Dr. Bertrand is active in clinical research in particular in the field of the intervention and treatment of coronary cardiac diseases. He acts as principal investigator of clinical trials and is also the initiator of several original projects of clinical research (investigator initiated trials) on a worldwide scale.
CERTIFICATIONS AND SCIENTIFIC SOCIETY
Specialist in cardiology (MD), State University of Liege (Belgium)
PhD in experimental medicine, McGill University, Montreal
Chercheur-boursier clinicien junior level 2, Fonds de la Recherche en Santé du Québec (FRSQ)
Canadian Association of Interventional Cardiology – Member, executive
Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics (TCT) – Member, scientific committee
American Heart Association (AHA) – Member
Society of Cardiac Angiography and Interventions (FSCAI) – Fellow
ADMINISTRATIVE AND ACADEMIC APPOINTMENTS
Interventional Cardiologist, Interventional Cardiology Laboratory, Cardiology Department, Quebec Heart-Lung Institute, affiliated to Laval University
Director EASY Program for the research and education of the transradial approach
Professeur agrégé, Faculty of Medicine, Laval University, Quebec
Adjunct-Professor, Dept of Mechanical Engineering, McGill University, Montreal.