Dr. Bernard Thébaud

Dr. Bernard Thébaud

bernardthebaudDr. Bernard Thébaud is a clinician-scientist recruited to Ottawa from Edmonton in 2012 to accelerate the translation of stem cell-based therapies for lung diseases. He is a senior scientist with OHRI, a neonatologist with CHEO and Professor of Pediatrics at the University of Ottawa.
Dr. Thébaud obtained his MD at the University Louis Pasteur in Strasbourg and trained in Pediatrics and Neonatology at the University Paris V in France where he also obtained his MSc and PhD. He completed his postdoctoral fellowship at the University of Alberta.
Dr. Thébaud has participated on numerous peer reviews committees and scientific advisory boards, including NIH and CIHR. He has over 90 peer-reviewed publications, and given over 50 lectures in the past 5 years. He received the “Rising Star in Perinatal Research” award from CIHR in 2008, and currently holds the University of Ottawa Partnership Research Chair in Regenerative Medicine.