Now with over 5,500 members from all over the world, EASL is an influential international organisation. It attracts the foremost hepatology experts as members and has an impressive track record in promoting research in liver disease, supporting wider education, and promoting changes in European liver policy.
Leadership & Governance
The role of the Ethics Committee is to limit the potential for real or perceived bias in the activities of the Association. The Ethics Committee will manage itself and hold meetings as it deems necessary. The Ethics Committee is fully independent and reports only to the General Assembly.
The Ethics Committee consists of five members who will be independent of the Governing Board. The Ethics Committee will select one of its members to perform the role of the Chair for a maximum term of three years so long as this does not extend beyond the maximum term of six years applicable to all Ethics Committee members.