Pierre Cochat

University Claude Bernard France

CURRENT POSITION
Professor of Pediatrics – University Claude Bernard, Lyon
Pediatric Nephrology, Rheumatology and Dermatology, Hopital Femme Mere Enfant, Lyon
Coordinator – Reference Centre for Rare Renal Diseases Néphrogones, Lyon
Coordinator – Pediatric kidney transplantation program, Lyon
Vice-President, Université Claude-Bernard Lyon 1
Member of the Académie Nationale de Médecine

FELLOWSHIPS
1984 Pediatric Nephrology (Prof Dr M Broyer), Paris, France
1990 Pediatric Nephrology Research Unit (Prof Dr JP Guignard), Lausanne, Switzerland

UNIVERSITY TEACHING
Supervisor of 68 Clinical Research Fellows
Supervisor of 32 PhD

TEACHING IN FOREIGN COUNTRIES
Brazil, Cameroon, China, Croatia, Egypt, Haiti, India, Italy, Ivory Coast, Lebanon, Lithuania, Madagascar, Morocco, Nepal, Paraguay, Poland, Portugal, Russia, Serbia, Singapore, Slovakia, South Africa, United States of America, Vietnam.

MAIN FIELDS OF INVESTIGATION
Inherited renal diseases – Primary hyperoxaluria, Cystinosis
Pediatric kidney transplantation
Nephrotoxicity

Publications: 458 on PubMed, of which 318 in international journals (H index 51)
Textbooks: author of 127 chapters – editor/co-editor of 11 textbooks
Invited lectures: 515
Communications at scientific meetings: 725