About the Journal

Focus and Scope

The International Journal of Hepatology seeks to publish original research papers, review articles, case reports and short communications on Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary diseases.

Publication Frequency

The journal is published quarterly.

Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.

Editorial Board

Professor Salimur Rahman
Professor, Department of Hepatology
Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University
Dhaka, Bangladesh
Chairman, Viral Hepatitis Foundation Bangladesh

Deputy Editor-in-Chief
Dr. Mamun-Al-Mahtab
Assistant Professor, Department of Hepatology
Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University
Dhaka, Bangladesh
Secretary General, Viral Hepatitis Foundation Bangladesh

Dr. Aly Elsayed Soliman
Head, Department of Hepatology
Al Noor Hospital
Abu Dhabi, UAE

Professor Deirdre A. Kelly
Professor of Paediatric Hepatology
Birmingham Children’s Hospital
Birmingham, UK

Professor Amr Helmy
Professor of HPB Surgery
National Liver Institute,Menoufya University.
Giza, Egypt

Dr. Md. Fazal Karim
Assistant Professor
Department of Hepatology
Dhaka Medical College
Dhaka, Bangladesh

Professor Andrea Frilling
Professor of Surgery
Imperial College London, UK

Dr. Desmond Wai
Consultant Transplant Hepatologist and Gastroenterologist
Asian Centre for Liver Diseases &Transplantation
Gleneagles Hospital, Singapore

Dr. Anil Arora
Senior Consultant Gastroenterologist
Therapeutic Endoscopist
Chief of Hepatology Services
Sir Ganga Ram Hospital
New Delhi, India

Professor Gamal Shiha
Professor of Internal Medicine
Department of Gastroenterology and Liver Unit
Almansoura Faculty of Medicine
Almansoura, Egypt

Professor Anil Dhawan
Department of Paediatric Hepatology
King’s College Hospital
London, UK

Professor George K. K. Lau
Clinical Professor, Division of
Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Department of Medicine
Assistant Dean, Faculty of Medicine
The University of Hong Kong

Dr. Arun J. Sanyal
Division of Gastroenterology
Hepatology and Nutrition
Department of Internal Medicine
Virginia Commonwealth University
Richmond, Virginia, USA

Dr. Govind K. Makharia
Associate Professor
Department of Gastroenterology
and Human Nutrition
All India Institute of Medical Sciences
New Delhi, India

Dr. Christian Gluud
Head and Coordinating Editor
Cochrane Hepato-Biliary Group
Copenhagen Trial Unit
Copenhagen, Denmark

Professor Graham Foster
Professor of Hepatology
Barts and The Royal London
Queen Mary’s School of Medicine and Dentistry London, UK

Dr. Deepak Narayan Amarapurkar
Consultant Gastroenterologist
Bombay Hospital & Medical Centre
Mumbai, India

Professor Henry Cohen
Professor and Chairman
Department of Gastroenterology
National University
Montevideo, Uruguay


    Viral Hepatitis Foundation of Bangladesh

Journal History

International Journal of Hepatology was formerly known as the Bangladesh Liver Journal.