News and events

European Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month

United European Gastroenterology (UEG) have marked this March as colorectal cancer awareness month, to raise awareness and highlight the importance of prevention and earlier diagnosis. Colorectal cancer, or bowel cancer, is Europe’s second biggest cancer...

6th March 2019

Patients: your opportunity to be involved in research

Two ongoing research studies are actively recruiting participants. If you are a patient with IBS with Diarrhoea (IBS-D), or suffer from ulcerative colitis, you have the chance to shape future clinical research and healthcare in...

20th February 2019

February: Oesophageal Cancer Awareness Month

Guts UK is an active member of Action Against Heartburn and we’re all very busy in February spreading the word about the risk factors for oesophageal cancer, the sixth most common cause of cancer death...

14th February 2019

Progress in acute pancreatitis research

Researchers working on acute pancreatitis have made exciting progress in our understanding of the disease. Professor Damian Mole at the University of Edinburgh and his collaborators have found that patients with acute pancreatitis can be...

11th February 2019

World Cancer Day 2019

Today is World Cancer Day, marking one day out of the year with which to show support, raise awareness and take personal action. This year, World Cancer Day’s theme is #IAmAndIWill. Guts UK, as a...

4th February 2019

We’re hiring!

We’re hiring!   It’s an exciting time to join us… Guts UK is ready to put digestive health on the map. We’re looking for 3 new colleagues who can see the size of our ambition,...

4th February 2019

2019 BMA Foundation for Medical Research Grants

Attention all UK-registered medical practitioners and UK-based research scientists! Applications for the British Medical Association Foundation grant open online 01/01/2019. Up to £65,000 is available as part of the Dawkins & Strutt grant for researchers...

10th December 2018