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 CIVT Research is to provide innovative and compassionate care to patients with cardiac disease who come to the Center for Interventional Vascular Therapy for advanced treatment through participation in clinical trials. By employing highly qualified researchers in a collaborative teaching enviroment that promotes the importance of responsible medical research, our goal is to discover new methods and technological advances that will enhance our knowledge of cardiovascular science and to disseminate our findings to other medical practitioners and institutions for the benefit of existing and future patients worldwide.

Clinical Research Director
Giora Weisz, MD
Director Clinical Cardiovascular Research
Columbia University Medical Center / New York-Presbyterian Hospital
Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine
Columbia University School of Physicians & Surgeons

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

Clinical Manager
Kate Dalton, MS, RD

Center for Interventional Vascular Therarpy









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