Katell Peoc’h, PharmD, PhD

Department of Biochemistry, University of Paris, Paris, France

Dr. Katell Peoc’h was born in La Roche sur Yon (France) on December 25, 1972. She was granted his degree in Pharmacy in 1998, the specialization in Clinical Biochemistry and Laboratory Medicine in 1999, and a Ph.D. in Cell Biology in 2003. She currently serves as Assistant Professor of Biochemistry at the University of Paris, UFR de Médecine Paris Diderot (France), and Centre de Recherche sur l’Inflammation and director of the Clinical Chemistry Laboratory of University Hospital of Beaujon (France).

As regards the scientific activity, Dr. Peoc’h has published more than 100 articles in peer-reviewed journals. She has been awarded the French Society of Clinical Biology International Price, the French Pharmacy Academy Resident award, and the French Medicine Academy award in Biology (Prix Maurice Louis Girard).

She is also Chair of the Scientific Division of French Society of Clinical Biology (SFBC), and Member of the IFCC working group on Molecular Diagnosis.

Her main areas of research include analytical and clinical validation of biomarkers, metabolism of heme and metals and relevant assay methods, biological diagnosis of neurological and gastrointestinal diseases.

Terms of Appointment: July 2019 – June 2021