Scientific Advisory Board Members
Prof. Ali Sulaiman, MD, PhD, SpPD-KGEH, FACG
Graduated in medicine from the University of Indonesia, Jakarta, Indonesia in 1963. He obtained the specialization in Internal Medicine from the Faculty of Medicine, University of Indonesia in 1968 and received his PhD degree from Kobe University, Japan in 1989. He was promoted as Professor in the Faculty of Medicine, University of Indonesia in 1992. He has held positions as Chairman of Post Graduate Education for Specialist, Chairman of Medical Committee of Public, Central and National Hospital Dr Cipto Mangunkusumo (RSCM) and Chairman of Hepatology Division, Faculty of Medicine, University of Indonesia. He was appointed as the Dean of the Faculty of Medicine, University of Indonesia in 1996, and held this position until 2004.
Prof. Ali Sulaiman is the founding member of Indonesian Association for the Study of the Liver (InaASL/ PPHI), for which he was the Vice Chairman from 1985-1994. He is also the founding member of Indonesian Association for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (PEGI) and Indonesian Gastroenterology Association (PGI), for which he was the Chairman from 1985-1994. From 1996 until present, Prof. Ali Sulaiman is the Chairman for the National Working Group on Viral Hepatitis of the Ministry of Health, Republic of Indonesia. His research focuses on Hepatitis Virus, Liver Cirrhosis and Hepatocellular Carcinoma.