Executive Board

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Executive Board

Gregg Alton

Interim Chief Executive Officer

Outreach and Engagement

Gilead Sciences, Inc.


Vera Bitcon

Global Marketing Director

Infectious Diseases

Siemens Heathineers


Claudia Carravetta

Senior Director

International Government Affairs



Gavin Cloherty


Infectious Disease Research

Abbott’s Diagnostics


Samir Desai


Zydus Cadila


Yvan Hutin (Observer)

Technical Officer

Strategic Information

Global Hepatitis Programme

World Health Organization


Michael W. Fried, M.D., FAASLD

President, AASLD

American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases


Vikas Kapil (Observer)

Director for Science & Chief Medical Officer

Center for Global Health

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention


Lillian Lou

John C. Martin Foundation


Jonathan Mermin (Observer)

Director of the National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention (NCHHSTP)

Rear Admiral in the U.S. Public Health Service


Michael Ninburg

Executive Director

Hepatitis Education Project

World Hepatitis Alliance


Paul Schaper

Executive Director

Global Health Policy

Merck Sharp & Dohme, Corp.


Ray Schinazi

Center for AIDS Research

Emory University


Sam So

Executive Director

Asian Liver Center

School of Medicine

Stanford University


Katherine Soreng


Scientific Marketing

Siemens Healthcare


Lannett Zhang

CHUNYAN Foundation