases.

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