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Head of Hepato-Gastroenterology department


City: Marseilles

Institution: Hopital Saint Joseph, Sce hépato gastro entérologie


Biography of Marc BOURLIERE

Marc Bourlière , received his medical degree in 1987 from Marseilles University in Marseille, France. He completed his fellowship training at Marseilles University hospital and in Beaujon University hospital in Paris. He was assistant in Hepatology in Conception University hospital in Marseilles before taking up his current position as head of the Hepato-Gastroenterology department at Hospital Saint Joseph also in Marseilles.


Dr Bourlière and his group have participated in hepatitis B and C and HCC clinical trials; His current research focus is the use and development of non invasive biomarkers in hepatitis and the development of new antiviral therapy for hepatitis C.


Dr Bourlière has published more than 190 papers or chapters in international journals and books focused on hepatitis B and C. As well as reviewing for many specialist journals, he has served as member of the editorial board of Gastroenterologie , Clinique et Biologique.


Dr Bourlière belongs to the French Agency for AIDS and hepatitis research (ANRS) and he heads the ANRS group that coordinates hepatitis clinical therapeutic trials (AC24). He is also member of several professional societies including the French and European associations for the study of the liver.

PHC's participations

10th PHC – 2017

Monday, January 30th 2017

HEPATITIS C - SESSION 1 (chairman)

Take home messages (chairman)

9th PHC – 2016

Monday, January 11th 2016

How to optimize therapy? (chairman)

New therapeutic strategies (chairman)

Tuesday, January 12th 2016

State of the art lecture (chairman) -

Lunch Workshops - Room 242A (chairman)

Take home message (chairman) -

8th PHC – 2015

Monday, January 12th 2015

Genotype 2, what’s new? -

7th PHC – 2014

Monday, January 13th 2014

Personalized treatment with boceprevir -

6th PHC – 2013

Monday, January 14th 2013

Cirrhotic patients -

5th PHC – 2012

Monday, January 30th 2012

Cirrhotics -

4th PHC – 2011

Monday, January 17th 2011

New combinations (chairman)

3rd PHC – 2009

Monday, January 19th 2009


10th PHC – 2017

Monday, January 30th 2017

HEPATITIS C - SESSION 1 (chairman)

Take home messages (chairman) -

11th PHC – 2018

Monday, January 15th 2018

HEPATITIS C - SESSION 2 (chairman)

Take home messages (chairman)