Head shot of Dr. Jean-Francois Lafond

Dr. Jean-Francois Lafond

Scientific Director, Pathology

Dr. Jean-Francois Lafond is currently the Scientific Director in pathology for our site in Senneville, Quebec, Canada. He specializes in respiratory and otic pathology. His research interests include transgenic mice, the ADAMTS gene family, embryofetal renal development, and animal welfare.

Dr. Lafond obtained his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree and master's degree in veterinary sciences at l'Universite de Montreal. He is a previous chairperson of IACUC for Senneville - a position for which he received the 2015 Charles River Human Care and Use Award. He is currently on the editorial board for Toxicologic Pathology.