Every year in April, scientific and medical experts from a broad range of fields including hepatology, gastroenterology, internal medicine, cell biology, transplant surgery, infectious diseases, microbiology and virology, pharmacology, pathology and radiology and imaging come together from around the world to learn about the latest in liver research.

EASL is the leading liver association in Europe. In the 48 years since EASL was founded, it has grown from a small organization that played host to 70 participants at its first meeting, to becoming the leading liver association in Europe. The International Liver Congress is the annual EASL meeting, which brings together more than 10,000 scientific and medical experts from around the world to learn about the latest in liver research. EASL attracts the foremost hepatology experts as members and has an impressive track record in promoting research in liver disease, supporting wider education, and promoting changes in european liver policy.

EASL (Wikipedia)

The European Association for the Study of the Liver (EASL) is a European professional association for those researching liver disease.

European Association for the Study of the Liver
Non-profit organisation
Founded1966
HeadquartersGeneva, Switzerland
Key people
Prof. Tom Hemming Karlsen- Secretary General (April 2017 - present)
Members3589 (April 2014)
WebsiteEASL
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