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Josep Maria Llovet

Josep Maria Llovet

Principal investigator

Josep M. Llovet, MD, PhD is Professor of Research-ICREA and Head of the Translational lab in Hepatic Oncology at IDIBAPS-Hospital Clínic of Barcelona (Spain), Founder and Director of the Liver Cancer Program and Full Professor of Medicine at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York University (USA), and Director, Master in Translational Medicine at Faculty of Medicine, University of Barcelona. Professor Llovet obtained his degree in Medicine and Surgery from the University of Barcelona in 1986 and his PhD from the Autonomous University of Barcelona in 1995.

Professor Llovet has been President, Secretary and Founder of the International Liver Cancer Association (ILCA) and Chairman of the European Clinical Practice Guidelines of management of liver cancer (EASL-EORTC). He has published more than 284 articles in peer-reviewed journals such as New England Journal of Medicine, Nature, Nature Genetics, Lancet, Lancet Oncology, Cancer Cell, Nature Rev Dis Primers, Nature Biotech, Nature Com, Nature Rev Clin Oncol, JCO, J Clin Invest, JNCI and Gastroenterology (total citations 62,053, total impact factor 3620; h index 102), more than 54 chapters of books, and has delivered more than 600 lectures. He is Senior Editor of Clinical Cancer Research. Of note, he has been recognized as a) Top-1% cited researcher in Thomson Reuters, 2014-2018, and b) #1 Most cited investigator in Spain, period 1997-2011. 

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