Flavien CHARPENTIER  PhD, Research Director, Inserm

F. Charpentier is an expert in cardiac electrophysiology from the cellular level to the whole animal, and is mainly interested in the cellular and molecular mechanisms of inherited cardiac arrhythmic syndromes. He was awarded his PhD from the University of Nantes in 1991. He was recruited by Inserm and joined the laboratory of l'institut du thorax in 1996 after a postdotoral position at Columbia University (New York, USA).
He has contributed to 74 publications (h index = 28). He has coordinated four state-funded grants, including to from the Agence Nationale de la Recherche (ANR), seven grants from French national foundations, and also participate as team leader in a European Union network and two ANR grants.
He has been a member of evaluation committees for the ANR, Inserm-DGOS and Swiss National research Council, and of the scientific councils of two french foundations. He is on the editorial board of three journals.