Dr Laurent Garderet is a French hematologist working in the department of hematology at Pitié Salpetrière Hospital in Paris, France. He did his medical studies as well as his training in Paris. He did a post-doctoral internship in the M.D Anderson Cancer Center in Houston. His main interests focus on myeloma treatment and biology. He is a board member of the IFM and past chairman of the Plasma Cell Disorder subcommittee of the EBMT Chronic Malignancies Working Party.