Gender and Sexuality
Louise Pilote, McGill University

Gender Matters in Heart Disease: Measuring the Impact of Sex and Gender on Heart Disease Risk and Outcomes

About the Speaker

Louise Pilote's research focuses on women and cardiovascular disease through the lifespan. She applies health services, outcomes, clinical trials and comparative effectiveness methods to answer questions about how gender characteristics and sex differences mediate cardiac outcomes. Pilote is a senior scientist and attending physician at the McGill University Health Center. She holds a Masters of Public Health from the Harvard School of Public Health and a PhD in epidemiology from the University of California at Berkeley.