The Center for Interventional vascular Therapy has a strong commitment in the advancement of cardiovascular care through clinical research. We are dedicated to clinical research within expansive subspecialty of interventional cardiology to further our knowledge about new techniques and technologies. Many of our clinicians have been and continue to be national leading principal investigators for clinical trials and have been instrumental in furthering the technologies in virtual every area of interventional cardiac and vascular therapies.

The mission of the CIVT Clinical Research Group is to provide innovative and compassionate care to our patients through participation in clinical trials, to advance the state of knowledge in the field of interventional cardiology, and to broadly disseminate our findings for the benefit of existing and future patients. We strive to employ highly qualified researchers in a collaborative teaching environment that promotes the importance of responsible medical research.

Clinical Research Director
Tamim M. Nazif, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center
Director of Clinical Research, The Center for Interventional Vascular Therapy
Director of Clinical Services, The Columbia Heart Valve Center

Clinical Research Director
Lauren Privitera, MPH
Administrative Director
Center for Interventional Vascular Therapy

Clinical Manager
Kate Dalton, MS, RD, CCRC

Center for Interventional Vascular Therarpy









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