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Dr. Christine Henri

Title(s), professional position(s) and university affiliation(s): 


Assistant professor, Université de Montréal

Dr. Christine Henri

Dr. Henri completed her doctorate in medicine at Université de Montréal in 2006 and her graduate diploma in cardiology in 2012. Then she did a fellowship in advanced echocardiography and valvular disease at Université de Liège, Belgium, where she gained growing interest in the evaluation of patients with aortic stenosis. In 2015, Dr. Henri joined the Montreal Heart Institue where she works as echocardiographist. She also acts as assistant professor in medicine at Université de Montréal. She is a member of the evaluation committee for percutaneous valvular therapies, a member of the organisational committee for the Reseach Day, a member of the ethics committee and of the heart failure clinical research group. Her research findings and medical expertise made her win the “Young investigator award” for clinical research at the European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging 17th annual meeting in 2013, the 2nd rank at the e-poster competition at the 3rd EuroValve congress, and be invited at the Japanese Society of Echocardiography 25th annual scientific meeting. 

Research interest(s) 

Valvulopathy: aortic stenosis

Awards and Distinctions 


  • 2015: Montreal Heart Institute Foundation, annual grant to researchers program.
  • 2015: Université de Montréal, Department of Medicine, clinician-scientist salary award
  • 2012: Université de Montréal, Department of Medicine, scholarship for complementary training
  • 2012-13: Association des Cardiologues du Québec and Servier, scholarship for improvement
  • 2012-14: Montreal Heart Institute Foundation, Bal du Cœur scholarship. 


  • 2014: 3rd edition of EuroValve Congress, 2nd rank – eposter competition
  • 2013: 17th Annual Meeting of the European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging, Young Investigation Award – Clinical Research
  • 2011: Montreal Heart Institute. Merck Prize: best presentation by a resident.
  • 2011: Echocardiography 8th annual symposium of Hôpital Sacré-Coeur de Montréal, winner of the resident contest – Spectacular cases.
  • 2006: Conseil de la Faculté de medicine de l’Université de Montréal, Dean’s honours list.

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