Imperial College London


Faculty of MedicineDepartment of Metabolism, Digestion and Reproduction

Professor and Honorary Consultant in Hepatology



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Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother Wing (QEQM)St Mary's Campus





Dr Maud Lemoine is Professor and Honorary Consultant in Hepatology at St Mary’s hospital, Imperial College London, UK. She completed her medical degree and PhD in Paris, France. She also graduated in political sciences from the Institute of Political Studies in Paris. Her research activities are mainly focused on the prevention and management of viral hepatitis in resource-limited countries, mainly in Africa. Since 2011, she has been working with the Medical Research Council (MRC) The Gambia unit, as part of the hepatitisB PROLIFICA (Prevention of Liver Fibrosis and Cancer in Africa) programme in The Gambia and Senegal. She has been member of the WHO guideline development group for the management of chronic hepatitis B/C and is regularly commissioned by the WHO viral hepatitis unit for external reviews and consultancies

Funding: MRC UK, Wellcome Trust, ANRS, Gilead US and Viiv healthcare


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Lemoine M, 2023, Clinical characteristics and outcomes of patients with cirrhosis and hepatocellular carcinoma in The Gambia, west Africa: a prospective cohort study, The Lancet Global Health, Vol:11, ISSN:2214-109X, Pages:E1383-E1392

Vo-Quang E, Bangura R, Adam N, et al., 2023, Poor disease knowledge among people living with hepatitis B in The Gambia and Tanzania., Lancet Gastroenterol Hepatol, Vol:8, Pages:783-784

Lemoine M, Assoumou L, Girard P-M, et al., 2023, Screening HIV Patients at Risk for NAFLD Using MRI-PDFF and Transient Elastography: A European Multicenter Prospective Study, Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Vol:21, ISSN:1542-3565, Pages:713-+

Im YR, Jagdish R, Leith D, et al., 2022, Prevalence of occult hepatitis B virus infection in adults: a systematic review and meta-analysis, Lancet Gastroenterology & Hepatology, Vol:7, Pages:932-942

Ndow G, Cessay A, Cohen D, et al., 2022, Prevalence and clinical significance of occult hepatitis B infection in The Gambia, West Africa., Journal of Infectious Diseases, Vol:226, ISSN:0022-1899, Pages:862-870

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