Professor Frederic Geissmann will be a guest speaker at Journée Phare 2017!

We are very pleased to announce that Professor Frederic Geissmann from the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York city (NY) will feature as one of our guest speakers this fall, at the 9th edition of the Journée Phare!


Professor Frederic Geissmann is a research professor at the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York (NY, USA). As an immunologist, Professor Geissmann is interested in the cellular and molecular mechanisms controlling the differentiation, maintenance and physiological functions of macrophages and monocytes. More specifically, he seeks to understand the role these mechanisms might play in cancer initiation and development. Recognized for providing fundamental contributions to his field, Professor Geissmann has published his works in multiple high impact factor journals such as Nature, Science, Cell, Immunity and Nature Immunology. Furthermore, Professor Geissmann is the recipient of many noteworthy and prestigious prizes. These include the European Young Investigator Award and the European Research Council Investigator Award, awarded during his time at King’s College in London.


The Journée Phare 2017 Organizing Committee