George N. Dalekos

University Hospital of Larissa, Greece


George N. Dalekos is a Professor of Medicine, Director of the Department of Medicine and the Research Laboratory of Internal Medicine at the University Hospital of Larissa, Greece. He graduated the Medical School of the National University of Athens and received the Specialty of Internal Medicine and his Ph.D. degree in 1995. He is Official Member of the International Autoimmune Hepatitis Group and Member of the Clinical Practice Guideline committee for Autoimmune Hepatitis by EASL. He is a Member of the Scientific Committee for the Prevention and Control of Infectious Diseases and Member of the Steering Committee for the Treatment Guidelines for HBV and HCV infections (Greek Ministry of Health). He is a Member of the Hepatitis Delta International Network, EASL, AASLD and IASL. Reviewer for 110 international journals. He was(is) on the Editorial Board: Journal of Hepatology; Journal of Autoimmune Diseases; Liver International; World Journal of Gastroenterology; Autoimmune Diseases; World Journal of Hepatology; World Journal of Gastrointestinal Pathophysiology; International Journal of Translational Internal Medicine; Journal of Autoimmune Diseases and Rheumatology. Reviewer for research projects of the Greek Ministry of Education, Greek Central Council of Health, Wellcome Trust, University of Bologna and Expert Reviewer for the Foundation for the Development of Internal Medicine in Europe Research Grant Scientific Committee. Vice President of Internal Medicine Society of Greece (2012-15 and 2015-18), President of Institute of Internal Medicine and Hepatology, Vice President of Hellenic Association for the Study of the Liver (2013-15) and President of the same Association (2015-17). He has 223 publications, 6441 citations, h-index=39 and 53 book chapters. His research focuses on autoimmune hepatitis, primary biliary cholangitis, viral hepatitis B, C, and D, leishmaniasis, serious skin infections, antiphospholipid syndrome, and viruses-induced autoimmune phenomena.

Biography Updated on 20 August 2018

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