Prof Jean-Michel Foidart co-founded Mithra Pharmaceuticals SA and Uteron Pharma SA.
Through his membership of international research centers, his academic and industry career, he has extensive knowledge of reproductive medicine.
He trained in Gynecology at the University of Liège where he also obtained a PhD in cell biology and biochemistry. He was the former head of the Gynecology and Obstetrics department at the University of Liège, the general secretary of the European Society of Gynaecology (ESG) and member of multiple editorial boards of international peer-reviewed journals.
Prof Foidart was awarded the Bologne-Lemaire Prize from Institut Destrée (Walloon of the year) in 2011.