Mathieu Bernier is a clinical associate professor in the Department of Medicine of Université Laval’s Faculty of Medicine. He earned a degree in pharmacy from the Université de Montréal in 1995 and a medical degree in 1999. In 2005, he completed his post-doctoral training in internal medicine and cardiology at the Université de Montréal and in clinical epidemiology at McGill University. From 2006 to 2007, Dr. Bernier pursued a fellowship in contrast-enhanced ultrasound and stress echocardiography at the Mayo Clinic. Dr Bernier is currently a cardiologist at the Institut universitaire de cardiologie et de pneumologie de Québec and his main fields of interest include echocardiography, structural cardiology, and heart failure.