Our team

The office

A team of 4 people is at the Dispensaire Français every day from Monday to Friday, running the medical and health clinics, advising and helping people in need and running  the daily operations of the Dispensaire :

  • Laure Daya – Director
  • Magali Chabrelie – Deputy Director
  • Marie Charles – Administrative Manager
  • Abigail Izon – Nurse

The medical team

General practitioners and specialists, both French and English, work on a voluntary basis according to availability.

General practitioners

  • Dr Zoe Bellamy MD, general practitioner
  • Dr Catherine Fortin MD, general practitioner with an interest in psychology
  • Dr Marie Amélie Lebel MD, general practitioner
  • Dr Odile Lhopitallier MD, general practitioner, President of the Medical Committee of DF-SFB
  • Dr Pardis Momeni MD, general practitioner
  • Dr Laura Munoz MD, general practitioner
  • Dr Alexandre Nairi MD, general practitioner
  • Dr Hélène Nguyen MD, general practitioner
  • Dr Mikael Prevost MD, general practitioner
  • Dr Olivier Reymond MD, general practitioner

Specialists Physicians


  • Mr Nadey S. Hakim MD, PhD, FRCS, FRCSI, Surgeon Consultant, St Mary’s Hospital


  • Mme Sophie Bouvresse, dermatologist


  • Dr Chantal Dewast MD, CES of medical gynaecologist, Cromwell Hospital, Dean Medical Center
  • Dr Christilla Nevi MD, medical gynaecologist, Medical Chambers


  • Mr Hamid Daya, BSc MBChB FRCS, Consultant Ear, Nose and Throat Surgeon, St George’s Hospital


  • Dr Stéphanie Vergnaud, child psychiatrist
  • Dr Caroline Pontvert, psychiatrist


  • Dr Philippe Morillon MD, rheumatologist and sports doctor, graduate of the University of Caen

Health professionals


  • Annie Josseron, DE


  • Nathalie Vauterin, nutritionist

Speech therapy

  • Ms Séverine Laftaly, Reg HPC, MRCSLT
  • Ms Camille Sabrié, speech therapist
  • Ms Clémence Waymel, speech therapist


  • Mr Romain Luquet, physiotherapist, osteopath MCSP
  • Ms Lauranne Thomas, osteopath DE
  • Ms Céline Wolff, osteopath


  • Ms Vanessa Berdugo, DESS clinical and pathological psychology
  • Ms Anne Bizot-Burgess, Accredited by the British Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy and British Psychoanalytical council. Couple Therapist, trained at Tavistock Centre for couple Relationships
  • Ms Cindy Caraguel, clinical psychologist
  • Ms Valérie De Coninck, DESS clinical and pathological psychology
  • Ms Leonor De Escoriaza, Psychologists and Psychotherapist Registered BPS
  • Ms Laure de Nadaillac, clinical psychologist, in charge of the youth center
  • Ms Nathalie Dubreuil, clinical psychologist
  • Dr Salima Schreiter, PhD social psychologist / psychologist, TCC


  • Ms Malika Van Grutten, DE


  • Ms Vahiria Janbon, child psychotherapist – MBACP

The social committee

Our team of volunteers in the community :

  • Fleur Bérard
  • Magali Chabrelie
  • Blandine Charteris (in charge of the Social Committee)
  • Christelle Chailley
  • Elisabeth Chermette
  • Isabelle Erulin
  • Christine Ettinger
  • Philippine Gallet
  • Astrid Gouilliard
  • Kim Gudenus
  • Francine Joyce
  • Isabelle Robitaille


A team of 14 trustees guides the direction and governance of the DF-SFB:

  • Cécile d’Angelin – President- London Representative Institut Montaigne
  • Laurent Debacker – Derivatives Broker
  • Guillaume Bazard – Consul General of France in London
  • Blandine Charteris – Former Director of the Dispensaire Français – Société Française de Bienfaisance
  • Chantal Dewast – Medical Gynaecologist, BUPA Cromwell Hospital, London
  • Nadey Hakim – Surgeon, Laureate of the Faculty of Medicine of Paris MD, PhD, FRCS, FRCSI
  • Odile Lhopitallier – General practitioner, BUPA Cromwell Hospital, London
  • Odile Lombard Mourre – Risk Analyst
  • Marie Madelain – Lawyer
  • Fiora Mallevays – Partner, Savigny Partners LLP
  • Elisabeth Maxwell – Partner, Mazars LLP
  • Salim Moollan QC – Barrister
  • David Stockley – Former President and CEO, EMI International
  • Brigitte Williams – Director, Derek Williams Films Editor Limited