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Prof. Olaf Mercier, MD, PHD


Pr Olaf Mercier teaches Thoracic Surgery At Paris-Sud University. As Thoracic Surgeon at the Marie Lannelongue Hospital he is the scientific coordinator in charge of Project Bioart-Lung 2020, a unique medical adventure. The development of a portable artificial lung, will provide help to more than 10 000 patients in France....


Le Plessis-Robinson, France
Thoracic Surgery
French  /  English

Work Experience

Professor of Thoracic & Cardiovascular Surgery
Since 2014
Paris-Sud University Medical School, France
Thoracic Surgeon Thoracic Vascular Surgery & Cardiopulmonary Transplantation Department
Since 2008
Marie Lannelongue Hospital, Le plessis Robinson, France
Scientific Coordinator
2015 to 2016
RHU Bioartlung, Paris, France


Clinical & Research Fellowship
2013 to 2014
Toronto General Hospital, Canada
PHD, Pulmonary Cirdulation Physiology
2005 to 2009
UPEC, Paris-Est Créteil University, France
Master 2, Physiology & Biology of Breathing
2003 to 2004
UPEC, Paris-Est Créteil University, France


Acute decompensated pulmonary hypertension.
European respiratory review : an official journal of the European Respiratory Society Read it here Right Heart End-Systolic Remodeling Index Strongly Predicts Outcomes in Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension: Comparison With Validated Models.
Circulation. Cardiovascular imaging Read it here [Massive pulmonary embolism. When medical treatment is not enough].
Annales de cardiologie et d'angeiologie Read it here