The website went live on 23rd July 2000 and mandatory registration for parts of the site began on 8th August. There are now thousands of registered users from all over the world.
The winner of the prize for September registrants with GastroHep.com is Dr Monica Carter of Sassari, Italy. She has visited 10 times since she registered on the 6th September.
Roy Pounder, Editor-in-Chief, is delighted that a woman's name was selected by chance after the Soapbox debate. He'll also be sending her a GastroHep.com silk purse.
The next draws for a Palm Pilot Vx will be at the Blackwell Science stand at the ACG in New York (18-19 Oct 2000), and at the UEGW in Brussels (25-30 Nov 2000).