Scientific Committee Members

PROF. Markus Cornberg, MD

Markus Cornberg, MD is Professor of Medicine (Infectious Diseases) and attending physician in the Department of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Endocrinology at Hannover Medical School responsible for the infectious disease ward and the hepatitis outpatient clinic.

He is also the managing director of the German Competence Network for Viral Hepatitis (Hep-Net) and medical secretary of the German Liver Foundation. In 2006/7 and in 2010 he coordinated the German consensus process for the management of hepatitis B.

PROF. Markus Cornberg
Managing Director Competence Network for Viral Hepatitis, Med. Secretary German Liver Foundation
c/o Dept. for Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Endocrinology

Hannover Medical School
Carl-Neuberg-Str. 1
D-30625 Hannover


In 2012 he was the German representative in the panel for the EASL Practice Guidelines for Hepatitis B. He has published more than 150 scientific articles on viral hepatitis and serves as a reviewer for several journals such as the Lancet, Gastroenterology, Hepatology, GUT, and the Journal of Hepatology.