Bachelor of Science, St. Jérome University, Marseille, France, 1972. Master of Science, University Nantes, France, 1974. Doctor of Philosophy in Histology, Curie University, Paris, 1977.
National Degree in Toxicologic Pathology, Veterinary School, Toulouse, France, 1994.
Scientist fellow, Joullié Laboratory, Paris, 1979-1981; senior scientist, Synthelabo, Paris, 1981-1983; senior research biologist, Merck and Company, Riom, France, 1983-1994; research fellow, Merck and Company, Riom, France, since 1994.
City councillor Beauregard-Vendon, France, since 1989. Member French Society Electron Microscopy, French Society Ultrastructural Pathology, New York Academy of Sciences, Fish and Nature Club (president).
Married Monique Michele Derlot, September 6, 1975. Children: William, Jèrômedical.