Brohée fund for young investigators in basic and clinical gastroenterology.

Dear colleague, As you are probably aware, the Fonds Brohée / Brohée fund is awarding every 2 years a young researcher for its work in the field of Hepatology-gastroenterology and GI oncology. This year, exceptionally, the deadline of applications is delayed to January 31 at 11.59 PM. Please send us your work! Find attached the information sheet […]

BASL Winter Meeting and Liver Course 2021: presentations

While the BASL WM 2021 program was highly appreciated, we ran into internet connectivity problems on Friday December 3rd due to a Proximus problem outside the congress center. Unfortunately this meant that virtual attendees could not see the slides perfectly, especially those of local presenters. For BASL members willing to review these presentations, they can […]


  Our congress will be held in person or via streaming, with, of course, full respect of all Covid Safe modalities such as CSTP, masks all day long, distancing in auditorium, live projection via cinema-streaming in sponsor-room, seated coffee-breaks and seated lunch, ventilated rooms, etc … Would you rather go for the streaming session (via […]

Splanchnic vein thrombosis in patients with COVID-19 infection

This study is an investigator-initiated study examining the prevalence, clinical presentation and outcome of splanchnic vein thrombosis in patients with a COVID-19 infection. This study is endorsed by the BASL steering committee and is also endorsed by the vascular liver disease group (VALDIG) and is thus just starting at an European level too. If you […]

The International Liver Congress 2021

Don’t miss your chance to benefit from the lowest rates to attend ILC 2021. This is the opportunity to polish your expertise, connect with other EASL members, and share your knowledge. Top reasons to attend ILC 2021: ILC is EASL’s annual flagship congress and attracts around 10,000 delegates, including thousands of EASL Members Specialists share […]

New HBV reimbursement criteria

New Tenofovir DF and Entecavir reimbursement criteria – Pending publication in the Moniteur Belge/Belgisch Staatsblad – Expected from 1st February 2021 onwards

Belgium hepatitis free in 2030

In order to reach the WHO target of eliminating HCV as a public health threat by 2030, a group of Belgian HCV experts, some of which are active BASL steering committee members, joined the Belgian HCV coalition, which is supported by an unrestricted grant from pharmaceutical companies and a communication bureau. On 9 October 2020, […]

Elections of BASL SC committee

Dear BASL member, This year there are elections for the BASL steering committee 2021-2024. A detailed overview of all the applications can be found here: Elections BASL steering committee 2020 Candidates for the non-academic hospitals (in alphabetical order): Prof Dr Pierre Deltenre, Dr Marie de Vos, Dr Filip Janssens, Dr Sergio Negrin-Dastis, Dr Wim Verlinden […]

BASL Virtual Winter Meeting / Liver Course 2020: how to registrate

Dear colleague, We would like to invite you to the 25th Wintermeeting and liver course of the Belgian Association for the Study of the Liver (BASL). Due to COVID-19 measures this event will be hosted online 4 december 2020. The program of this year promises to be exciting. We are proud to welcome different national […]