Pierre Quartier, MD
Pierre Quartier is a pediatrician, professor at University Paris-Descartes, Paris, France and coordinator for the French Reference Center for Pediatric Rheumatology and Inflammatory Diseases (www.cerhumip.fr), a French National Reference Center of Rare Diseases located in the Pediatric Immunology-Hematology and Rheumatology Unit at Necker-Enfants Malades hospital, Paris. He is also coordinator an Inter-University Pediatric Rheumatology Diploma.
Pr. Quartier has participated as an investigator in several multicentre trials in the field of pediatric rheumatology since 2004, including a number of trials of biologics in juvenile idiopathic arthritis and cryopyrin-associated periodic syndromes. He is a member of the Pediatric Rheumatology European Society PReS (former Council member), a member of the Advisory board of the Pediatric Rheumatology International Trial Organization (PRINTO), a former President and Scientific Committee member of the French Society for Pediatric Rheumatological and Inflammatory Diseases SOFREMIP, as well as a member of the Administrative Council of the French Society of Rheumatology.