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

GENCA QLD Gold Coast meeting

21 March 2015

GENCA Qld Gold Coast meeting

GENCA Fundamentals in endoscopy workshop - Melbourne

23 March 2015

Fundamentals in endoscopy workshop

GENCA Western Australia branch evening meeting

20 April 2015


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


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Latest News

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.

Lea Wiggins joins GENCA Board

03 November 2014

Lea Wiggins, Regional Manager of GENCA's Qld Branch in the recent past, has been appointed to fill a casual vacancy on the GENCA Board.

AGM news: GENCA thanks Debbie McQueen

23 October 2014

Debbie McQueen, having completed four years on the GENCA Board including the past three as President, stepped down at today's AGM. GENCA members warmly thanked Debbie for her outstanding contribution.

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