December 5 – 6, 2022 | Washington DC, USA
Chairs
Stephen Harrison (USA)
Dr. Stephen A. Harrison is the Medical Director of Pinnacle Clinical Research. He earned his medical degree from the University Of Mississippi School Of Medicine. He completed his Internal Medicine residency and Gastroenterology fellowship at Brooke Army Medical Center and a 4th-year advanced liver...
Veronica Miller (USA)
Veronica Miller is the Director of the Forum for Collaborative Research (the Forum), a public/private partnership addressing cutting edge science and policy issues through a process of stakeholder engagement and deliberation. Dr. Miller has extensive experience in working with all major global and U.S. organizations...
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Arun Sanyal (USA)
Prof. Arun J. Sanyal was recently appointed as Interim-Chair of the Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition at VCU/VCUHealth. Dr. Sanyal is a Professor of Medicine, Physiology and Molecular Pathology. Dr. Sanyal also serves as Chair of the NIH NASH Clinical Research Network, the NIMBLE ...
Ellipse chair
Faiez Zannad (France)
Prof. Faiez Zannad is a cardiologist and an internationally recognised heart failure (HF) specialist. He is a Eugene Braunwald Scholar and a visiting Professor at Brigham & Women’s hospital, Harvard Medical School. He has pioneered and made significant contributions to research and care in HF. He is the founder...
Speakers
Manal Abdelmalek (USA)
Manal Abdelmalek (USA)
Manal F. Abdelmalek, MD, MPH is Director of Hepatology and institutional lead for investigator-initiated and industry-sponsored multicenter clinical studies at Mayo Clinic, USA. Until recently, she was tenured Professor of Medicine in the Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology at Duke University and Director...
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Stephen Barnes (USA)
Dr. Barnes is a Board-certified General Surgeon, Surgical Oncologist in Houston, Texas and is affiliated with United Memorial Medical Care-Houston. He received his medical degree from University of Michigan Medical School and has been in practice for more than 20 years...
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Javed Butler (USA)
Dr. Javed Butler is the Patrick H Lehan Chair of Cardiovascular Research, Chairman of the Department of Medicine, and Professor of Medicine and Physiology at the University of Mississippi. Prior to joining the University of Mississippi, he was Charles A Gargano Professor...
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Kathleen Corey (USA)
Kathleen E Corey, MD, MPH, MMSc is an Assistant Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School and Director of the MGH Fatty Liver Clinic in the MGH Gastrointestinal Unit. Dr. Corey's clinical interests include all areas of hepatology including non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD), viral hepatitis...
Anna Mae Diehl (USA)
Anna Mae Diehl (USA)
Dr. Diehl is a leading researcher in the field of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) with a long standing interest in liver injury and repair. She is currently the Director of the Duke Liver Center and the Florence McAlister Professor of Medicine at the Duke University School of Medicine. Dr. Diehl has conducted...
Kristina Dunder (SWE)
Kristina Dunder (SWE)
Kristina Dunder is a doctor specializing in internal medicine and endocrinology. After working in a hospital for 17 years and writing a thesis, she felt it was time to try a different way of practicing medicine. Kristina Dunder started working at the Medical Products Agency in 2005 as a clinical...
Richard Ehman (USA)
Richard Ehman (USA)
The research objective of Richard L. Ehman, M.D., is to expand the range of tissue, organ and system characteristics that can be noninvasively evaluated with MRI techniques. Dr. Ehman is best known for his groundbreaking work in medical imaging, specifically in nuclear magnetic resonance...
Zahi Fayad (USA)
Zahi Fayad (USA)
Dr. Fayad serves as professor of Radiology and Medicine (Cardiology) at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and holds the Lucy G. Moses Professorship in Medical Imaging and Bioengineering. He is the founding Director of the Biomedical Engineering and Imaging Institute; Vice chair for Research...
Stephen Harrison (USA)
Dr. Stephen A. Harrison is the Medical Director of Pinnacle Clinical Research. He earned his medical degree from the University Of Mississippi School Of Medicine. He completed his Internal Medicine residency and Gastroenterology fellowship at Brooke Army Medical Center and a 4th-year advanced liver...
