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Commonwealth Association of Paediatric Gastroenterology & Nutrition


CAPGAN newsflash: 27th Commonwealth Congress of Paediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition

 

Welcome to the CAPGAN website


CAPGAN is the Commonwealth professional and scientific association of paediatricians which aims to promote the knowledge of, and training in, paediatric gastroenterology, hepatology and nutrition throughout the Commonwealth, especially amongst developing countries.

CAPGAN seeks to foster collaborative research in these fields, hold regular scientific meetings and be a source of authoritative advice to both national and international agencies within the Commonwealth on the problems of paediatric gastroenterology and hepatology and in particular the problems of childhood diarrhoea and malnutrition. CAPGAN exerts a positive influence as advocates for the welfare of children of the Commonwealth.


Professor David Brewster, President CAPGAN


CAPGAN Constitution


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CAPGAN Membership Criteria

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Aims and Mission

  • Promote the knowledge of and training in paediatric gastroenterology, hepatology and nutrition throughout the Commonwealth but especially amongst developing countries
  • Foster collaborative research in these fields
  • hold regular scientific meetings
  • Be a source of authoritative advice to both national and international agencies within the Commonwealth on the problems of paediatric gastroenterology and hepatology and in particular the problems of childhood diarrhoea and malnutrition
  • Exert a positive influence as advocates for the welfare of children