Great Britain and Ireland Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association (GBIHPBA)

Brief History of the Chapter

The Great Britain and Ireland Hepato Pancreato Biliary Association (GBIHPBA) was founded in 2010 as a constitutional branch within the Association of Upper GI Surgeons (AUGIS). Membership of GBIHPBA is open to all members of AUGIS with a declared interest in Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary (HPB) disease. GBIHPBA is affiliated to E-AHPBA as a national chapter. The aims of GBIHPBA are:

  1. To advance excellence in the delivery of healthcare to patients with HPB disease
  2. To promote and support basic science and clinical research into HPB disease
  3. To promote education and training in HPB disease
  4. To provide and disseminate information and advice to health professionals and members of the public on matters relating to HPB disease
  5. To maintain a national audit database of all cancer resections for HPB disease



President  Krish Menon
Honorary Secretary Ian Pope
Honorary Secretary Elect  Dhanny Gomez
Member with Education and Training Interest Andrew Smith
Member with Laparoscopic Interest  Somaiah Aroori
Training Lead Samir Pathak
Trainee Representative Mohamed Elmasry
Member with Robotic Interest Jawad Ahmad
Member with Diversity in HPB Surgery Interest Trish Duncan
Transplant Lead Keith Roberts
AUGIS HPB Representative Iain Cameron



Conference Secretariat

All enquiries should be addressed to:

Specialty Managers

Association of Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery of Great Britain and Ireland

Room 315

The Royal College of Surgeons of England

35 – 43 Lincoln’s Inn Fields

London WC2A 3PE


Tel : +44 (0)20 7869 6115

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