Aleksander Krag, MD, PhD, MBA, Professor and Head of Hepatology, Director of Odense Liver Research Centre at Odense University Hospital. Chair of Health Sciences at the Danish Institute of Advanced Studies (DIAS) at University of Southern Denmark, Associate editor at Danish Medical Journal and Editor in Chief at Medicin.dk.
My passion is research with main focus on liver fibrosis, complications to cirrhosis, alcoholic liver disease and microbiome. I’m involved in and hold leader positions in a number of large research collaborations in liver diseases, including being director of FLASH: Fibrosis Fatty Liver and Steatohepatitis Research Centre Odense, Coordinator in the H2020 project GALAXY: Gut and Liver Axis in Alcoholic Liver Fibrosis and partner in the H2020 projects MicrobPredict, LiverScreen and The International Human Microbiome Action and PI in the Center for Functional Genomics and Tissue Plasticity. I’m involved in several international organisational activities including being member of the Scientific Committee of the Baveno group and serve as UEG representative in the European Medicines Agency. My research output and metrics are available at PubMed, Scopus, ORCID, Publons and Google.