­Dr. Norah Terrault is the Professor of Medicine and Chief of Gastrointestinal and Liver Diseases at the University of Southern California. She is recognized nationally and internationally for her work related to viral hepatitis and alcohol-associated liver disease, especially in the setting of liver transplantation.  She has authored more than 310 original articles, reviews and book chapters on viral hepatitis, including the AASLD Hepatitis B Treatment Guidelines and is a member of the AASLD HCV Guidance Committee. She has served as deputy editor for Liver Transplantation, associate editor for Hepatology, is current Associate Editor for Hepatology Communications. She is an investigator on several NIH-funded clinical studies in hepatitis B and C, as well as fatty liver and is an investigator on several ongoing clinical trials of novel therapies for patients with chronic liver diseases. She recently joined the  AASLD Governing Board as Councilor and will serve as president of the AASLD in 2023.