Executive Board

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Executive Board

Bruce Kreter

Executive Director

Global HCV Medical Affairs

Gilead Sciences, Inc.


Vera Bitcon

Global Marketing Director

Infectious Diseases

Siemens Heathineers


Paul Sutton


International Government Affairs



Gavin Cloherty


Infectious Disease Research

Abbott Diagnostics


Samir Desai


Zydus Cadila


Michael Fried, MD

President, AASLD

American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases


Carolyn Wester

Director of the Division of Viral Hepatitis

US Centers for Disease Control


Vikas Kapil 

Director for Science & Chief Medical Officer

Center for Global Health

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention


Lillian Lou

John C. Martin Foundation


Michael Ninburg

Executive Director

Hepatitis Education Project

World Hepatitis Alliance


Paul Schaper

Executive Director

Global Health Policy

Merck Sharp & Dohme, Corp.


Ray Schinazi

Center for AIDS Research

Emory University


Sam So

Executive Director

Asian Liver Center

School of Medicine

Stanford University