Pierre-Henri BRECHAT

Pierre-Henri BRECHAT

Centre Cochrane Français de l’hôpital de l’Hôtel-Dieu (APHP), 1 place du Parvis Notre-Dame - 75004 - Paris

Tel: +33 (0) 1 42 34 78 31 (work) / +33 (0) 6 81 78 73 80 (personal)

E-mail: pierre-henri.brechat@htd.aphp.fr (work)

Affiliation(s): Department of Human and Social Sciences


GP and emergency physician now a public health medical inspector (DDASS (department of health and social affairs), DRASS (regional department of health and social affairs), ARH (Regional hospitalisation agency), ministry) then a hospital practitioner specialising in public health and social medicine with Paris hospitals public assistance system (APHP).

Researcher in the health policy department of the Sorbonne University Paris Cité: professor at the EHESP and leader of the health planning task force (GTPS); member of the Law and Health Institute – INSERM U 1145 – at Paris 5 University (Paris Descartes), member of the executive committee of the Health Chair at Sciences Po. Associate researcher at the Centre d’Études et de Recherches de Sciences Administratives et politiques (CERSA) (Study and Research Centre for Administrative and Political Sciences), UMR CNRS 7106, at Paris 2 University (Panthéon-Assas).


Research development in health prevention, planning and governance of health policy and Insurance in partnership with Intermountain Healthcare of Utah and the University of Neuchâtel.


Member of the scientific and editorial committee of the Journal de Gestion et d'Economie Médicales (JGEM – Journal of Medical Management and Economy), since 2012.

"Health and healthcare access" expert at the Prime Minister's "conference against poverty and in favour of social inclusion", in connection with the National conference on policies to combat poverty and social exclusion" (CNLE), 2012.

Expert on the SHS 1 (Societies, spaces, organisations and markets) committee for the White and Young Researchers programmes at the Agence Nationale de la Recherche (ANR – National Research Agency), 2013.

Expert for the "pricing by activity, hospital reform and ageing" group, drawn up at the request of Réjean Hébert, Minister of Health and Social Services and Minister Responsible for the Elders of the Government of Quebec, 2013.

Member of the editorial committee of the Journal de Droit de la Santé et de l’Assurance Maladie (JDSAM – Journal of Health Law and Health Insurance) and comanager with Professor Didier Tabuteau and Mrs Marie Grosset of the newsletter "health organisation, health policies", since 2013.

Expert on the interministerial commission on "seniors physical and sporting activities", of the Ministry of Sports, Youth, Popular Education and Associative Life, 2013.


Public Health, public law, health planning and policy and Health insurance at the EHESP, Paris Universities 5,7 and 13, and Sciences Po.