Frank Tacke
Department of Hepatology and Gastroenterology, Charité Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Berlin, Germany

Prof. Dr. Frank Tacke, M.D., Ph.D., is Chairman of the Department of Hepatology & Gastroenterology at the Charité University Medical Center. He was originally educated at the medical school in Hannover, Germany and has received training at the University of Texas, M.D. Anderson Cancer Centre in Houston, working on gene therapy strategies (1998-1999), and as a post-doctoral research training (2004-2006) at the Mount Sinai Medical Centre, New York, working on monocyte/macrophage and dendritic cell biology. From 2001-2004, he worked at the Hannover Medical School, and from 2006-2019, he has been a clinical physician, research laboratory leader and professor of Hepato-Gastroenterology at the University Hospital Aachen, Germany. He is German board-certified in Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology, Critical Care Medicine, Infectious Diseases and Endocrinology/Diabetology. Frank Tacke has been appointed in 2019 as the chairman of Hepatology/Gastroenterology at the Charité University Medical Center in Berlin.