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Prof. Dominique Valla

Dominique Valla is a professor of hepatology at Université Paris Diderot and Hôpital Beaujon (HUPNVS, APHP, Clichy, France). He was the head of liver unit in Hôpital Beaujon, from 1999 to 2013. He has founded and is directing the French reference center for vascular diseases of the liver. Since 2013, he has been the founding coordinator of Département hospitalo-universitaire (DHU) UNITY, a network connecting  hospital units (Hôpitaux Universitaires Paris-Nord Val-de-Seine), university teams (Université Paris Diderot), and research groups (Centre de Recherche de l’Inflammation Paris-Montmartre, Inserm) focusing on digestive diseases. His clinical activities are focused on rare liver diseases. He is involved in clinical research on portal hypertension, complications of chronic liver diseases, and vascular liver diseases

 

Prof. Thomas Reiberger

Studied Medicine at the Medical Unviersity of Vienna, Graduation 2005. Residency Internal Medicine at the Vienna General Hospital associated with the Medical University of Vienna 2006-2012. Venia docendi 2011. Head of the Viral Hepatitis / HIV Coinfection Outpatient Clinic at the Vienna General Hospital, And group lead at the Hepatic Hemodynamic Lab at the Medical University of Vienna

Research interests: liver cirrhosis, portal hypertension, viral hepatitis, angiogenesis, fibrogenesis

 

 

Juan Gonzalez Abraldes

Dr. Juan G. Abraldes is Associate Professor at the University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada. Dr Abraldes gained his MD in 1995 from the University of Santiago de Compostela, Spain, and got his Board Certificate in Gastroenterology and Hepatology at the Liver Unit, Hospital Clinic, University of Barcelona (2000). He did a postdoctoral training at Yale University (2003–2004), gaining experience in pre-clinical models of portal hypertension and cirrhosis. He was a faculty member of the Hepatic Hemodynamic Laboratory and the Liver Unit, at Hospital Clinic Barcelona, until 2013, when he moved to Alberta. He is now co-director of the Cirrhosis Care Clinic of the University of Alberta. He has published over 150 papers on the pathophysiology, diagnosis and management of portal hypertension. He has co-authored the international Baveno guidelines for the management of portal hypertension in 2005, 2010 and 2015. He is the co-author of the American Association for the Liver Clinical Guidance for the management of varices and variceal bleeding in cirrhosis

 

Juan Carlos Pagan

Senior Consultant in Hepatology

Head Barcelona Hepatic Hemodynamic Lab

Deputy director of research IDIBAPS/Hospital Clinic

Associate Professor University of Barcelona

Liver Unit. Hospital Clinic. IDIBAPS and CIBERehd. Barcelona