ELA Team

Audrey Boyer, PhD
Head of Research department

Audrey holds a PhD specialized in Virology from the University of Tours. She pursed basic research at the NIH, near Washington D.C., before joining French biotech companies in Paris area. She is an expert of gene therapy treatments manufacture and analytical methods for Advanced Therapy Medicinal Product.

Her mission within ELA international:
Liaise with researchers and associations around the world dedicated to leukodystrophies.
• Lead the Scientific Committee and the various events.
• Coordinate calls for projects and monitor ongoing clinical studies.
• Develop partnership with the USA.


Laure Philippe
Project Manager
Laure holds a Master’s degree in Project Management from IAE Panthéon Sorbonne, and a Bachelor’s degree in Economics and German Language and Society from Nanterre University. Her experience in project management, communications and events has successively taken place in museums, integration through economic activity, live-shopping and medical conferences.

Her mission at ELA International:
Organise scientific events.
• Manage calls for projects.
• Administer the Leuconnect platform.
• Participate in the development of scientific popularisation tools.