Hiddo Heerspink (NED)
Hiddo J. Lambers Heerspink is a Professor of Clinical Trials and Personalized Medicine and a clinical pharmacologist/trialist at the Department of Clinical Pharmacy and Pharmacology at the University Medical Center Groningen. Professor Lambers Heerspink’s research interests focus on optimizing
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Greg Hundley (USA)
Dr. William Gregory Hundley is a proud alumnus of VCU School of Medicine and the first director of the Pauley Heart Center. His expertise in preventive heart care and his research in cardio-oncology will build on our strengths in the Pauley Heart Center and VCU Massey Cancer Center. His research focuses...
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Michelle Long (USA)
Michelle T. Long, MD, MSc is a physician-scientist with an expertise in Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD), and an Associate Professor of Medicine at Boston University. She completed her clinical training at Massachusetts General Hospital and Boston Medical Center. Dr. Long is the Director of the NAFLD Research...
Alessandro Mantovani (ITA)
Department of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism...
Veronica
Veronica Miller (USA)
Veronica Miller is the Director of the Forum for Collaborative Research (the Forum), a public/private partnership addressing cutting edge science and policy issues through a process of stakeholder engagement and deliberation. Dr. Miller has extensive experience in working with all major global and U.S. organizations...
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Jagat Narula (USA)
Jagat Narula, MD, PhD, MACC is Professor of Medicine and Philip J. and Harriet L. Goodhart Chair in Cardiology, and the Director of Cardiovascular Imaging Program in Mount Sinai’s Zena and Michael A. Wiener Cardiovascular Institute and the Marie-Josée and Henry R. Kravis Center for Cardiovascular Health...
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Vlad Ratziu (FR)
Vlad Ratziu is a Professor of Hepatology at Sorbonne University, and performs his hospital work at the Pitié-Salpêtrière Hospital in Paris, France. Professor Ratziu received his medical training at Paris Descartes University; he then completed a 2-year postdoctoral fellowship at the Liver Center at the University of California...
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Paul Ridker (USA)
Formally trained in cardiovascular medicine and epidemiology, Dr. Paul M Ridker is the Eugene Braunwald Professor of Medicine at the Harvard Medical School and directs the Center for Cardiovascular Disease Prevention, a translational research unit at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston...
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Arun Sanyal (USA)
Prof. Arun J. Sanyal was recently appointed as Interim-Chair of the Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition at VCU/VCUHealth. Dr. Sanyal is a Professor of Medicine, Physiology and Molecular Pathology. Dr. Sanyal also serves as Chair of the NIH NASH Clinical Research Network, the NIMBLE ...
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Sanjiv Shah (USA)
Sanjiv J. Shah, MD is the Stone Endowed Professor; Director of Research for the Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute; Director, Center for Deep Phenotyping and Precision Medicine in the Institute for Augmented Intelligence in Medicine; and Director of the Heart Failure with Preserved Ejection Fraction (HFpEF) Program at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine...
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John Sharretts (USA)
John Michael Sharretts is a health care provider primarily located in Washington, DC, with other offices in Philadelphia, PA and SILVER SPRING, MD. Dr. Sharretts graduated from the Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine in 1994. He has 28 years of experience. His specialties include Cardiovascular Disease, Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism...
Gerry-Shulman
Gerry Shulman (USA)
Dr. Shulman is the George R. Cowgill Professor of Medicine and Cellular & Molecular Physiology at Yale. He is also Co-Director of the Yale Diabetes Research Center. Dr. Shulman has pioneered the use of magnetic resonance spectroscopy combined with mass spectrometry to non-invasively examine intracellular glucose and fat metabolism in humans...
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Claude Sirlin (USA)
Dr. Claude B. Sirlin is a radiologist in San Diego, California and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including UC San Diego Health-La Jolla and Hillcrest Hospitals and VA San Diego Healthcare System. He received his medical degree from University of California (San Francisco) School of Medicine and has been in practice...
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Norman Stockbridge (USA)
Norman Stockbridge, MD, PhD received his MD in 1978 and PhD in Physiology in 1981 from Duke University. He received post-doctoral training at Duke and New York Medical College. Dr. Stockbridge was a Staff Fellow at the NIH National Eye Institute. In 1985 he joined the faculty of the Department of Surgery at University...
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Aliza Thompson (USA)
Aliza Thompson is a Clinical Team Leader in the Division of Cardiovascular and Renal Products, Center for Drug Evaluation and Research (CDER), at the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Dr. Thompson joined the FDA in 2007; her team focuses on products being developed to treat renal-related indications...
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Joe Toerner (USA)
Dr. Joseph G. Toerner is an internist in Gaithersburg, Maryland. He received his medical degree from Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine and has been in practice for more than 20 years. Dr. Joseph Toerner, MD is a infectious disease specialist in Washington, DC...
