Diploma in kinesitherapie, University Paris, 1967. Doctor of Medicine, University Paris VII, 1975.
Practice medicine specializing in physical therapy, Paris, 1967-1973. General practice medicine, 1975-1977. Leader rehabilitation unit La Chataigneraie, Menucourt, France, 1978-1988.
Medical manager Center Reeducation Beaulieu, Rennes, France, since 1988. Consultant in rheumatology Hospital Cochin, Paris, 1975-1988, burns unit, 1975-1988, Hospital Pitie, Paris, 1979-1983, Hospital Rennes, since 1989. Associate professor Ecoles Kine, Ergo, since 1989.
Member middle-term care national taskforce Ministry Health. Served to captain French Military, 1973-1974. Member National Association Medical Specialists in Rehabilitation, Society Francaise de Reeducation, Society Francais de Rheumatologie.
Married Celia Thammavong, August 17, 1970. Children: Richard, Damien.