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 […]

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Belgium hepatitis free in 2030

Viral hepatitis is a disease of the past by 2030. This is what Belgium, together with all EU member states, promised the World Health Organization (WHO) in 2016. However, the reality is different. Four years on, insufficient steps have been taken in our country towards the elimination of viral hepatitis. Belgium is still lagging behind. […]

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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 […]

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14th Paris Hepatology Conference (PHC) on March 8-10, 2021

The 14th Paris Hepatology Conference (PHC) is being organized on March 8-10, 2021. The PHC is an independent educational meeting on the management of liver diseases. During the last conferences they have gathered up to 1000 specialists from more than 60 countries. This year the PHC will be fully digital. More info on www.aphc.info […]

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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 […]

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Roundtable to accelerate HCV elimination in Belgium

In 2016, our country endorsed the WHO goal to eliminate viral hepatitis by 2030. In Belgium, at least 13,000 people are infected with hepatitis C and no less than 300 patients die each year from the consequences of their infection. Exactly 10 years from the final target, Belgium,together with a few other countries, reports the […]

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Erasmus Liver Day

Wij nodigen u hierbij van harte uit om op donderdag 26 november van 13.30-16.30 uur  deel te nemen aan de 35e Erasmus Liver Day. Dit jaar zal de Erasmus Liver Day een online live evenement zijn, met voordrachten van gerenommeerde sprekers over de laatste ontwikkelingen op het gebied van leverziekten. Tijdens het programma worden de deelnemers in […]

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BSGIE Annual Meeting

We have the pleasure to invite you for our upcoming BSGIE Annual Meeting which will focus on endoscopy in portal hypertension on Thursday 24 September from 17:00 till 18:45. This year, the meeting will be held live online and transmitted via CISCOWEBEX. Attendees will learn    – the endoscopic management of variceal bleeding:    – the timing of tips in in […]

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BASL Grants

You can now apply for the BASL Grants. Please find more information in the following document: BASL grants […]

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BASL Virtual Winter Meeting and Liver Course 2020

Dear colleague, On behalf of the Belgian Association for the Study of the Liver (BASL) steering committee, we would like to invite you to the 25th Wintermeeting on the 4th of december 2020. Due to COVID-19 measures this event will be hosted online. PDF version of program: Program Virtual Winter Meeting / Liver Course 2020 […]

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