Jean-Hilaire Saurat, MD

Clinical and Research Dermatology Consultant

Jean-Hilaire Saurat, MD, is professor emeritus at Geneva University where he chaired the department of Dermatology for 28 years. Prof. Saurat heads the Dermato-toxicology group of the Swiss Centre for Applied Human Toxicology and has been theEditor-in-Chief of the journal Dermatology since 1986. He is also the leading editor for the French Textbook of Dermatology and the author of over 900 publications.

Prof. Saurat is the immediate past President of the International League of Dermatological Societies (ILDS). He has also served as President of both the European Society for Dermatological Research (ESDR), and the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology (EADV). In 2005, Prof. Saurat received the “Chevalier de la Légion d’Honneur” from France.