Markus PECK RADOSAVLJEVIC
Institution: Medical University of Vienna
Biography of Markus PECK RADOSAVLJEVIC
Professor Markus Peck-Radosavljevic, MD MBA is Associate Professor of Medicine and Vice-Chairman at the Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology at the Medical University of Vienna, Austria.
Professor Peck has served as Vice-secretary of EASL from 2011 to 2013 and is currently Secretary General of EASL since April 2013. He also serves as the Secretary General of the Austrian Association for Internal Medicine.
He began his research in liver disease in the field of portal hype And he is running a translational lab testing novel approaches to the treatment of portal hypertension and HCC.rtension. Later, he has been actively involved in the management of post-OLT hepatitis C and started trials in HCV-infection in hemodialysis patients and HIV-HCV coinfection.
Over the last few years, Professor Peck has been leading the Portal Hypertension, the HIV-HCV-Coinfection, and the Hepatocellular Carcinoma (HCC) Study Groups at the Medical University of Vienna, Austria. He is currently conducting a number a clinical trials in these indications as well as on new antivirals in HCV-infection in special indications.