Prof. Zsolt Tulassay, MD

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Chairman of the International Gastro-Surgical Club, Hungarian Chapter

Date of birth: 1st May 1944

Education:
1969 Medical Doctor, Semmelweis University, Medical School, Budapest
1974 Specialist for internal medicine
1992 Specialist for gastroenterology
1980 PhD, Thesis: The role of ERCP in pancreatic diseases
1991 DSc, Thesis: Somatostatin in the gastroenterology

Positions:
1968–1976 Assistant Professor in the 1st Dept. of Internal Medicine, Semmelweis University Medical School, Budapest
1976–1990 Associate Professor
1991–1993 Professor of Medicine
1993 Professor and Chairman of 2nd Department of Medicine, Semmelweis University Medical School, Budapest
2004 Member of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences

Cooperations:
Department of Gastroenterology, University Nottingham, UK
University California, Irvine, Long Beach, California,
Department of Internal Medicine, University of Padua, Italy,
Medical Clinic of University Magdeburg, Germany,
Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio
Department of Internal Medicine, University of Regensburg ,Germany
University of Massachusetts Medical School, Division of Gastroenterology, Worcester, USA

Scientific interests:
Gastrointestinal endoscopy
Pancreatic diseases
Liver diseases
Somatostatin in the gastroenterology
Clinicopharmacology of peptic ulcer disease
Operative endoscopy
Inflammatory bowel diseases
Osteoporosis in gastroenterological diseases
Helicobacter pylori infection

Publications:
532 original papers
9 books
41 book chaptes
Citation Index: over 3000
HIRSCH-index: 21
Impact factor of publications: 547.408
480 abstracts