Partner 6 - Assistance Publique Hôpitaux de Paris


Prof. Dr. Gilles Montalescot

Principal Investigator

Phone: +33 (0) 142163006

Fax: +33 (0)  1421629 31



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Assitance Publique Hôpitaux de Paris

Boulevard de l'Hôpital 47

75013 Paris



Institute presentation

Assistance Publique - Hôpitaux de Paris is the public hospital system of the city of Paris and its suburbs and the largest hospital system in Europe. Linked with the University of Paris and currently involved in more than 50 projects, AP-HP has vast experience in EU project management. Close collaboration with investigators, researchers and clinical research units ensures follow-up of clinical trials promoted by AP-HP when AP-HP acts as coordinator or partner in European funded projects.

Hôpital Pitié Salpétrière is a leader technical and medical center and has a strong tradition for collaboration with medical researchers for improving health care. It is also the largest hospital in France.

The Department of Institute of Cardiology is a reference center for clinical recruiting in AMI patients and has long-term expertise in clinical investigations and trials. It is also the largest department of cardiology in Paris.

Prof. Dr. Montalescot is head of the Intensive Cardiology Care Unit as well as the INSERM research unit on Thrombosis (U937) at the Pitié-Salpêtrière Hospital.

Prof. Dr. Montalescot’s team has extensive experience in basic and clinical research. He has served on several task forces and guideline committees on antithrombotic drugs, acute coronary syndrome and stable coronary artery disease. His main expertise is in the field of coronary thrombosis, ranging from pathogenesis to therapeutics. He has been an investigator for many antithrombotic drugs developed in the past 15 years, as well as for many new interventional technologies. As a result of his dedicated work, he has published over the last 5 years 65 articles with an impact factor of 10 or more. There is also extensive expertise in close collaboration in clinical research with the IHF in Ludwigshafen, Germany.


The CULPRIT-SHOCK Consortium consists of 17 partners from 11 different EU member states as well as Switzerland.

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