Doctor of Medicine, 1958.
Chef de clinique-assistant thoracic and cardiovascular surgery, Broussais Hospital, 1959-1966; professor thoracic and cardiovascular surgery, Broussais Hospital, since 1966; head department thoracic and cardiovascular surgery, Hospital Lariboisière, Paris, since 1980; director medical affairs, American Hospital of Paris, 1996. Research fellow Institute National de la Santé et de la Recherche Méicale, Center d'Etudes des Techniques Chirurgicales.
Captain Reserve Corps, 1976. Member American College of Surgeons, French Cardiology Society, French Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgical Society, French Association Surgery, French Association Vascular Pathology, French College Thoracic and Cardiovasc. Surgery (president), Academy of Surgery, International Society Surgery, European Society Experimental Surgery, Austrian Society Cardiology (honorary), German Society Surgery, Academy Lancisienne de Rome, Brazilian Surgical Society (honorary), European Association Cardio-Thoracic Surgery (member county), International Society Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, De Bakey International Cardiovasc.
Society, Society Thoracic Surgeons, New York Academy Sciences, American College Cardiology, Society Advancement of Medical Instrumentation, American Society Artificial Internal Organs, International Society Artificial Internal Organs, American Heart Association (member surgical county), American Association Thoracic Surgery, European Society Cardiology (member executive science committee), EuropeanAssn. Cardio-Thoracic Surgery (member county).
M. Huguette Lachter; children: Dominique, Emmanuel.