From 1976 to 1978, he is the author of forty highly specialized publications in medical
After thirty years of service Accoyer was elected to the National Academy of Surgery (ANC) December 5, 2007
Accoyer is a colonel in the reserve citizen army
Accoyer has been also serving as the Mayor of Annecy-le-Vieux since March 1989, although he was educated to be a doctor. Moreover, he used to be a member of the General Council of Haute-Savoie form March 1992 to March 1998.
Bernard Accoyer was chosen as the candidate of the UMP group, that holds the absolute majority, for the presidency at the National Assembly in 2007. Not regarding the unwritten law that the President of the National Assembly abstains from voting, Accoyer gave his vote in favor of a bill providing for major constitutional changes on July 21st 2008. That was a crucial decision as the bill passed by one vote margin only (that was his).