It is with great joy that we announce that Prof. Marina Berenguer joined Ophiomics’ advisory board.
(From ILTS site) Prof. Marina Berenguer is a Consultant Hepatologist at La Fe University Hospital, Valencia, (Spain). She trained in medicine at the University of Valencia, before completing a fellowship at the VA Medical Center / University of California (USA), with Dr. T. Wright. Professor of Medicine at the University of Valencia, Faculty of Medicine.
Professor Berenguer is well recognized for her important contributions to the field of post-transplantation HCV liver disease. She was involved in the creation of various consensus documents on viral hepatitis and liver disease, and is an active committee member for several national and international hepatology and liver transplantation societies. She has received numerous grants for her research in antiviral therapy for hepatitis C and awards for her medical research. Since its creation in 2006, she has also co-ordinated research within a national research network in hepato-gastroenterology (“Centro de Investigación Biomédica en Red En Enfermedades Hepáticas y Digestivas”, CIBER-ehd). In 2016 she was co-founder of the Spanish Group of Hepatologist Women (GEMHEP) and president of the first committee on the role of gender in Liver Transplantation within the ILTS (International Liver Transplantation Society). She has been Associate Editor at Liver Transplantation (2010-2014), Journal of Hepatology (2010-2014) and Transplantation (2015-2019).
In April of 2019 she was named president at the International Society of Liver Transplantation (International Liver Trasnplantation Society).