Born on September, 6th, 1959, French citizen
Professor of Legal Medicine at the Medical School of Paris Descartes since 2013, Director of the Institut Medico-legal of Paris since 2013, Professor of Legal Medicine at the Medical, School of Strasbourg from 1996 to 2013, Director of the Institut de Médecine Légale of Strasbourg from 1996 to 2013, Dean of the Medical School of Strasbourg from 2001 to 2011
Title of Medical Doctor obtained on May, 28th 1985, PhD in molecular pharmacology obtained on December, 18th 1990 at the University Louis Pasteur in Strasbourg, Research Habilitation obtained at the same university on June, 29th 1993, Specialization as Forensic Pathologist on October 1988
Main research subjects:
Human DNA profiling ( mitochondrial and chromosomal STRs, SNP technology), Diatom research and analyses in drowning cases
Member of the ICRC Forensic Advisory Board, vice president of the International Academy of Legal Medicine and secretary of the European Council of Legal Medicine.