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Tiltrædelsesseminar for klinisk professor Maja Thiele og adjungeret professor Emmanouil Tsochatzis - 12. maj 2023

”Screening for liver disease"

Time and date:

Friday, May 12, 2023, from 14:00 hrs. CEST


The Auditorium, University of Southern Denmark
J.B. Winsløws Vej 25
DK-5000 Odense C


On the occasion of Maja Thiele’s appointment as Clinical Professor of Hepatology at FLASH – Centre for Liver Research, Department of Clinical Research, University of Southern Denmark (SDU) and at the Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Odense University Hospital (OUH) and Emmanouil Tsochatzis' affiliation as Adjunct Professor in Hepatology at SDU, the Faculty of Health Sciences hereby invites you to attend an inaugural seminar with the following program:

14.00-14.05: Introduction and welcome

Uffe Holmskov, Vice Dean for Research and Innovation, Faculty of Health Sciences, SDU

14.05-14.25: “Liver diseases as a global public health threat"

Jeffrey Lazarus, Professor, PhD, MIH, MA, Barcelona Institute for Global Health, Spain

14.25-14.55: “Why, how and in whom: population screening for liver disease"

Maja Thiele, Clinical Professor, PhD, MD, FLASH – Centre for Liver Research, Department of Clinical Research, SDU and Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, OUH

14.55-15.15: “Opportunities and barriers for liver fibrosis screening"

Emmanouil Tsochatzis, Professor, PhD, MD, University College London and Royal Free Hospital

15.15-15.35: Panel discussion and closing of the seminar

Moderated by Aleksander Krag, Clinical Professor, Director of FLASH Centre for Liver Research


After the seminar, a reception will be held in the Café, J.B. Winsloews Vej 25, ground floor.

The Faculty of Health Sciences would like to invite all interested persons to attend the seminar and the following reception.If you wish to participate, we kindly ask you to register here no later than May 1, 2023.

For further information or questions, please contact Administrative Officer Angus Kind at


Best regards,

Uffe Holmskov
Vice Dean for Research and Innovation


Driving directions

The rules that apply to parking in the parking ground by the university buildings, J. B. Winsløws Vej 15 – 25, DK-5000 C, exact that visitors arriving by car give the registration number of their vehicle on the iPad in the hall at J.B. Winsløws Vej 25, as soon as they arrive. There are some parking places where a parking disc may be used, but this will appear from the local signs. If you do not register your car, you may get a parking fine.

Redaktionen afsluttet: 08.05.2023