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The fastest growing and most consistently impactful hepatology publication over the past 8 years. The Journal of Hepatology will celebrate its 30th birthday in 2015!
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Gov.UK blog
This fascinating blog from Public Health England describes how liver disease has changed over the years but how one dedicated doctor's commitment to reducing deaths hasn’t. Liver disease has changed over the years but my commitment to reducing deaths hasn’t. In those days we [...] Read more
European Association for the Study of the Liver
EASL public statement on the designation of Mr Vytenis Andriukaitis as new European Commissioner for Health and Food Safety 17 September 2014, Geneva – 1 week ago, Jean-Claude Juncker, the European Commission President-elect, revealed the names and faces of his new body of [...] Read more
European Commission
On 10 September 2014, Commission President-designate presented his new team of Commissioners and their proposed portfolios. The new commissioner designate for health is Dr Vytenis Andriukaitis, a member of the Lithuanian Parliament and former Health Minister. Dr Andriukaitis [...] Read more
The PBC Foundation
This Sunday, September 14 is International PBC Day! Today, we are proud to recognize International PBC Day.  Primary biliary cirrhosis, or PBC, is a rare liver disease that primarily results from autoimmune destruction of the bile ducts. Women account for about 90% of PBC [...] Read more
European Commission Midday Express
  The number has been multiplied by 4, since only four had such a strategy in 2009. And seven more countries are well advanced in developing them. As the application of these strategies is just beginning, follow-up at EU level is necessary. This is according to a report [...] Read more
European Chronic Disease Alliance (ECDA)
  EASL is a member of the European Chronic Disease Alliance (ECDA), which has put together a list of questions to Commissioners designate. These have been sent to all of the Committees in the European Parliament who cover the relevant issues of interest to the ECDA and its [...] Read more
HCV Quest, a new global patient survey focusing on mono-infected patients with hepatitis C (HCV) and developed by the World Hepatitis Alliance has so far received responses from 45 countries, highlighting the medical, economic and psychological burden of hepatitis C. The [...] Read more
  I would like to make you aware of a job announcement within the WHO Global Hepatitis Programme team for a Hepatitis Treatment Medical Officer. The announcement closes on 15 September 2014 and details about the job can be found on the WHO web site [...] Read more
The Official Journal of the European Union (OJ)
Dods EU Alert Please click here to access Calls for proposals and related activities under the ERC Work Programme 2015 under Horizon 2020 — the Framework Programme for Research and Innovation (2014-2020). [...] Read more
EASL’s flagship publication, the Journal of Hepatology has been awarded an Impact Factor of 10.401. According to Thomson Reuters, these results make the Journal of Hepatology the fastest growing and most consistently impactful hepatology publication over the past 8 years. This [...] Read more