Chief of Internal Medicine and Hepatology, Hospital General Universitari Vall d'Hebron, Barcelona, Spain.
Maria Butí earned her medical degree at the University of Barcelona and her PhD in Internal Medicine at the University “Autónoma” de Barcelona, Spain. She is currently Professor of Medicine and Chief of Internal Medicine and Hepatology at the Hospital General Universitari Vall d'Hebron, Barcelona. Dr. Butí has worked in viral hepatitis for the last 25 years, particularly in diagnosis and therapy of hepatitis B and C. She has been published more than 450 papers in the field of liver disease, with numerous contributions to books. Dr. Butí was President of the Spanish Association for the Study of Liver Diseases, and an active member of the EASL, and the AASLD, and various professional societies. Currently, she is the chair of Public Health and Policy at EASL and associate editor of the Journal of Hepatology.