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Pascal SANDERS
ANSES - Laboratory of Fougeres
French Agency for Food, Environmental and Occupational Health Safety
E.U. Reference Laboratory for Antimicrobial and Dye Residues in Food from Animal Origin (EU-RL)
La Haute Marche - Javene - BP90203
F-35302 Fougères
France
Tel : +33 (0)2 99 94 78 78
Fax : +33 (0)2 99 94 78 99
Pascal Sanders was born on August 16, 1961 in Maubeuge, France. He graduated from Toulouse as a doctor in veterinary medicine (1985) and Doctor in pharmacology (PhD 1992). ). He obtained his HDR (final University degree authorising the leadership of Research Projects) in 1997. He started his career in 1985 at the laboratory of research for veterinary drugs of Fougères in 1985 as Research scientist. He was appointed as head of unit of pharmacokinetics of veterinary drugs and head of department of veterinary drugs. He is currently the Head and research director of the laboratory of Fougères of the French Agency for food, environmental and occupational safety. The laboratory is the European Union Reference laboratory for residue of antimicrobials and dyes, the national reference laboratory for residue of veterinary drugs and for antimicrobial resistance. His main research area is linked to the pharmacology of antimicrobials used as veterinary drugs and the risk assessment for human health related to the use of these compounds in veterinary medicine. He is expert for the European Medicines Agency, the European Food Safety Authority and the Joint Expert committee of Food Additives.
Higher education