Our research partners

British Society of Gastroenterology (BSG)

Guts UK and the BSG have an ongoing collaboration to support gastroenterology trainees. Find out about current and previous recipients of the awards. The BSG is a membership organisation focused on the promotion of gastroenterology within the United Kingdom.

Association of Surgeons of Great Britain and Ireland (ASGBI)

Guts UK and the ASGBI have collaborated to fund surgical research projects in underutilised areas of the digestive system. Together, we want to provide a greater understanding and improved outcomes for patients being admitted as a general surgery emergency. Discover more on the ASGBI website, here.

Dr Falk

Guts UK and Dr Falk have an ongoing collaboration to fund a number of recognition prizes and awards to support and encourage health professionals training or working in gastroenterology. Find out about previous recipients of the prizes and awards. Dr Falk Pharma UK is the UK subsidiary of Dr Falk Pharma GmbH, based in Germany.

British Society for Paediatric Gastroenterology Hepatology and Nutrition (BSPGHAN)

Guts UK and BSPGHAN have an ongoing collaboration to fund research in childhood gut, liver and nutrition disorders. Find out about previous recipients of the Guts UK/BSPGHAN grants. BSPGHAN promotes research, training and standards of clinical practice for health professionals and scientists in paediatric gastroenterology, hepatology and nutrition.


Guts UK and forCrohns collaborated on a grant call to fund a top priority research question on Crohn’s Disease. forCrohns is a volunteer-run charity with a mission to fund research that helps those with Crohn’s Disease today and contributes towards finding a cure in the future.

Olympus UK

Guts UK and Olympus have supported the award of two Fellowships in clinical research using gastrointestinal endoscopy. Olympus UK is the United Kingdom subsidiary of Olympus Corporation.

Bowel & Cancer Research (BCR)

Bowel & Cancer Research is a charity that strives for a day when no one will die of bowel cancer or have to live with chronic bowel disease.

Following on from the success of our joint grant to advance the understanding or management of diverticular disease we are pleased to announce joint funding for a PhD studentship in diverticular disease.

Children’s Liver Disease Foundation (CLDF)

Guts UK and CLDF have supported a grant covering scientific, clinical and medical aspects of liver disease diagnosed in the children or adolescents. Children’s Liver Disease Foundation is a charity dedicated to taking action against the effects of all liver diseases of childhood.

Coeliac UK

Guts UK and Coeliac UK have supported two grants to advance the understanding of the immunopathogenesis, diagnosis and management of coeliac disease. Coeliac UK is the national charity improving the lives of people with coeliac disease.

Nutritional Research Foundation (NRF)

Guts UK and the Nutritional Research Foundation have supported a number of grants in the past that focused on nutrition and the microbiome. Find out about previous previous recipients of the awards.