Jacques Grosset

Johns Hopkins University, USA

Jacques Grosset did his medical studies at the School of Medicine, University of Lille, France , from 1947 to 1954, and received his M.D. degree from the University of Paris, France, in 1956. From 1956 to 1963, he was an Assistant at the Tuberculosis Department (Head: Dr. Georges Canetti), Pasteur Institute, Paris, France. His field of study is drug resistance and chemotherapy of tuberculosis. He was the Head of the Department of Mycobacteria (tuberculosis and BCG), Pasteur Institute of Algiers, Algeria (1963–1970); a Professor of bacteriology and virology, Faculty of Medicine, Algiers (1966–1970); the Deputy Director of the Central Laboratory of Pitié-Salpêtrière Hospital and a Professor of bacteriology-virology, Faculty of Medicine Pitié-Salpêtrière, Paris (1970–1977); the Director of the Central Laboratory of Pitié-Salpêtrière Hospital and a Professor of bacteriology-virology, Faculty of Medicine Pitié-Salpêtrière, Paris (1977–1996); a Consulting Professor at the Respiratory Diseases Department (Head Pr Jean-Philippe Derenne) of Pitié-Salpêtrière Hospital and a Professor of bacteriology-virology, Faculty of Medicine Pitié-Salpêtrière (1996–1999); and an Emeritus Professor at the Faculty of Medicine Pitié-Salpêtrière and a Coordinator of the tuberculosis control among homeless people in the Social Emergency Unit (Samu Social), Paris (1999–2002). Since 2002, he has been a Professor of medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Md, USA.

Biography Updated on 27 September 2009

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