ABSTRACT

FRANCE

Daniel GRUNWALD

- Physician, Secretary General Emeritus of the Conseil National de l’Ordre des Médecins (National Council of the Order of Doctors)
- Member of the Steering Committee of MIVILUDES (Mission Interministérielle de Vigilance et de Lutte contre les Dérives Sectaires – Interministerial Mission for Monitoring and Combating sectarian Deviations)

The Order of French Doctors faced with cults and their relationship with unproven medical practices

Debate: As regards the law of 12th June 2001, article 223-15, another member of MIVILUDES, Mrs. Marie-José AUBE-LOTTE, Magistrate, stated that at the end of October 2003, eight procedures (three preliminary inquiries and five judicial inquiries) were entered into the records.