Since January 2020, Bruno Hoen is the Medical Research Director of the Institut Pasteur.
Between 2018 and 2019, Bruno Hoen was a Professor of the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Lorraine and Head of the Infectious and Tropical Diseases Department at Nancy University Hospital. Between 2013 and 2018, he worked as a Professor and Senior Consultant for the Faculty of Medicine of the French West Indies and French Guiana, and as Head of the Department of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, Dermatology, Internal Medicine, and the Critical Care Unit at Guadeloupe University Hospital. From 1996 to 2013, he was a Professor and Senior Consultant for the Medical and Pharmaceutical Sciences Faculty at the University of Franche-Comté and Head of the Infectious and Tropical Diseases Department at Besançon University Hospital.
Bruno Hoen has an MD, and is a specialist in infectious and tropical diseases and an expert in internal medicine, nephrology and intensive care. He has a post-graduate diploma (DEA) in clinical and epidemiological research in the evaluation of health initiatives from the School of Public Health at Henri Poincaré University in Nancy. Professor Hoen also has a PhD in Biology and Health from Henri Poincaré University in Nancy and holds accreditation to supervise research.
His career has mainly focused on different fields of infectious disease research (infective endocarditis, bacterial meningitis, HIV infection), and in recent years he has developed clinical and epidemiological research in the field of emerging infectious diseases.
Bruno Hoen has authored more than 200 papers for leading international journals and is a member of several learned societies and expert groups in infectious pathology and microbiology (SPILF, ESCMID, ISCVID, HCSP).