Master of Science, Paris VI University, 1970. Doctor of Philosophy, Paris VI University, 1972. Doctor of Science, Paris VI University, 1981.
From trainee researcher to director research Institute National Santé et de la Research Medicale, Paris, 1973—1992, director research, since 1992.
Member of European Society Human Reproduction & Embryology.
Married Marie-Noëlle Relachon Gougeon, February 21, 1987. Children: Laure, Emmanuel. Married Marie-Dominique Leca Gougeon, November 27, 1972 (deceased July 1981).
1 child Marie-Pascale.