Dr. Eric Lespessailles is a doctor in the Rheumatology Department at the Regional Hospital of Orleans, France. He received his Ph.D. in Sciences and Techniques of Physical Activities and Sports at the University of Orleans. He obtained accreditation to supervise research and a qualification as a university professor in physiology. He is the medical director of the Translational Medicine Research Platform at the Regional Hospital of Orleans. He has published about 200 peer-reviewed manuscripts. His research focuses on osteoporosis, osteoarthritis, psoriatic arthritis, and musculoskeletal imaging.