The European Medical Journal Editorial Board is composed of internationally renowned health experts, academics and clinicians. Regular contact with board members ensures that all comments, guidance and suggestions are received and handled appropriately.
Editor-in-Chief: Prof Dr Markus Peck-Radosavljevic
Professor of Medicine and Chairman, Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Endocrinology and Nephrology, Klinikum Klagenfurt am Wörthersee, Klagenfurt, Austria; Fellow of the Austrian College of Physicians; Member of the American Association for the Study of Liver Disease (AASLD), the European Association for the Study of the Liver (EASL), the Austrian Transplant Association, the Austrian Society for Infectious Diseases and Tropical Medicine (OEGIT), the Austrian Association for Gastroenterology and Hepatology, and the Austrian Society for Internal Medicine (ÖGIM).
Dr Michael Allison
Consultant Hepatologist, Liver Transplant Unit, Addenbrooke’s Hospital, Cambridge University Hospitals, Cambridge, UK.
Prof Paolo Angeli
Full Professor of Internal Medicine and Chief, Unit of Internal Medicine and Hepatology, Department of Medicine (DIMED), University of Padova, Italy; Member of the Italian Association for the Study of the Liver (AISF), the European Association for the Study of the Liver (EASL), the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (AASLD), and the Asian Pacific Association for the Study of the Liver (APASL); Present Secretary of the International Club of Ascites (ICA).
Dr Quentin Anstee
Senior Lecturer and Honorary Consultant Hepatologist, Institute of Cellular Medicine, Newcastle University, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, UK.
Prof Matías A. Avila
Professor of Biochemistry and Head, Division of Hepatology, Center for Applied Medical Research, University of Navarra, Pamplona, Spain.
Prof Dr Marina Berenguer
Consultant, Liver Transplantation and Hepatology Unit, La Fe Hospital; Professor of Medicine, University of Valencia, Valencia, Spain; Coordinator, CiberEHD.
Dr Alison Brind
Consultant Physician, Department of Gastroenterology, University Hospital of the North Midlands, Stoke-on-Trent, UK.
Prof Pierre-Alain Clavien
Professor and Chairman, Department of Surgery, University Hospital of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland.
Prof Jean-Francois Dufour
Clinic Director and Professor of Hepatology, University Clinic Visceral Surgery and Medicine, Inselspital, Bern, Switzerland; Member of the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (AASLD), the American Gastroenterology Association (AGA), the American College of Gastroenterology (ACG), the European Association for the Study of the Liver (EASL), the Swiss Association for the Study of the Liver (SASL), the Schweizerische Gesellschaft für Gastroenterologie und Hepatologie (SGGH); Founding Member of the International Liver Cancer Association (ILCA); Past Member of the Governing Board of EASL, Past Educational Councillor for EASL; Past Member of the Educational Committee of United European Gastroenterology (UEG).
Dr Ahmed Elsharkawy
Consultant Hepatologist, Liver Transplant Unit, University Hospitals Birmingham, Birmingham, UK; Secretary of the British Viral Hepatitis Group.
Dr Fabio Marra
Associate Professor of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Florence, Florence, Italy.
Dr Daniele Prati
Director, Department of Transfusion Medicine and Hematology, Ospedale Alessandro Manzoni, Lecco, Italy; Scientific Committee Member of the European Association for the Study of the Liver (EASL); Member of the Board of Directors, Italian Foundation for Research in Hepatology (FIRE) (2010-2013), Secretary-General of the Scientific Board of the Italian Association for the Study of the Liver (AISF) (2007-2010); Member of the Steering Committee of the Italian Society of Transfusion Medicine and Immunohaematology (SIMTI) (2011-2014).
Prof Cecília Rodrigues
Head, Department of Biochemistry and Human Biology; Coordinator, Research Institute for Medicines (iMed.ULisboa), Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal; Governing Board of the European Association for the Study of the Liver (EASL).
Dr Kenneth Simpson
Senior Lecturer in Hepatology, University of Edinburgh; Honorary Consultant Physician, Scottish Liver Transplant Unit, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK.
Dr Douglas Thorburn
Consultant Hepatologist and Clinical Director for Liver Transplantation, Hepato-Pancreatico-Biliary and Hepatology, Sheila Sherlock Liver Centre; Honorary Senior Lecturer, Institute of Liver and Digestive Health, Royal Free Hospital, University College London, London, UK.
Dr Dhiraj Tripathi
Consultant Hepatologist, Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham, Birmingham, UK.
Prof Heiner Wedemeyer
Professor of Biochemistry and Managing Senior Physician, Department of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Endocrinology, Medical School of Hannover, Hannover, Germany; Medical Director, German Hepatitis C Registry; Past Secretary-General of the European Association for the Study of the Liver (EASL) (2009-2011).