Topical Advisory Panel for section 'Gastroenterology & Hepatopancreatobiliary Medicine'

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Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, Alma Mater Studiorum Università di Bologna, 40138 Bologna, Italy
Interests: gut microbiota; probiotic; celiac disease; fecal microbiota transplantation; diverticular disease; portal hypertension; hepatocellular carcinoma; liver stiffness measurement; spleen stiffness measurement; esophageal varices
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Internal Medicine Unit for the Treatment of Severe Organ Failure, IRCCS Azienda Ospedaliero-Universitaria Di Bologna, Bologna, Italy
Interests: cirrhosis; portal hypertension; ascites; variceal bleeding; hepatic encephalopathy; non-selective beta-blockers; transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt; liver transplantation.
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Dr. Ángela Puente Sánchez
1. Digestive Disease Department, Marqués de Valdecilla University Hospital, 39008 Santander, Spain
2. Health Research Institute Marques de Valdecilla, IDIVAL, 39011 Santander, Spain
Interests: cirrosis; liver disease; portal hypertension complications; vascular diseases of the liver
Department of Surgery, Medical University of Graz, A-8036 Graz, Austria
Interests: hepatobiliary surgery; surgical gastroenterology; hepatobiliary disorders; gastrointestinal disorders; surgical endoscopy
Dr. Tatsuya Toyokawa
Department of Gastroenterology, National Hospital Organization, Fukuyama Medical Center, Fukuyama, Hiroshima 720-8520, Japan
Interests: gastroenterology; IBD; helicobacter pylori (should be italic); endoscopic procedure; gastrointestinal oncology
IBD Unit of the Department of Gastroenterology, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium
Interests: gastrointestinal diseases; gastroenterology; ulcerative colitis
Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Internal Medicine, Hallym University Dongtan Sacred Heart Hospital, Hallym University College of Medicine, Hwaseong-si 18450, Gyeonggi-do, Korea
Interests: endoscopic ultrasound; drainage; therapeutic
Dr. Saurabh Chawla
Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
Interests: pancreatitis; interventional endoscopy; gastrointestinal cancers
Department of Gastroenterology, Dietetics and Internal Diseases, Poznan University of Medical Sciences, Poznan, Poland
Interests: IBD (biological therapy, genetics, immunology); osteoporosis in gastroenterological dieased (mainly IBD); nutrition (mailny IBD)
Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, University of Foggia, 71122 Foggia, Italy
Interests: minimally invasive surgery; abdominal surgery; laparoscopic surgery; general surgery; colorectal surgery; gastrointestinal surgery; surgical oncology
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Dr. Daiki Soma
Division of Transplantation, Department of Surgery, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN, USA
Interests: transplant surgery; surgical oncology; immunology; critical care medicine; minimally invasive surgery; liver; bile duct; pancreas; kidney
Dr. Oskar Kornasiewicz
Department of General, Transplant and Liver Surgery, Medical University of Warsaw, Warsaw, Poland
Interests: HPB surgery; general surgery; liver transplanation
Dr. Pablo Parra-Membrives
Hospital Universitario de Valme, Sevilla, Spain
Interests: biliary diseases and surgery; minimaly invasive surgery; pancreatic cancer; pancreatic surgery; hepatobiliary cancers; liver surgery; surgical oncology; liver diseases; liver regeneration; ultrasound in surgery
Dr. Marco Vito Marino
Osped Riuniti Villa Sofia Cervello, Azienda Osped, Dept Emergency & Gen Surg, Palermo, Italy
Interests: liver resection; pancreaticoduodenectomy
Department of General and Specialist Surgery, University of Naples Federico II, Via Pansini 5, 80131 Naples, Italy
Interests: laparoscopic surgery; minimally invasive surgery; abdominal surgery; surgical oncology; gastrointestinal surgery; colorectal surgery
1. Medical Faculty, Ludwig-Maximilian-University Munich, 80539 Munich, Germany
2. Medical Center Gollierplatz, 80539 Munich, Germany
Interests: liver transplantation; liver resection; colorectal metastases
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Dr. Veronica De Simone
Proctology Unit, Fondazione Policlinico Universitario Agostino Gemelli- IRCCS, Rome, Italy
Interests: Anal Intraepithelial Neoplasia; high resolution anoscopy; functional disorders; TaTME; rectal cancer; proctology
Department of General and Visceral Surgery, Charité - Universtätsmedizin Berlin, Campus Benjamin Franklin, Berlin, Germany
Interests: colorectal cancer; colorectal surgery; inflammatory bowel disease; IBD; image guided surgery
Institute of Liver Studies, 3rd Floor Cheyne Wing, King's College Hospita, Denmark Hill, London SE5 9RS, UK
Interests: transplant surgery; machine perfusion; pediatric malignancies; DCD; immunogenicity
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Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD, USA
Interests: acute pancreatitis; chronic pancreatitis; pancreatic cysts; exocrine pancreatic insufficiency
Department of Health Sciences, Univesità del Piemonte Orientale, Novara, Italy
Interests: laparoscopic surgery; surgical oncology; translational surgery; colorectal surgery and liver metastases; gastric surgery
Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, NYU Langone Health and NYU Grossman School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
Interests: pancreatic disease; biliary tract disease; ERCP; advanced therapeutic endoscopy; capsule endoscopy; small intestinal disease; novel endoscopic technologies; functional bowel disorders/irritable bowel syndrome
Experimental and Clinical Medicine Department, Magna Graecia University, 88100 Catanzaro, Italy
Interests: inflammatory bowel disease; non alcoholic fatty liver disease; patient reported outcomes; anti-TF-alpha therapy; liver disease; irritable bowel syndrome
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Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Kansas City VA Medical Center, 4801 Linwood Blvd, Kansas City, MO 64128, USA
Interests: cancer; gastroenterology; endoscopy; advance endoscopy
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Division of Internal Medicine, Hepatology COQ, Madonna del Popolo Hospital - Via Lungolago Buozzi, 2 - 28887 Omegna, Italy
Interests: hepatitis C; liver fibrosis; cryoglobulinemia; DAA; viral hepatitis; SVR
Dr. Kurt A. Melstrom
Division of Colorectal Surgery, Department of Surgery, City of Hope National Medical Center, Duarte, CA 91010, USA
Interests: oncology; surgery; gastroenterology
Regional Hospital Treviso, DISCOG, University of Padua, 31100 Treviso, Italy
Interests: colorectal diseases; colorectal cancer; gastrointestinal diseases; anorectal disorders; functional defecation disorders; anal fistula; hemorrhoidal disease; inflammatory bowel diseases
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Department of General, Abdominal, Vascular and Transplant Surgery, University Hospital Magdeburg, Magdeburg, Germany
Interests: liver metastasis; liver cancer; colorectal cancer; pancreatic cancer
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Department of Gastroenterology with Endoscopy Unit, Medical University of Lublin, Lublin, Poland
Interests: alcoholic liver disease; liver cirrhosis; consequences of liver cirrhosis; portal hypertension; liver failure; immune-related liver diseases; chronic liver diseases
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