Thierry Facon, MD

Thierry Facon, MD

Professor of Hematology
Service des Maladies du Sang
University of Lille
Lille, France

Thierry Facon, MD

Thierry Facon completed a medical degree at Lille University School of Medicine in France. He currently serves as Professor of Hematology in the Department of Hematology at Lille University Hospital.

Dr. Facon is a member of the Intergroupe Francophone du Myélome and was President of the Intergroupe Francophone du Myélome from 2003 to 2006. In 2006, Dr. Facon was a key speaker at the plenary session of the American Society of Clinical Oncology in Atlanta, Georgia. He is currently Vice President of the French Society of Hematology and will co-organize the next International Myeloma Workshop in Paris in 2011.

Dr. Facon’s main area of expertise and fields of interest are the biology and treatment of multiple myeloma and chronic myeloid leukemia, and he has published numerous clinical papers in the peer-reviewed literature about different treatment approaches for these conditions.