Scientific Advisory Board

Pr. Jean-Marie Lehn and Dr. Bernard Cabane are members of our Scientific Advisory Board.

Pr. LEHN is a French Chemist specialized in supramolecular chemistry. He was awarded the 1987 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for his work on supramolecular assembly.

Dr. Bernard CABANE is a Physicist and Chemist, Director of Research at CNRS and at the ESPCI Paris Tech. Specialist in fluid mechanics and soft materials; he is a corresponding member of the Academy of Sciences.


The Global Diabetes Medical Advisory Board

The Global Diabetes Medical Advisory Board (MAB) consists of well-respected endocrinologists from the US and EU.

The MAB will serve as an ongoing key strategic resource to Adocia for the development of its expanding diabetes portfolio. In the near term, MAB engagement will focus on the development of BioChaperone Combo, a unique combination of the basal insulin glargine and the prandial insulin lispro, currently in phase 2.


The inaugural members of Adocia’s Medical Advisory Board include:

Dr. Jay Skyler, MD, Chairman of ADOCIA’s Diabetes Medical Advisory Board. Dr Skyler is a Professor of Medicine, Pediatrics & Psychology at the University of Miami (USA), in the Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism in the Department of Medicine, of which he was the Director from 2000 to 2004; and Associate Director for Academic Programs in the Diabetes Research Institute.  

Dr. Vanita Aroda, MD, is a Physician Investigator at MedStar Health Research Institute (MHRI), Hyattsville (USA). Dr. Aroda also serves as Scientific Director of the MedStar Community Clinical Research Center.

Dr. Bruce Bode, MD, is a Clinical Associate Professor in the Department of Medicine at Emory University, Atlanta (USA) and a diabetes specialist with Atlanta Diabetes Associates.

Dr. John Buse, MD, PhD, is a professor at the University of North Carolina, School of Medicine in Chapel Hill (USA) where he serves as the Director of the Diabetes Care Center, Chief of the Division of Endocrinology and Executive Associate Dean for Clinical Research.

Dr. William Cefalu, MD, is the executive director of Louisiana State University’s Pennington Biomedical Research Center (USA). He also holds the George A. Bray Endowed Super Chair in Nutrition.

Dr. Dan Einhorn, MD, is the President of Diabetes and Endocrine Associates as well as Clinical Professor of Medicine at the University of California, San Diego (USA). He also serves as Medical Director of the Scripps Whittier Diabetes Institute.

Dr. Vivian Fonseca, MD, is Professor of Medicine, Tullis–Tulane Alumni Chair in Diabetes, Section of Endocrinology at Tulane University Health Sciences Center (USA).

Dr. Chantal Mathieu MD, PhD, is currently Director of the Endocrinology Clinic at the University Hospital of Leuven (Belgium). She also serves as Professor of Endocrinology at the University of Leuven.

Dr. Denis Raccah, MD, PhD, is currently Professor at the Assistance Publique des Hôpitaux de Marseille (APHM) and Director of the Department of Nutrition, Metabolic Diseases and Endocrinology at the Sainte Marguerite Hospital and the Conception Hospital (Marseille, France).