Head of Hepato-Gastroenterology department
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.