Prof. René Adam, MD, PHD

Prof. René Adam, MD, PHD


Professor René Adam is president of the Medical Board of the Paul Brousse Hospital, Villejuif, France and head of the Oncological Surgery Unit of the Hepato Biliary Center. Since 1994, he has held the position of professor of surgery at the Faculty of Medicine Kremlin Bicêtre at Paris South University, Paris. Professor Adam’s main fields of activity and research are surgery of the liver, biliary tract and pancreas, and hepatic transplantation. He is particularly involved in the treatment of hepatocellular carcinoma and of liver metastases. He has delivered more than 600 lectures on his research interests around the world, and has more than 200 publications in peer-reviewed journals.
Villejuif, France
Surgeon & Head of Hepatobiliary Dept. Paul Brousse Hospital, Villzjuif, France
French / English


Work Experience

Head of Department Department of Hepatic Biliary Surgery, Cancer & Transplantation
Since 2012
Paul Brousse Hospital, Villejuif, France
Professor, Surgery
Since 1994
Kremlin Bicêtre Medical School,- Paris-Sud University, France
Research Director Unité Mixte de Recherche U935
Paris-Sud University, INSERM, France


Fellowship, Surgery
Paris-Sud University Medical School, Paris, France
Senior Resident
Paris-Sud University Medical School, Paris, France
Paris-Sud University Medical School, Paris, France


Predictive model for microvascular invasion of hepatocellular carcinoma among candidates for either hepatic resection or liver transplantation.
Surgery Read it here Chronological occurrence of PI3KCA mutations in breast cancer liver metastases after repeat partial liver resection.
BMC cancer Read it here Late hepaticartery thrombosis after liver transplantation: which strategy? A single-center retrospective study.
Transplant international : official journal of the European Society for Organ Transplantation Read it here

Professional Associations

European Liver Transplant Registry Chair Treasurer of the European Surgical Association (ESA) General Secretary European Liver and Intestine Transplant Association (ELITA) Board Member