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The TUGSS represents all of Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery including its various subspecialties globally. It is a new organization with over 1200 members from 85 countries.

Medical students are welcome to join and benefit from:

  1. The opportunity to connect with surgeons and create a network

  2. Attend webinars and lectures aimed at undergraduates

  3. Academic mentorship scheme supported by an expert

Next Sessions

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Our Team


Eloise Owen

Lead Coordinator

She is a third year medical student at the University of Manchester. She has a prior degree in Human Physiology from the University of Liverpool


Kiran Akmal

TUGS Student Co-coordinator

A fourth year medical student at Brighton and Sussex Medical School. She completed an intercalated degree on Anatomical Sciences at Keele University


William Cambridge

TUGS Student co-coordinator

A motivated TUGS member willing to help us in this ambitious project.


Arturan Ibrahimli

TUGS Student Growth Coordinator

Arturan Ibrahimli is a fifth year medical student from Azerbaijan. He studies at the Ankara University Faculty of Medicine in Turkey


Aaditya Vasudev

TUGS Student Growth Coordinator

He is a 3rd year medical student from Delhi, India. He is pursuing MBBS at the Maulana Azad Medical College in Delhi, India. 

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