Dr. Philippe Généreux is a world-renowned interventional cardiologist at the Hôpital du Sacré-Coeur de Montréal at the University of Montréal in Montréal, Québec, Canada; and director of the angiographic core lab at the Cardiovascular Research Foundation (CRF) in New York City. In addition, he is a clinical researcher at the Columbia University Medical Center in New York City.
Dr. Généreux’s clinical and research interests include transcatheter valve replacement, coronary risk stratification, treatment of coronary calcification, bioabsorbable vascular scaffold, drug-eluting stent innovation, and medical simulation. He is author or co-author of more than 150 published or in-press peer-reviewed journal articles, 150 abstracts, six book chapters and is a frequent faculty presenter at major international professional meetings. His clinical and research accomplishments have been recognized locally and internationally by professional cardiology organizations, with major TCT awards in 2010 and 2012, including the “Young Investigator Award” in 2012. He is an active member of the Canadian and U.S.-based cardiology professional societies.
He earned his medical degree from the University of Montreal in 1996 and did his internal medicine residency and general cardiology training at the University of Sherbrooke in Quebec. In addition, he did his interventional cardiology fellowship at Hôpital du Sacré-Coeur de Montréal, Canada from 2007-2008, and then at Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University from 2008-10, with a research fellowship there in conjunction with CRF.