Dear Presidents & Secretary Generals of UEG’s National Member Societies,

UEG invites you to join us in fostering young talent and supporting the career development of young GI professionals across Europe and the Mediterranean area.

We are pleased to inform you that the
Call for Rising Stars 2020 is now open
Each UEG Member Society is encouraged to support 2 candidates for the Rising Star Award 2020.

Target group:

– Clinical scientists at any level (but a full professor title will not be accepted)
– 40 years of age or younger at the time of application*
– Must have as country of residence Europe and/or a country bordering the Mediterranean Sea
– Candidates may apply maximum 3 times for the Rising Star Award

*add two years to age limit per child as main carer

More information and detailed criteria:

In case of any questions please contact

Deadline for applications: September 5, 2019

Kind regards

Sorika Berner-Alteneder
Association Management


United European Gastroenterology (UEG)
House of European Gastroenterology
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A-1080 Vienna, Austria


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