Simone Strasser, MBBS, MD, FRACP, FAASLD
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Ed Gane is Associate Professor of Medicine at the University of Auckland, New Zealand and Deputy Director of the New Zealand Liver Transplant Unit at Auckland City Hospital

Associate Professor Simone Strasser is a Senior Staff Specialist in the AW Morrow Gastroenterology and Liver Centre, and the Australian National Liver Transplant Unit at Royal Prince Alfred Hospital and the University of Sydney. She has a major clinical and research interest in primary liver cancer, viral hepatitis, non-alcoholic fatty liver disease, advanced liver disease, and liver transplantation. She is Director of Hepatology Clinical Trials at RPAH, and is site principal investigator on multiple clinical trials of new therapies for patients with liver disease and liver cancer. She is a regular speaker in national and local educational programmes and sits on multiple educational, advisory, editorial and administrative boards and committees in Australia and internationally. She is currently President-Elect of the Gastroenterological Society of Australia. Her publications include many book chapters and over 120 publications in peer reviewed journals.