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Alexandre LOUVET

France

City: Lille

Institution: CHU de Lille

Contact: alexandre.louvet@chru-lille.fr


Biography of Alexandre LOUVET

Alexandre Louvet is professor of hepatology in the gastroenterology department of the University Hospital of Lille, France, headed by Prof. Philippe Mathurin. He earned both his medical degree from the University of Lille. He got his PhD degree after a fellowship in the Institut Mondor de Recherche Biomédicale in Créteil, France, where he worked on the role of the endocannabinoid system in alcoholic liver disease in mice. His clinical interests include alcoholic liver disease, non-alcoholic fatty liver disease, hepatocellular carcinoma and viral hepatitis. He is involved in both clinical and basic research. His main topic in research is alcoholic hepatitis (natural history, treatment, disease modeling, transplantation, and pathophysiology). He has published several papers on the management of patients with severe alcoholic hepatitis. He is a member of the governing board of the French Association for the Study of the Liver (AFEF), of the editorial board of the Journal of Hepatology and is also a reviewer for several journals specialized in hepatology.

PHC's participations

13th PHC – 2020

Tuesday, January 14th 2020

LUNCH WORKSHOPS - 4. Auto-immune liver diseases: treatment of difficult patients: Room 251