Dr. Philip J. Devereaux is the recipient of the 2021 CIHR-ICRH/CCS Distinguished Lecturer Award in Cardiovascular Sciences.
The Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR-ICRH) and the Canadian Cardiovascular Society (CCS) have established an annual Distinguished Lecturer Award in Cardiovascular Sciences in recognition of an individual's outstanding contribution to the advancement of cardiovascular sciences both in Canada and internationally.
Dr. Devereaux is a Professor in Cardiology Division, Department of Medicine. He is also the Salim Yusuf Chair in Cardiology; Director, Division of Cardiology and Scientific Leader of the Anesthesiology, Perioperative Medicine and Surgical Research Group at PHRI.
Dr. Devereaux has published over 370 peer reviewed papers and more than 80 book chapters, editorials, and commentaries. He has an h-index of 102 and 132,754 citations. He has given over 1000 lectures and research presentations in 41 countries. His research program focuses on vascular complications during and after surgery.
Dr. Devereaux holds a Tier 1 Canadian Research Chair in Perioperative Medicine.
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