Fabien Zoulim

, France

Fabien Zoulim obtained his M.D. in Gastroenterology and Hepatology in Lyon Medical School in 1991. He has also obtained a PhD in Molecular and Cellular Biology and was trained as a post-doctoral researcher at Fox Chase Cancer Center in Philadelphia. He is Professor of Medicine at Lyon I University since 1997. He is currently Medical Director of the Hepatology Department at the Hospices Civils de Lyon, and Scientific Director of the Department of Immunology and Virology of INSERM Unit 1052 where he is leading the team on ‘Antiviral therapy of viral hepatitis’. Dr Zoulim has served as an Associate Editor for Journal of Hepatology and is currently Associate Editor for Gut. He also served as an expert in the microbiology study section of the INSERM and as coordinator of the clinical viral hepatitis study section at ANRS. He served as a Governing Board member of the European Association for the Study of the Liver (EASL). Dr Zoulim received the William Prusoff award of the International Society for Antiviral Research. Furthermore, he has been the scientific coordinator of a European community-funded Network of Excellence on the management of antiviral drug resistance, and is currently head of the ANRS “HBV cure” program in France. He co-founded the International Coalition to Eliminate HBV (ICE-HBV: http//:www.ice-hbv.org). Fabien Zoulim is a recognized expert in the field of viral hepatitis and antiviral therapy, and has published more than 400 articles (H index 72, Web of Science).


Chair - Abstract session: Hepatitis B and D - Drug development
Abstract session
28 August 2020 11:00 - 12:30 More ...


Prospective study of HBV cccDNA kinetics in a French multicenter cohort of liver transplant patients (ECOGREFFE) reveals very early graft infection despite NUC+HBIG prophylaxis 27 August 2020 12:15 - 12:30 More ...