New OPGE Board of Directors
On July 17, the assembly of the Pan American Organization of Gastroenterology was held in which the new Directive Commission 2021-2023 assumed, representing Chile, with the presidency of Dr. Arnoldo Riquelme. Congratulations and good luck!
Dr. Arnoldo Riquelme is Full Professor of the Department of Gastroenterology and Head of the Department of Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile. He is a clinical researcher, and his areas of expertise include H. pyloori infection and its relationship to premalignant lesions and gastric cancer. He is past-president of the Chilean Society of Gastroenterology and current President of the Pan American Organization of Gastroenterology for the period 2021-2023.