Sébastien La Vieille, MD, MSc is a public health specialist and medical epidemiologist from Reims University and Nancy University, France. Between 1999 and 2009 he worked for the French Food Safety Agency (Afssa, currently Anses), and was responsible for the food allergen assessment Program. In 2008, he was appointed deputy director of the Department in charge of public health surveillance and alerts in AFSSA.
Dr Sébastien La Vieille has been working for Food Directorate/Health Canada since May 2009. Between March 2010 and May 2012, he was head of the Food allergen and intolerance assessment Section. He is currently senior scientific advisor, Bureau of Chemical Safety/Food directorate/Health Canada.
Dr La Vieille is also adjunct professor in the food science Department at Laval University, Québec.
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