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François DURAND


Biography of François DURAND

Dr François Durand is head of the Hepatology Department & Liver Intensive Care Unit of Hospital Beaujon, Clichy and Professor of Hepatology at University Paris VII Diderot, Paris, France. His main topics in research and teaching have been liver transplantation, complications of end stage cirrhosis (especially in the field of intensive care) and acute liver failure. Dr François Durand is cited in 339 publications in peer review journals in Hepatology, Gastroenterology Transplantation and Intensive Care Medicine with an author h-index of 62 (source, Scopus) and 12592 citations. He has been involved in many multicenter clinical trials in the fields of immunosuppression, management of complications of cirrhosis and viral hepatitis. He has been invited speaker for academic meetings on behalf of the American Association for the Study of Liver Disease (AASLD), the European Association for the Study of the Liver (EASL), the International Liver Transplant Society (ILTS) and the European Society of Transplantation (ESOT), among others. Dr François Durand
is currently Associate Editor of the Journal of Hepatology (impact factor 10.4), member of the council of the ILTS and secretary of the International Club of Ascites. He and his colleagues have already conducted several studies and written review articles published in high quality journals on impaired renal function in cirrhosis.

PHC's participations

12th PHC – 2019

Monday, January 14th 2019

LUNCH WORKSHOPS - 4-Management of difficult ascitis (chairman)

Tuesday, January 15th 2019


Management of patients with decompensated cirrhosis

11th PHC – 2018

Tuesday, January 16th 2018


How to improve the long-term outcome after liver transplantation -

10th PHC – 2017

Tuesday, January 31st 2017

The future of liver transplantation for viral hepatitis -

9th PHC – 2016

Monday, January 11th 2016

Lunch Workshops - Room 251 -

Special populations (chairman)

8th PHC – 2015

Monday, January 12th 2015

Special populations (chairman)

7th PHC – 2014

Monday, January 13th 2014

Special populations (chairman)

3rd PHC – 2009

Tuesday, January 20th 2009

Luncheons - Room 3 -