DOCTOR FRANÇOISE COUIC-MARINIER
Influence of the stereochemistry of aromatic molecules on the efficacy, odour and toxicity of an essential oil: a glimpse into the chemical world of Citrus
Françoise Couic-Marinier holds a Doctorate in pharmacy (research and dispensary options) and a Master's degree in biological and medical sciences (analytical chemistry and pharmacognosy).
She has been an aromatherapy trainer for healthcare professions for 20 years.
She is a lecturer, has co-created a university diploma in clinical aromatherapy and lectures at different faculties of pharmacy (Dijon, Limoges, Toulouse, Rennes, Shanghai, Beijing).
She is also scientific expert and consultant in the development of aromatic formulations and has been a member of the scientific committee of the Gattefossé Foundation since 2014.
Françoise is founding member of the board of AFAC (Association Française d'Aromathérapie Clinique), author of numerous articles in various magazines and scientific publications, director of a pharmacy thesis, and member of the editorial board of Actualités Pharmaceutiques since 2008.
A practising pharmacist, Françoise is the author of some twenty reference books on aromatherapy.