The World Endoscopy Organization (WEO) is pleased to announce several new officers.

WEO congratulates the new officers who will begin their terms in March 2020.

WEO’s virtual General Assembly has taken place and WEO welcomes the new officers:

President-elect: Hisao Tajiri (Japan)



 Secretary-General and Education Committee Chair: Douglas Faigel (USA)



 Colorectal Cancer Screening Committee Chair: Evelien Dekker (Netherlands)



 Surgical Endoscopy Committee Chair: Philip Chiu (Hong Kong)


WEO committees conduct the organization’s activities and focus on various areas of GI endoscopy. Please join us in welcoming our new officials!

For more information on WEO Committees, please visit