• SASL is an interdisciplinary group of Swiss scientists, clinicians and translational researchers interested in liver biology and disease. Our mission is to promote research, to disseminate knowledge and to prevent and cure liver disease.

  • Programm and registration for the 6th Swiss Hepatology Postgraduate Course in Ermatingen from November 16th to 18th 2023, with an outstanding program.

  • New regulations for financial support of SASL studies

  • SASL Hepatology Prize 2023 awarded to Montserrat Fraga at the SGG/SASL annual meeting

SASL School of Hepatology

Upcoming Courses:
SASL School Number 43

Monday, 18 Mar 2024, 1730h-1900h
SASL Hepatology News. David Semela, Kantonsspital St. Gallen
Hepatitis Delta. Francesco Negro, University Hospital Geneva
Fontan-Associated Liver Disease. Patrick S. Kamath, Mayo Clinic Rochester

SASL School Number 44

Monday, 17 Jun 2024, 1730h-1900h

SASL School Number 45

Monday, 16 Sep 2024, 1730h-1900h

SASL School Number 46

Monday, 16 Dec 2024, 1730h-1900h


MELD score

Calculates the Model of Endstage Liver Disease Score

Alcoholic hepatitis score calculator

Set of calculators for alcoholic hepatitis

Lille model

A tool for therapeutic strategy in patients with severe alcoholic hepatitis treated with steroids

ALBI grade

The albumin-bilirubin (ALBI) grade measures liver functional reserve in patients with HCC

VOCAL-Penn Cirrhosis Surgical Risk Score

VOCAL-Penn predicts post-operative mortality for patients with cirrhosis


Causality assessment of adverse reactions to drugs

FIPS (Freiburg Index of Post-TIPS Survival)

FIPS is a tool based on age, total bilirubin, serum creatinine and albumin for risk stratification before TIPS implantation (J Hepatol 2021;74,1362-1372)

more calculators

Upcoming Congresses

Intensive care in Hepatology 2024

5 Sep 2024 - 6 Sep 2024, Haus der Universität Bern, Schlösslistrasse 5, Bern


6 Dec 2024 - 7 Dec 2024, KKL Luzern

Member Payment

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