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The official newsletter of WGO, the electronic World Gastroenterology News (e-WGN), is available in an online format. It combines the previous monthly e-Newsletter and the bi-annual WGN, and is accessible free of charge as an easily printable PDF and an e-book for comfortable online reading.

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Current Issue: e-WGN Vol. 21, Issue 1

e-WGN current issue - PDF versionClick on any of the article titles below to open the "flip-through" version of the latest issue of e-WGN. Or click the image to the right to download and print e-WGN as a PDF. Please note that the "flip-through" version is best viewed using a broadband internet connection.



Goodbye and Hello
Christina M. Surawicz, MD, MACG


Expert Point of View

Bariatric Surgery and the Gastroenterologist
Srikantaiah Manjunatha, MBBS, MD, MRCP(UK)
Michael Schultz, MD, PhD

Neuroendocrine Neoplasm in China —Present and Future
Min-Hu Chen, MD, PhD
Jie Chen, MD, PhD


Gastro 2016: EGHS-WGO

Gastro 2016: EGHS-WGO International Congress



Welcome to WDHD 2016: Your Diet and Gut Health
Govind Makharia, MD
David Sanders, MD

2016 Steering Committee

Upcoming WDHD Events and Celebrations

The WGO Handbook on Heartburn and the GERD Global Guideline are Now Available!

Summary of Campaña Mundial Salud Digestiva 2015 – Maracaibo, Venezuela
Maribel Lizarzábal, MD, PhD
Guinwa Khaddaj, AF, MD
Mildred Fuenmayor, MD



WGO Member Society Update

21st United Russian Gastroenterology Week
Vladimir Ivashkin, MD, PhD
Arkady Sheptulin, MD, PhD

Reflecting on a Memorable UEG Week 2015

Summary of the 21st VNAGE Annual Meeting
Duc T. Quach, MD, PhD

15th Iranian International Congress of Gastroenterology and Hepatology (ICGH 2015)
Reza Malekzadeh, MD, AGAF
Seyed Alireza Taghavi, MD

Summary of the Annual Scientific Meeting of the New Zealand Society of Gastroenterology
Michael Schultz, MD, PhD

Asian Pacific Digestive Week 2015
Chun-Jen Liu, MD, PhD

Emerging Gastrointestinal and Liver Diseases in the Asia Pacific - Implications to Health Care in the Region
KL Goh, MBBS, FRCP (Glasgow, London), MD, FACG, FASGE

VII Latvian Gastroenterology Congress with International Participation
Aleksejs Derovs, MD, PhD

8th Hepatology and Gastroenterology Post Graduate Course
Ibrahim Mostafa, MD, PhD, FACG, MWGO, FRCP (Glasg.)

39th National Congress of the SMMAD and 6th Postgraduate Course
Rhimou Alaoui, MD


WGO Global Guidelines

Here's What's Happening in 2016...


Calendar of Events

WGO Calendar of Events



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