Paolo Angeli    
Editor in Chief

Paolo Angeli is full Professor of Internal Medicine and Chief of the Unit of Internal Medicine and Hepatology (UIMH) of the Department of Medicine (DIMED) at the University of Padova, Italy. Currently Chair of the EASL-Clif Steering Committee – a body which involves over 110 hospitals across Europe – Prof. Angeli has developed very close clinical, research and personal collaborations with hepatologists from many centres in Europe, the Americas and Asia. His main field of scientific interest is clinical hepatology, with a particular focus on cirrhosis, acute-on-chronic liver failure and liver transplantation. He has authored more than 250 peer-reviewed articles that have shaped the clinical management of patients with cirrhosis. In 2018 he was chair of the EASL Clinical Practice Guidelines on the management of patients with decompensated cirrhosis. Prof. Angeli has served in the Journal of Hepatology’s Editorial team as Associate Editor for the last 8 years. Prof. Angeli succeeds Prof. Rajiv Jalan who has been the Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Hepatology since 2014, during which time he has consolidated its position as the major journal in the field and increased its scientific and geopolitical outreach.