Dr. Ferial Fanian, M.D., Ph.D. Director, Skin Care Group

Editor of the biggest reference in Cutaneous Biometrology, “Agache’s Measuring the Skin” published in 2017 by Springer, she is a French-Persian dermatologist working in Researc Centre of Department of Dermatology of Besançon, France (CERT) as the Scientific Expert/Coordinator.

She has a remarkable experience on laser applications in dermatology while she was always working as a researcher in biometrology of the skin. She is also familiar with optical Biopsy methods particularly with in vivo Reflectant Confocal Microscopy and that is why she is the board member of ICNI group (Non-Invasive Cutaneous Imaging thematique Group) at French Society of Dermatology.

She is working on melanocytes activity and morphology in vitiligo through her PhD thesis. She has also obtained two academic fellowship in « Laser and Cosmetic Dermatology » and also « Innovative Chronic Wound Healing » in 2013 and 2014 in France. She is also  the reviewer or invited author for some English and French journals in this field such as JEADV, Archives of Dermatology, Journal of Cosmetic Dermatology, Case Reports in Dermatological Medicine, Medical Staff Dermatologie, Réalités Thérapeutiques en Dermato-Vénérologie.

Research interests: 

  • Advances and Emerging Techniques in Dermatology
  • Anti-Aging
  • Cosmetic Dermatology
  • Invasive and Non-Invasive Measuring Methods in Dermatology
  • Optical biopsy in Dermatology
  • Investigative Dermatology