United European Gastroenterology Federation - UEGF
EASL is one of the 16 members of the UEGF,a professional non-profit medical federation comprising all of the major European societies with an interest in disease of the digestive system, including the oesophagus, stomach, liver, gallbladder, pancreas, intestine and bowel. The European societies that make up the Federation include medicine, surgery, GI oncology, paediatrics and endoscopy. UEGF is the most comprehensive organisation of this kind in the world and its affiliated societies represent over 22.000 European specialists. The annual congress United European Gastroenterology Week - UEGW is Europe’s most important meeting in Gastroenterology and is held in October every year.