Philippe Collery is a Medical Doctor from 1976, Specialist in Internal Medicine in 1980, Oncologist in 1987. Intern at the Universitary Hospital of Reims from 1967 to 1978. Medical Assistant from 1978 to 1982. Medical physician at the Universitary Hospital of Reims from 1982 to 2000. Oncologist at the Polyclinique Maymard in Corsica, France from 2000 to 2013. Currently, Collery is Manager of the Society for Coordination for Therapeutic Researches from 2005 till now.
Philippe Collery has completed many multidisciplinary international cooperations, from bench to bed-side on metal compounds mainly with magnesium, gallium, rhenium and selenium complexes with different grants from industrial companies, associations, regional and French public resources.
Collery was organizer of the 1st International Symposium on Metal Ions in Biology and Medicine in Reims in 1990 with the official sponsorship of the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and co-organizer of the further ones in different countries.
Co-editor of 11 proceeding books on Metal Ions in Biology and Medicine (publisher: John Libbery Eurotext, Paris) and published more than 100 Research articles. He is a member of the International Scientific Committee of several International conferences of Anticancer Research, member of the French Pharmacological Oncological Group, coordinator of several clinical trials on gallium chloride or on tris-8-quinolinolato Ga (III) complexes.