Welcome Address

As hosting organization the European Society of Neurogastroenterology and Motility (ESNM) is proud to announce FNM 2018 - 3rd Meeting of the Federation of Neurogastroenterology and Motility and Postgraduate Course on Gastrointestinal Motility, to be held in Amsterdam, The Netherlands from August 29th to September 1, 2018.

The FNM (previously NGM) is held every two years and jointly organised by the Federation of Neurogastroenterology and Motility. Originally founded by the European Society of Neurogastroenterology and Motility (ESNM) and the American Neurogastroenterology and Motility Society (ANMS), the Asian Neurogastroenterology and Motility Association (ANMA) was accepted as full Federation member in 2013. Together with the associate members, Sociedad Latinoamericana de Neurogastroenterología (SLNG) and the Australasian Neurogastroenterology and Motility Association (ANGMA) , the Federation of Neurogastroenterology and Motility shall serve as common voice of all its members, to articulate the perspectives of the scientific discipline to national and international agencies, foundations, philanthropic organizations and industry.

This will be another unique opportunity to present your work, discuss your neurogastroenterology research and clinical practice with numerous colleagues and a distinguished faculty from Europe and around the globe.

We hope to see you in Amsterdam in 2018.


Giovanni Barbara

ESNM President

Paul Enck

ESNM Treasurer

André Smout

ESNM Representative for The Netherlands