Dr Marie-Claude Morice studied at the University of Medicine in Paris where she obtained her medical degree in 1973 and her Diploma in Specialized Cardiology Studies in 1975.
In 1986, she was appointed Head of the Interventional Cardiology Department of the CCN, the 2nd largest PCI center in France in 1990.
Since 1995, she has been the Head of Interventional Cardiology at the Institut Cardiovasculaire Paris (Générale de Santé) one of the highest-volume PCI centers in the Greater Paris Area.
Dr Morice is a Fellow of the European Society of Cardiology and the American College of Cardiology and Honorary Professor of the Universidad Del Salvador in Buenos Aires.
She is a guest faculty and invited chairperson at all major international Interventional Cardiology scientific sessions in Europe, North and South America and Asia and a board member of EuroPCR and a Senior Consulting Adviser.
Dr Morice has been involved in multiple clinical research activities over the past 20 years. She was voted Best Clinical Researcher in 1995 (Erasmus) and Cardiologist of the year in 1997. She was the co-founder of the French study group ‘Coronary Stenting Without Coumadin’, the Principal Investigator of the Ravel Trial, the Reality Study and the co PI of the Syntax Trial.
She is the President and Medical Director of the European Center for Cardiovascular Research (CERC) which was founded in 2008.
In 2013, Dr Morice was designated Best Interventional Cardiologist in France by the French magazine Capital.