Years of practice

Areas of interest

Location where he was Board Certified

Professional Position (present)

Educaction / Degrees

Post Doctoral Training (overseas)


41 years



University of Barcelona. Medical School.(1968)

Consultant of Hepatology
Director of the Esther Koplowitz Biomedical Research Center
Chairman of the European Chronic Liver Failure Consortium


Board of Gastroenterology (1972), Board of Internal Medicine (1972), PhD. University of Barcelona (1972)


Research Fellow King’s College Hospital, University of London (1972 – 1974)



Professional Experience


Associations / Achievements
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Lectures / Presentations


Education activities

Staff, Liver Unit , Hospital Clinic Barcelona
Chief of Section, Liver Unit, Hospital Clínic Barcelona
Professor of Medicine, University of Barcelona
Chief of the Liver Unit, Hospital Clínic, Barcelona
Chairman of the Department of Medicine, University of Barcelona
Director Institute of Digestive and Metabolic Diseases, Hospital Clínic Barcelona

Chair of the Steering Committee of the Malaria Eradication Scientific Alliance – MESA, that builds on the malERA R&D agenda for malaria eradication.

Hospital Clinic Barcelona

Spanish Association for the Study of the Liver President elect.
European Association Study of the Liver. Scientific Committee.
American Association for Study of the Liver
International Association for the Study of the Liver
Spanish Society of Digestive Diseases
International Society of Nephrologyt)

341 invited lectures

423 articles ( 366  in international journals). 319 quoted at the ISI Web of Knowledge, total Impact Factor 2601,85).
21 Books
164 chapters in national and international books

Full Professor of Medicine. University of Barcelona.