Event Date & Time
April 30, 2017 – 7:00 PM
SpeakerPatrick CURMI, MD, PhD Research Director at INSERM President of the Université Évry-Val-d’Essonne
Patrick CURMI, MD, PhD
Research Director at INSERM
President of the Université Évry-Val-d’Essonne
Speaker’s Profile & Event Description
After a Doctorate in medicine at the Faculté de médecine Broussais-Hôtel-Dieu in 1985 and a Doctorate in Science at the Paris 11 University in 1991, Patrick Curmi joined the Évry-Val-d’Essonne University in 2004. As a Molecular and Structure Biology & Nanotechnology specialist, he carried out basic research in several INSERM laboratories from 1985 to 2006, before he created and became Director of the INSERM laboratory ‘Structure et reconnaissance des biomolecules’ at the University of Evry.
Patrick Curmi also taught courses at the Évry-Val-d’Essonne University, and at the Ecole Supérieure des Mines in Paris. He coordinated numerous international networks such as the European network “Nano4Drugs ” and the GDRI CNRS Franco-Russian (international think-tank), and organized several international congresses.
Winner in 2012 and 2013 of the Oséo contest for the creation of the company DiamLite , he has filed several patents and contributed in numerous scientific journals. He is the author of more than a hundred international publications. He also collaborated with a laboratory at IIT Bombay & visited several Indian Universities and Institutes under the EduFrance Program in 2010 to promote Franco-Indian cooperation in higher education & research.
“ Life and its memories, at the origin of all ”
“ La vie et ses mémoires, aux origines du tout ”
The talk will be in French. The slides will have some explanations both in French and English.
Dr. Patrick Curmi nous présentera quelques réflexions d’un médecin chercheur en biologie moléculaire sur la vie, ses origines et son futur.
IPA, France is honoured to have Dr Patrick Curmi as the chief guest.
Participation Fee30 € for Dinner. IPA members can use coupons if applicable.
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