President of the Council of the Deans of Paris Universities (September 2010 to June 2012) Dean of the School of Medicine at University of Versailles Saint Quentin en Yvelines (from January 2010) Director of a 36-bed intensive care unit at Raymond Poincaré, Assistance Publique Hôpitaux de Paris (APHP). APHP is the premiere tertiary care hospital in France. (from September 2004) Director of the Laboratory Neuroendocrine Response to Sepsis, University of Versailles (from March 2009) Director of the Centre for Clinical Research and Innovative Technologies, INSERM, Paris (from March 2010) President of the French Society of Intensive Care (SRLF), Paris, France (2011-2013) Chair of the Systematic Review Group for European Society of ICM (ESICM) (2010-2013)
Professor of Critical Care – Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile.
Professor auxiliar convidado - Faculdade de ciências médicas - Universidade Nova de Lisboa
trained in Neurology and Intensive Care Medicine in Paris, France. He completed a PhD in clinical physiology at The Imperial College of London. He is now a senior consultant in the Department of Intensive Care Medicine of the teaching Raymond Poincaré Hospital and Professor at The University of Versailles. He is supervising research on neurological complications of critical illness as well as neuroendocrine and brain dysfunctions related to septic shock, notably in collaborationwith Institut de Pasteur, Mc Gill University and Leuven University.