About association

Czech Society of Gastroenterology of the Czech Medical Association J.E.Purkyne

Czech name: Česká gastroenterologická společnost ČLS JEP

Abbreviation: ČGS

Journal: Gastroenterology and Hepatology

Number of members: 861 (on 18.7.2019)

  • The Czech Society of Gastroenterology of the Czech Medical Association J.E.Purkyně (hereinafter referred to as CGS) is a professional society Czech Medical Society of J.E. Purkyne (hereinafter referred to as CLS JEP).
  • It is a voluntary, independent association of individuals – physicians and other workers in the field of gastroenterology or legal persons.
  • CGS is an organizational unit of CLS JEP which operates in the Czech Republic. The CGS is based in Prague.
  • The CGS governs the internal organizational and professional activities of the Articles of Association and the Rules of Procedure of CLS JEP.
  • CGS is a member and a corporate member of international professional societies and it is open to other similar organizations.
  • The CGS secretary performs duties in relation to these companies (eg reports on negotiations with these organizations etc.).
  • Various professional sections (OS) and working groups (PS) work within the CGS.