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Robert Paul VIGOUROUX

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Robert Paul VIGOUROUX, French Senator. author of many articles and publications. former President, Society for French-speaking neurosurgeons; member of several French and foreign scientific organisations; Secretary then President, World Committee of Neurotraumatology of the World Federation of Societies of Neurosurgery; Organiser of symposium on child encephalopothy.

Background

VIGOUROUX, Robert Paul was born on March 21, 1923 in Paris, France. Parents: François Vigouroux and Jeanne Vigoureux (née Beauchot).

Education

Doctor of medicine and of science. Spoken languages: French, English.

Career

Mayoral Asst, Marseilles, 1971-1986. General Councillor, Bouches-duRhône, 1976. Mayor, Marseille, since 1986.

Senator, Bouches-du-Rhône, since 1989. Intern, 1946; Head of Clinic, 1952. Hospital Assistant, 1958.

Neurosurgeon, 1959; Head of Service, 1964. Professor, 1976; Professor, Neurosurgical Clinic, Timone Hospital, Marseille, 1979.

Religion

Roman Catholic.

Membership

Former President, Society for French-speaking neurosurgeons. Member of several French and foreign scientific organisations. Secretary then President, World Committee of Neurotraumatology of the World Federation of Societies of Neurosurgery.

Organiser of symposium on child encephalopothy.

Connections

Spouse Marylin Vigouroux (née Bellieux), 1980.