GENCA is dedicated to the safe and effective practice of gastroenterology and endoscopy nursing through its mission: to promote excellence in gastroenterology nursing practice. It is actively involved through:

  • Developing national standards and guidelines
  • Providing educational courses and supporting the COGEN credentialling program
  • Facilitating representation at state, national and international forums.

GENCA supports the professional development of its members in an atmosphere of mutual support and respect, as well as actively encouraging them to share their knowledge and expertise with their colleagues.

Coming Events

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GENCA Western Australia branch evening meeting

20 April 2015

GENCA WA branch evening meeting

GENCA Qld branch evening meeting

21 April 2015

Bronchoscopy 2015 and beyond

GENCA Far North Qld meeting

09 May 2015

Taste of the Tropics

GENCA South Australia branch State Conference

16 May 2015

GENCA NSW full day conference

30 May 2015


GENCA Western Australia branch meeting

13 June 2015


GENCA Qld State Conference

20 June 2015


Latest News

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GESA Travel grants - World Gastro 2015 - Brisbane

12 April 2015

A limited number of GESA travel grants are available to assist international delegates and young researchers to attend this congress. Travel grants do not include payment of the registration fee. Each grant will be for AUD $1,500. This amount cannot be increased under any circumstances.

Duodenoscope Media Coverage in the USA

12 April 2015

Safety Alert from Olympus Australia attached.

GENCA at SIES 2015

02 March 2015

GENCA will be at the Sydney International Endoscopy Symposium on 3 March 2015. We look forward to seeing members there, and also welcoming new members.

Employment listing

10 February 2015

The GENCA website now incorporates an employment page, listing positions vacant in the Gastroenterological nursing field.

Stephanie Buckton new GENCA Board member

28 January 2015

The Board of Directors is delighted to welcome Stephanie Buckton, from Queensland, to a position on the Board.

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