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Become a Member
102 Organisations
120 Individual Members
46 Countries
Become a Member


Welcome to the Guidelines International Network.  We hope you find our website easy to navigate, as well as informative.  The website facilitates communication, engagement and collaboration with and amongst our members.

The website is here for you, so please use it and give us feedback – we want to hear of ways to make it even better for you.  Members should always login, as there is lots of information just for you!  Please take a look at the Project/Collaboration board where new projects and working groups will seek volunteers, as well as the areas for all of the  working groups and regional communities along with their discussion boards.

What we do

Our mission is to lead, strengthen and support collaboration in guideline development, adaptation and implementation. As a major player on the global healthcare quality stage, G-I-N facilitates networking, promotes excellence and helps our members create high quality clinical practice guidelines that foster safe and effective patient care.

Our networking role is enhanced through annual conferences, region-specific communities and topic-specific working groups in which participants exchange knowledge and improve methodology.  We welcome your participation in our vibrant community and are delighted to share, through this web portal, a wide variety of support tools and publications to enhance guideline development and knowledge transfer.

Join us

Join the G-I-N community:

  • to share expertise in guideline development, implementation and research
  • to have access to leading experts in guidelines
  • to connect with others to share new and innovative methods
  • to join Working Groups in your field of interest
  • to gain access to the extensive library for guidelines and resources
  • to access training opportunities
  • Find an organisation near you



    Guideline Library

    The International Guideline Library offers links to all organisational members' guidelines, as well as development and training resources, relevant literature,  helpful links and additional tools regarding guidelines and their implementation. Some of the resources are open for everyone, while G-I-N members must be logged in to access others.  


    New Documents

    • Jun 13, 2019 Guideline
      Autoimmune Enzephalitiden. S2k-LL (DGN)
      Status: In development
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    • Jun 13, 2019 Guideline
      Perinataler Hirninfarkt und Sinusthrombose beim Neugeborenen. S2k-LL (GNPI)
      Status: In development
      Read More
    • Jun 13, 2019 Guideline
      Hallux valgus. S2e-LL (DGOOC)
      Status: In development
      Read More
    All new documents

    Latest News

    • May 29, 2019


      G-I-N Library partner EOI
      The G-I-N Board and CEO are committed to improving our library service, in keeping with the needs of our members.
      We are keen to hear ideas and proposals from potential partners, with the capability of developing and/or publishing our guideline library, which may include the potential to develop commercial services.

      Interested parties should contact the G-I-N CEO by 16 June 2019 to submit an initial expression of interest, with an overview of the area/s in which you are interested and a broad overview of how you would like to contribute.  Click here for more info -

      Reset your own password for the G-I-N website...

      Visit the Dashboard and click on Reset Password option. If you forget your password, a member of the G-I-N team will be able to reset this for you and issue you with a temporary password. When you receive the temporary password you should immediately reset your password to ensure confidentiality.

       To do this, follow these steps:

      1. Go to My Dashboard which can be located at the top left of the screen.

      2. Click on the Reset Password button and enter your new password.

      New CMAJ Policy

      As of January 2020, CMAJ will be implementing the principles developed by the Guidelines International Network (G-I-N) regarding disclosure of competing interests and their management in clinical practice guidelines.2 The purpose of this new policy is to reduce the likelihood that recommendations of guidelines published in CMAJ are influenced by competing interests held by developers, funders and others involved in their production.  Click here for the full article. 

      GES 2021

      Following the success of the inaugural Global Evidence Summit in Cape Town in 2017 we are delighted to announce that Cochrane,  Campbell Collaboration, Guidelines International Network and Joanna Briggs Institute will again join forces to deliver the second Global Evidence Summit in 2021.

      We now seek Expressions of Interest to host this multi-disciplinary and cross-cultural platform to discuss critical issues in health, education, social justice, climate change and clinical care and practice #GES2021.  Please submit your EOI before 30 June 2019.

      G-I-N 2019

      Sponsorship and exhibition opportunities are now available for #GINJBI2019, the premier event in 2019 for evidence-based practice and guidelines for healthcare. Click here for more info -

      Registrations are now open for #GINJBI2019, the premier event in 2019 for #EBP and evidence-based guidelines for healthcare. Secure your Early Bird discount! Visit

      G-I-N YouTube channel

      Visit G-I-N's YouTube channel here.  Plenary videos from the G-I-N 2018 conf in Manchester are available to view. Subscribe to the channel to receive alerts when new material is available!

    enGINe Newsletter


    Welcome to the official G-I-N Newsletter - enGINe.

    The newsletter is your vehicle to keep current with what's new in the G-I-N community, including updates from our Working Groups, Regional Communities and organisational members.  Anyone is welcome to subscribe to our newsletter.

    The latest edition of enGINe is accessible here.

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