YOUPPIE is open to all members of the European Pancreatic Club under 45 years of age

YOUPPIE's primary task is to enhance and endorse the work and efforts of young pancreatologists

YOUPPIE also aims to facilitate collaborative research and educational projects for young researchers within the pancreatic community



Are you a brilliant young scientist????

Then you should apply for the YOUPPIE AWARD 2024!!!

Here you find the Guidelines and Application form.

Deadline March 31st!


Huge congratulations to the YOUPPIE awardees of 2023:

Miriram Martini and Claudio Luchini!!!!

Come listen to their amazing talks about their reseach at the EPC meeting in Alpbach June 30th!


Are you a brilliant young scientist????

Then you should apply for the YOUPPIE AWARD 2023!!!

Go to the links to find the Guidelines and the Application form.

Deadline May 1st!


Giampaolo Perri is the YOUPPIE awardee of 2021!

Dr Perri recently finished his residency at the Verona University Hospital, department of general and pancreatic surgery (Prof Bassi), and he's currently working on his PhD on "Inflammation, immunity and cancer". During 2019 he did a research fellowship in Surgical Oncology at the MD Andersen Cancer Center in Houston, Texas. Dr Perri has published more than 20 scientific papers in peer-reviewed journals, severeal  times as first author in top scientific journals such as JAMA Surgery, Annals of Surgery and Annals of Surgical Oncology. Additionally he has received multiple awards both in Italy and world-wide.

We congratulate Giampaolo Perri and we can't wait for his YOUPPIE award talk at the annual EPC meeting YOUPPIE session Friday June 11 at 17.30!




Congratulations Giovanni Marchegiani for receiving the 2021 UEG Rising Star Award!!

The awardees will give their presentations at the virtual UEG Week Virtual 2021



New UEG online course on Acute Pancreatitis!

In the new UEG online course on Acute Pancreatitis, Ali Aghdassi and Markus Lerch provide a comprehensive and current overview of acute pancreatitis. They explain its definition, incidence, distribution and mortality, before describing its aetiology, diagnosis, classification and treatment, as well as the long-term complications.

Find the course at:


The IHPBA 2020 goes virtual!

After moving the 2020 IHPBA meeting in Melbourne from September 2020 to February 2021 the organizers have finally decided to go virtual and the meeting will now take place globally on the 27-29th of November.

Registrations fees are promised to be significantly reduced and the program will be presented soon!


The UEG Rising Star Award 

Are YOU a brilliant and independent young scientist?

Don't forget to apply for the UEG Rising Star Award 2020!

More information is to be found at:



The YOUPPIE Awardees 2020

Meet the 2020 YOUPPIE awardees Marta Sandini and Luis Arnes. You can view their presentations on the EPC 2020 website