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This section is for patients with a bowel condition, their families and the general public. ACPGBI's members are specialists in conditions of the colon, rectum and anus and have developed this information with our Patient Liaison Group.

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Welcome to ACPGBI

The Association of Coloproctology of Great Britain and Ireland (ACPGBI) is a group of 1000+ surgeons, nurses, and allied health professionals who advance the knowledge and treatment of bowel diseases in Britain and Ireland.

We are a society that seeks to advance the care of patients with bowel problems and to ensure we promote best clinical practice.

In order to do this we focus on 4 essential objectives:

  • Educational opportunities for both patients and members
  • Helping to shape current practice and policy
  • Delivery of information and advice in a user friendly and easily accessible format
  • Study and research into existing and new areas of clinical and scientific practice

Join Us and Become a ACPGBI Member        Explore About ACPGBI

Become a part of ACPGBI today with the new affordable monthly payment option, starting from just £7.92!

As a member, you're entitled to a broad array services:
Discounts for the ACPGBI Annual Meeting and the Annual Advanced Coloproctology Course.

Access to exclusive opportunities such as:

  • Member rates for the Annual Meeting and Annual Advanced Coloproctology Course
  • Online members directory
  • Subscription to Colorectal Disease
  • Discounted rates to the BJS and GIN
  • Free access to on-demand webinars and meetings
  • Complimentary CME/CPD accreditation for courses and meetings

 Membership benefits

Join ACPGBI today!

Latest News

30 June 2024

​​​​​​​ACPGBI Undergraduate Steering Committee 2024-2025 Application

ACPGBI Undergraduate Steering Committee 2024-2025 Application We are recruiting new members!! Requirements: Be a UK student member of the ACPGBI One A4 page abridged CV and cover letter o   Motivations for joining o   Relevant skills & experiences o   What you hope to...

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The Dukes' Club

The Dukes Club

The Dukes’ Club is a sister organisation of the Association of Coloproctology of Great Britain and Ireland (ACPGBI).

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ACPGBI Equality Statement

As an Association, we understand that equality, diversity and inclusion are very important as we strive for excellence. Read Further