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Josette Legagneux



Hospital engineer to Ecole de chirurgie -Assistance Publique – Hôpitaux de Paris (France)
40 years of experience in microsurgery and animal experimentation: Training and Research Management of a surgery and microsurgery laboratories
Qualifying training in ergonomics and quality

Management of the experimental animal surgery and microsurgery laboratory: 2010 to Present

  • Member of the Ethics Committee for animals and Member of the Animal Welfare Structure (SBEA)
  • Liaisons with the Ministries in charge of Agriculture and Research and with veterinary inspections
  • Preparation and monitoring of application files authorization of educational projects
  • Administrative and financial management: budget monitoring, orders, development of the equipment plan
  • Advice and participation in the creation of experimental microsurgery units
  • Member of IMSS (International Microsurgery Simulation Society)

Management of a rodent research laboratory: 2008 to Present

  • Creation of a laboratory dedicated to rodent research
  • Technical supervision of Master students
  • Development of microsurgical models and participation in research programs

Management of a microsurgery training laboratory: 1992-2008

  • Management, organization of a laboratory composed of 10 works stations
  • Organization of practical teaching sessions.

Trainer in microsurgical techniques: 1980-2008 (today occasionaly)

  • Practical and theoretical teaching within the framework of the University Diploma in Microsurgical Techniques and Basic Training
  • Development of training materials: technical manuals, audiovisual materials
  • Training provided in France and abroad


Diplôme d’Etudes Supérieures Spécialisées (Qualité): 1988
Diplôme d’Etudes Supérieures Techniques (Ergonomie, Physiologie du travail): 1995
Diplôme Universitaire (Initiation aux techniques de biologie moléculaire): 1996
Diplôme Universitaire (Responsable scientifique d’expérimentation animale): 1995


  • 20 Medline referenced Publications
  • More than 20 Communications in national and international meetings.