John N. Plevris

University of Edinburgh, United Kingdom


John N. Plevris graduated from Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece. He was the recipient of the William Gibson Fellowship to complete his Ph.D. degree in Edinburgh, and he completed his M.D. degree in Athens, Greece. He is a Consultant at the Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, The Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, Midlothian, UK, and he is, moreover, an author or coauthor of 123 research articles, reviews, and book chapters, as well as being a book Editor. Plevris is, furthermore, a previous Deputy Director of Communications of the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh. Being an enthusiast of new technologies to benefit patients, he has been in the forefront of introducing new endoscopic techniques in Edinburgh while maintaining a strong interest in translational liver research. Plevris has been a recipient of several European research grants, and he collaborated with several European centers. He serves in the Editorial Board of several journals and is a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians.

Biography Updated on 10 October 2013

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