Manuel Romero Gómez is Full-Professor of Medicine at the University of Seville, Spain. He is the Chief of the Digestive Diseases Department, Virgen del Rocío University Hospitals and Head of group for translational research in liver diseases at the Institute of Biomedicine of Seville and Spanish Network for Research in Digestive and liver diseases (CiberEHD). Leader of Sub-project 7 for the European Project FLIP (Fatty Liver Inhibition of Progression) and National leader of LITMUS project. Co-coordinator of European NAFLD Registry funded by EASL. Manuel Romero Gómez is a member of the Strategic for research Plan in Andalusia. He received the XI Award Javier Benjumea Puigcerver in investigation, Universidad de Sevilla-Focus Abengoa, 2014. He has published more than 340 peer-reviewed papers on gastrointestinal and liver diseases, directed more than 24 public-funded research projects and protected 10 different patents.