Prof. Dr. Pierre-Alain Clavien has run since 1994 an active basic science
laboratory. He is continously holding competitive grants including NIH and
Swiss National Foundation. His areas of research include organ preservation,
liver ischemia-reperfusion injury and liver regeneration, and pathogenesis of
cancer, as well as outcome research with publication in Science, PNAS, Gastroenterology, Lancet, and NEJM. He has also written several books,
with the very popular book of “Medical Care of the Liver Transplant Patient
and an Atlas of Upper GI and HPB Surgery.


Prof. Dr. med. Pierre-Alain Clavien, PhD
Department of Surgery and Transplantation
University Hospital Zürich
Tel. +41 44 255 33 00