Gastrointestinal Nursing Forum

Welcome to our forum. We use the term Gastrointestinal Nursing, and that includes all aspects of the speciality, including: endoscopy, stoma therapy, GI cancer, nutrition, surgical care, benign and functional care, liver, hepatobiliary and inflammatory bowel disease (IBD).

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Apply to be on the Forum Steering Committee today

Applications have now opened to appoint members to 31 RCN Forum Steering Committees. You can find out more about the opportunity on this page before clicking through to complete your online application. Please note both the appointments information page and the application page are behind the member login, in line with all of our election and appointment pages.

Applications close at 4.30pm on Monday 9 August.

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Public Health Forum Our Work

Our work

Discover what we're working on now and what we're planning for the future
Public health forum meet the team

Meet the team

Find out more about our committee members and the forum professional lead


We welcome your views. Have your say on the latest consultations
Public Health events


Read more about upcoming gastrointestinal nursing conferences, workshops and study days hosted by the RCN
Careers development pathways

Career Development Pathways

Considering a career within the field of Gastrointestinal nursing? Be inspired by some of these career journeys
Forum Library Subject Guide

Library subject guide

Discover key gastroenterology information resources including books, reports and journal articles
Public Health News


The latest RCN gastrointestinal updates


Read the latest views on gastrointestinal issues
Nursing careers resource

Nursing careers resource

Read about the varying roles that you can enjoy throughout your health career

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RCN Facebook groups are a place where you can get involved in honest and open discussions on the issues that affect you and your field of practice.