JGHF Marshall-Warren Luminal Gastroenterology Lecture

Selection of Lecturer

  • The APDW Federation nominates three (3) potential lecturers and appropriate topics.
  • The potential nominees should come from more than one country within Asia Pacific region.
  • The JGH Foundation will make the final decision on the selection of the lecturer in the year preceding the lecture.
  • The APDW Federation will advise the APDW Local Organising Committee who will notify the selected lecturer.


The funding package is to assist in covering the following expenses:

  • Return airfares economy for national sector and business class for international sector (or two economy class airfares for the full trip to equivalent cost) between home city and the venue for the APDW meeting.
  • Accommodation for the duration of APDW.
  • Honorarium of US$2,000 for submission of manuscript at the time of the meeting for publication in the Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology (JGH).
  • All travel and accommodation arrangements will be made by the APDW organisers.
  • The selected Lecturer must ensure that both a manuscript and all relevant receipts are provided to the APDW organisers to receive reimbursement and payment.


The Lecturer is required to submit a manuscript at the time of the meeting that will cover the content of his/her lecture. The manuscript should be structured as a review article between 3,000-5,000 words and between 3-8 tables and figures. It is expected that this will be a detailed and learned exposé of the topic concerned, and will also emphasise practical points for clinicians and investigators. For information on JGH style guidelines please see the Wiley-Blackwell House Style Guide

Past Award Recipients

Year Recipient City Topic
2022 Zhao-shen Li Shanghai Development of ERCP technology in China for the last three decades
2021 Peter Gibson Sydney Diet as a Therapeutic Tool in Chronic Gastrointestinal Disease – Not All Plain Sailing
2019 Uday C Ghoshal Lucknow A paradigm shift in understanding the pathophysiological basis of irritable bowel syndrome and implication on its treatment
2018 Nayoung Kim Seoul Chemoprevention of Gastric Cancer by H. pylori Eradication and its Underlying Mechanism
2017 Khean Lee Goh Kuala Lumpur Lessons learnt from the Epidemiology of Helicobacter Pylori Infection in a multi-racial Asian Population in Malaysia
2016 Tsutomu Chiba Kyoto Mechanism for H.pylori-induced genetic instability in gastric cancer development
2015 Jaw-Town Lin Taipei Chemoprevention of gastric cancer by H. pylori eradication and long term use of NSAIDs and aspirin.
2014 Nageshwar Reddy Hyderabad Chronic pancreatitis - endoscopic therapy
2013 Mamoru Watanabe Tokyo Adult tissue stem cell therapy for gastrointestinal diseases
2012 Kentaro Sugano Tochigi Premalignant conditions of gastric cancer
2011 F K L Chan Hong Kong Managing Ulcer Risk in patients receiving Antiplatelet Therapy
2010 Neville Yeomans Melbourne Aspirin: Old drug, new uses and challenges?
2009 Joseph JY Sung Hong Kong Peptic Ulcer Bleeding: an Expedition of Two Decades in Asia
2008 Barry Marshall Perth