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World Gastroenterology Organisation

Global Guardian of Digestive Health. Serving the World.


Regional Affiliate Associations

For convenience World Gastroenterology Organisation (WGO) Member Societies have been grouped into major geographical regions. Regional associations meet on a regular basis and have representation on the Governing Council of WGO. They are the African/Middle East, Inter-American, Asian/Pacific, and European associations.

Africa/Middle East

African Middle East Association of Gastroenterology (AMAGE)

  President: Reda Elwakil, MD
  Secretary General for the Middle East: Adnan Abu Hammour, MD
  Secretary General of Africa: Sandie R. Thomson, ChM, FRCS, FRCP, MB
  Secretary General: Medhat Elsahhar, MD

17 Elzobat Buildings
Alharam Street
in Front of Giza Province

Phone: +27 11 482 3010
Fax: + 27 11 482 3143

View WGO African/Middle East member societies.


Pan-American Gastroenterological Association (OPGE)

  President: Eduardo Gutierrez Galiana
  Secretary: Jose Pedro Ibargoyen
  Secretariat: Maria Deambrosio Zas

Bulevar Artigas 1632 (Hospital Italiano)

E-mail: secretaria@opge.org
Website: http://www.opge.org/  

View WGO Inter-American member societies.


Asian Pacific Association of Gastroenterology (APAGE)

  President: Dai-Ming Fan, MD, MWGO
  Secretary General: Justin Che-Yuen Wu
  Secretariat: Molly Kong
  Secretariat: Michele Theng

Unit 1.6, Level 1, Enterprise 3B, Technology Park Malaysia (TPM)
Jalan Innovasi 1, Lebuhraya Puchong – Sungei Besi, Bukit Jalil
57000 Kuala Lumpur

Phone: +60 3 8996 0700, 8996 2700
Fax: +60 3 8996 4700
Email: apage@apage.org

View WGO Asian/Pacific member societies.


United European Gastroenterology (UEG)

  President: Paul Fockens, MD, PhD
  Secretary: Magnus Simrén, MD, PhD
  Secretariat: Wilma Hofer
  Secretariate: Miss Doris Möstl

Wickenburggasse 1
A-1080 Vienna

Phone: +43 (0) 1 997 16 39
Fax: +43 (0) 1 997 16 39 10
E-mail: office@ueg.eu
Website: http://www.ueg.eu

View WGO European member societies.


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