Salvatore Piano, Associate Editor
University Hospital of Padova, Italy

Salvatore Piano is Assistant Professor of Medicine and Consultant Hepatologist at the University Hospital of Padova, Italy.

He trained at Catholic University of Rome (MD), University of Padova (residency, PhD) and Hospital Clinic of Barcelona, Spain (Fellowship).

His main research interests are pathophysiology and treatment of complications of cirrhosis: ascites, acute kidney injury, hepatorenal syndrome, bacterial infections and acute-on-chronic liver failure.

He is member of the International Club of Ascites steering committee and EF-Clif consortium Inspiring and Writing Board and Baveno cooperation steering committee. He has received several grants and awards.

He is Associate Editor of Liver Transplantation and Clinical and Molecular Hepatology and Editorial Board member of Journal of Hepatology.