André-Laurent Parodi is a Doctor veterinary Medicine (DVM), Diplomate of Bacteriology and Serology of Pasteur Institute, Professor and Head of the Department of Veterinary Pathology in the Veterinary School of Alfort (ENVA, France).

Dr Parodi is Member and past President the National (French) Academy of Medicine and of the French Veterinary Academy; he is also Honorary member of the National (French) Academy of Pharmacy. His Main topic of investigation are: Comparative studies of Lymphatic tissue tumoral and non-tumoral pathology in animals with a particular interest in Retroviruses associated Malignant Lymphomas as animal models for human medicine.