Fabien Zoulim obtained his MD in Gastroenterology and Hepatology at Lyon Medical School in 1991. He has also obtained a PhD in Molecular and Cellular Biology and was trained as a post-doctoral researcher at Fox Chase Cancer Center in Philadelphia. He has been Professor of Medicine at Lyon I University since 1997. He is currently Medical Director of the Hepatology Department at the Hospices Civils de Lyon, and Scientific Director of the Department of Immunology and Virology of INSERM Unit 1052, where he is leading the team on antiviral therapy of viral hepatitis. Dr Zoulim has served as an Associate Editor for the Journal of Hepatology, and is currently Associate Editor for Gut. He also served as an expert in the microbiology study section of the INSERM and is currently head of the clinical viral hepatitis study section at ANRS. He served as a Governing Board member of the European Association for the Study of the Liver (EASL). Dr Zoulim received the William Prusoff award of the International Society for Antiviral Research. Furthermore, he has been the scientific coordinator of a European community-funded Network of Excellence on the management of antiviral drug resistance, and is currently head of the ANRS HBV cure program in France. Dr Zoulim is a recognised expert in the field of viral hepatitis and antiviral therapy. He has published more than 350 articles (H index 63, Web of Science).
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From Vaccine to Cure: The Road to Viral Hepatitis EliminationSymposium
Registration is now open for this year's World Hepatitis Day Symposium – From Vaccine to Cure: The Road to Viral Hepatitis Elimination. As the global movement against viral hepatitis is gaining momentum, World Hepatitis Day 2017 will be an oppor...PresentersAssociate Professor Heidi DrummerProfessor Seng Gee LimMs Jennifer MacLachlan Associate Professor Tilman RuffDr Renae WalshProfessor Fabien Zoulim