Senior scientist in translational science and published author with 10+ years of experience managing preclinical projects and writing science.
International experience working in France, the USA, and Belgium and Ability to thrive in different cultures and rapidly changing environments.
• Modeling human diseases: developed animal & cellular models of cardiac and renal diseases. • Analysis of complex data: manager of 7 preclinical non-regulatory projects on various therapeutic areas. • Writing of research data: lead author or co-author of 17 publications in peer-reviewed medical journals or books and 2 patents, with a total number of citations exceeding 650. • Understanding of clinical research: lead author of key clinical documents for 3 observational studies. • Communication with key opinion leaders: 15 abstracts presented at international conferences, selection of and liaison with more than 40 international Principal Investigators. • Development of strategic content for grant applications: awarded 6 personal grants for a total of €300K and course fees & living allowance to attend 3 international conferences.
THERAPEUTIC AREAS: Renal diseases • Vascular diseases • Infectious diseases • Bone diseases • Fibrosis
Scientific Writer, preclinical regulatory affairs Brussels, Belgique
January 2014 --- June 2014
Therapeutic area: Cell-based medicinal products, bone diseases. Assisted with preclinical regulatory activities of the Company in the field of bone fracture repair & prevention, specifically with the European Medicines Agency (EMA).
Senior Research Scientist, Vascular & Renal Pathophysiology Seattle, Washington, États-Unis
September 2012 --- August 2013
Therapeutic area: kidney fibrosis, microvascular rarefaction.
Developped, conducted and managed preclinical studies aimed at identifying the mechanisms of pericytes activation in the development of kidney fibrosis.
Clinical Project Manager (CPM) Paris, France
September 2010 --- June 2012
Therapeutic area: infectious diseases (viral, fungal, and bacterial).
Managed 5 retrospective and prospective non-interventional studies in the field of Human genetic susceptibility to infectious diseases.
Research Scientist, Vascular & Renal Pathophysiology Paris, France
October 2007 --- June 2010
Therapeutic area: kidney diseases, vascular diseases.
Developed, conducted, and managed in vitrclinical studies aimed at identifying i) the role of Tissue Transglutaminase and Endothelin in the development of rapidly progressive glomerulonephritis, and ii) the mechanisms of interstitial fibrosis and fibrillar collagen assembly in hypertension and immune kidney injury.
Ph.D. Student in Physiology Paris, France
September 2003 --- September 2007
Therapeutic area: cardiac function, embryonnic development.
Developed, conducted, and managed in vitro and in vivo preclinical studies aimed at identifying the role of circulating Serotonin in the regulation of cardiac function.
Teaching Assistant in Developmental Biology Paris, France
September 2003 --- August 2006
Taught developmental biology (lecture and practice) to undergraduate students and to students preparing the entrance examination to the Veterinary School.
Creative thinkingOptimismOrganizationProactivitySociabilityTrustSelf-disciplineProblem solvingInterest in knowledgeCuriosityCritical thinkingAttention to detailAnalytical thinkingAdaptabilityDiligence
R&D Animal models Scientific writingCell CultureClinical researchData AnalysisDesigning case report formsEnglishIn VitroIn VivoInformed Consent ProcessLaboratory study designMedical writingMicrosoft OfficeMolecular & Cellular BiologyNephrologyOrthopedicPre-clinical researchPreclinical regulations and practicesPrinciples and ethics of clinical researchProblem-solving methods and troubleshootingSearch literature on clinical trialsWriting Study Procedures and SOPs
Skills and Expertise
Analyze data Design case record forms Interact with nurses Interact with physicians Interpret data Search literature on clinical trials Write papersAdjust methodsCollaborate with principal investigatorDesign scientific projects (in biology)Publish scientific projectsPublication of articles
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Physiology & Pathophysiology from Université Pierre et Marie Curie (Paris VI) in 2007
Master's Degree in Physiology & Pathophysiology from Université Pierre et Marie Curie (Paris VI) in 2003
Training and Certification
European First Aid Certificate Certification
Expert has 17 publications (Will be avalible with full profile)