Harriette Van Spaal (CAN)
Her clinical focus is in Heart Failure, Echocardiography, and Acute Care Cardiology. She is actively involved in the clinical education of medical students, residents, and clinical fellows. Dr. Van Spaal obtained Bachelor of Science and Doctor of Medicine degrees, and completed postgraduate training at the University of Toronto...
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Myles Wolf-Duke (USA)
Myles Wolf, MD, MMSc, is the Charles Johnson, MD, Professor of Medicine and Chief of the Division of Nephrology at the Duke University School of Medicine. He received his MD from the State University of New York–Downstate, completed Internal Medicine and Nephrology training at the Massachusetts General Hospital...
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Zobair Younossi (USA)
Dr. Younossi earned his medical degree from the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry in Rochester, New York (Alpha Omega Alpha, 1989), and completed his residency in internal medicine as well as a fellowship in gastroenterology and hepatology at Scripps Clinic and Research Foundation...
Ellipse chair
Faiez Zannad (FR)
Prof. Faiez Zannad is a cardiologist and an internationally recognised heart failure (HF) specialist. He is a Eugene Braunwald Scholar and a visiting Professor at Brigham & Women’s hospital, Harvard Medical School. He has pioneered and made significant contributions to research and care in HF. He is the founder...
Confirmed Speakers
  • Manal Abdelmalek (Rochester, MN, USA)
  • Javed Butler (Jackson, TX, USA)
  • Kathleen Corey (Boston, MA, USA)
  • Anna Mae Diehl (Durham, NC, USA)
  • Barton Duell (Portland, OR, USA)
  • Scott Evans (Washington DC, USA)
  • Joao Ferreira (Porto, POR)
  • Sven Francque (Antwerp, BEL)
  • Henry Ginsberg (New York, NY, USA)
  • Stephen Harrison (San Antonio, TX, USA)
  • Veronica Miller (Berkeley, CA, USA)
  • Ambarish Pandey (Dallas, TX, USA)
  • Chirag Parikh (Baltimore, MD, USA)
  • Vlad Ratziu (Paris, FRA)
  • Scott Reeder (Washington, WA, USA)
  • Arun Sanyal (Richmond, VA, USA)
  • Gerald Shulman (New Haven, CT, USA)
  • Harriette Van Spall (Hamilton, CAN)
  • David Yankelevitz (New York,NY, USA)
  • Zobair Younossi (Falls Church, VA, USA)
  • Faiez Zannad (Paris, FRA)
Patient
  • Sam Castillo (USA)
  • Donna Cryer (Global Liver, USA)
  • Margaret Padilla (Hearne, USA)
  • Gamal Shiha (London, GBR)
Regulatory
  • John Sharretts  (FDA, USA)
  • Norman Stockbridge (FDA, USA)
  • Aliza Thompson (FDA, USA)
  • Joe Toerner (FDA, USA)
Journal Editors
  • Jane Leopold (NEJM, USA)
  • Jennifer Sargent (Nature, USA)
  • Stuart Spencer (The Lancet, GBR)
Industry
  • Mouna Akacha (Novartis, USA)
  • Amy Articolo (Novonordisk, USA)
  • Michelle Berrey (Intercept, USA)
  • Clifford Brass (Novartis, USA)
  • Roberto Calle (Regeneron, USA)
  • Jerry Colca (Cirius, USA)
  • Michael Cooreman (Inventiva, FRA)
  • Marilyn de Chantal (Theratech, IRE)
  • Richard Ehman (Resoundant, USA)
  • Claudia Filozof (LabCorp, USA)
  • Joseph Gogain (Somalogic, USA)
  • Mark Hartman (Eli Lilly, USA)
  • Marcus Hompesch (Prosciento, USA)
  • Dean Hum (Genfit, FRA)
  • Sophie Jeannin (Summit Clinical Research, USA)
  • Lars Johansson (Antaros, USA)
  • Michelle Long (Novonordisk, USA)
  • Clare Paterson (Somalogic, USA)
  • Sara Sadi (Olink, SWE)
  • Laurent Sandrin (Echosense, USA)
  • Sudha Shankar (AstraZeneca, USA)
  • Rebecca Taub (Madrigal, USA)
  • Steve Williams (Somalogic, USA)
  • Janet Wittes (Wittes LLC, USA)
  • Rami Younes (Boehringer, GER)