Oana Bernard is Medical Doctor by education, specialized in Medical Biology. She also holds a PhD in osteoarticular Biology. She has served several years as Assistant Professor at hospital (APHP), having research, laboratory and teaching activities, before joining the pharmaceutical industry in 2003.
She developed a solid experience of 20 years in R&D at Servier, holding several positions from Project leader – Project Director to growing leadership positions of Director clinical development in various therapeutic areas such as rheumatology, diabetes and metabolism, rare/orphan inflammatory diseases. Over the last years, she enlarged her area of expertise, being Director of Translational and Clinical Research Metabolism, Medico-scientific Director R&D, Patient-Officer-Clinical Research R&D, and Director Pediatrics R&D.
Passionate for science and the discovery of new applications and promising health solutions, she is now Chief Scientific Officer at Biocodex.
She likes arts and theatre, and spending time outdoors with her family, especially in Brittany, where she enjoys sailing and exploring all aspects of the Celtic culture.