Institution: Karolinska Institutet
Biography of Ola WEILAND
Ola Weiland is senior professor in Infectious Diseases at Karolinska Institutet. Professor Weiland is a specialist in Infectious Diseases since 1977. Professor Weiland is a member of EASL, AASLD, IDSA, and the Swedish Societies for Medicine, Infectious Diseases. He is also president of the Society of the Infectious Diseases (former Scandinavian Journal of Infectious Diseases) and is on the board of the Scandinavian Journal of Gastroenterology. He has published over 250 original articles. His main research interests covers the mechanisms of action, immunological response to, clinical development, and evaluation of antiviral therapy for chronic hepatitis B and C.