Main fields of research
Forensic pathology: imaging techniques in post mortem investigations, pathology of sudden death, hair analyses (toxicology).
Member of several editorial boards
International Journal of Legal Medicine, Springer-Verlag, The American Journal of Forensic Medicine and Pathology, Lippincott Williams and Wilkins, Journal de Médecine Légale et de Droit Médical, Editions Lacassagne, Law, Probability and Risk, Oxford University Press, Encyclopedia of Forensic Sciences, Academic Press. Member of the French Society of Legal Medicine, International Academy of Legal Medicine (treasurer), American Academy of Forensic Sciences, International Society for Forensic Genetics, European Council of Legal Medicine (treasurer), The International Association of Forensic Toxicologists ; member and former president of the Swiss Society of Legal Medicine.
Past dean of the Faculty of Biology and Medicine, University of Lausanne.
French / English
University Center of Legal Medicine, Lausanne – Geneva, rue du Bugnon 21, 1011 Lausanne, Switzerland