Jean-Michel Escoffre earned his M.Sc. degrees in Vectorology, Gene Therapy, Vaccinology and Cell Biophysics in 2005 and 2006 respectively, at the University Paul Sabatier (Toulouse, France). He obtained his Ph.D. degree in Cell Biophysics in 2010 at the Institute of Pharmacology and Structural Biology (CNRS, UMR 5089) of the University Paul Sabatier. From April 2010 to April 2013, he was employed at the Institute of Imaging and Brain of the French Institute for Health and Medical Science (INSERM, UMR 930) in Tours, France. His research focused on gene and drug delivery using microbubble-assisted ultrasound. He is currently pursuing his postdoc at the University Medical Center Utrecht, Netherlands. His main research interests lie in the fields of the delivery of therapeutic macromolecules by magnetic resonance imaging guided high intensity focused ultrasound. He has authored over 44 journal articles and conference proceedings, and 4 book chapters.