Serge R. Mordon is a Research Director working in Lille, France, for the French National Institute of Health and Medical Research (INSERM). He serves as the Director of the Photomedicine Center (Lille University Hospital) and the Director of the INSERM Laboratory number 703. Activities of this methodological and technological research laboratory are in the field of interventional laser therapy procedures assisted by medical imaging and simulation. Since 1981, Professor Mordon has been involved in the medical applications of lasers, particularly in dermatology and plastic surgery. More recently, he has focused his research on laser-assisted cartilage reshaping and photodynamic therapy for cancer treatment. He is an internationally recognized expert in laser-tissue interactions and laser applications in medicine. He is invited to teach a variety of laser courses at several European universities. He works as an Associate Editor of the editorial board for Lasers in Surgery and Medicine journal. He has authored twelve issued patents and over 240 articles and book chapters. In 2007, he received the prestigious Caroline and William Mark Memorial Award from the American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery in recognition of his outstanding contributions to laser technology and patient care.
Biography Updated on 8 February 2012