Dr. Eisenberg is a tenured Professor of Medicine at McGill University and a Staff Cardiologist at the Jewish General Hospital in Montreal, Quebec. He is the Director of Clinical Research of the McGill Cardiology Fellowship Program and an Associate Member of the McGill Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics. In addition to his clinical responsibilities, Dr. Eisenberg is the Director of the Cardiovascular Health Services Research Group of the Jewish General Hospital and a Principal Investigator at the Centre for Clinical Epidemiology of the Lady Davis Institute for Medical Research.
Dr. Eisenberg was born in Rochester, New York. He completed a AB in Chemistry (Cum Laude) in 1980 at Cornell University. This was followed by an MD at the University of Rochester during which he took one year to study languages at the WUJS Institute of Language Studies in Arad, Israel. After finishing his MD in 1985, Dr. Eisenberg did a residency in internal medicine at McGill University and a Masters of Public Health at Harvard University. At the University of California in San Francisco, he completed a research fellowship in echocardiography and epidemiology in 1992 and a cardiology fellowship in 1994. In 1995, Dr. Eisenberg completed an interventional cardiology fellowship at the Cleveland Clinic. Finally, in 2010, he completed a Masters in Management at McGill University.
In addition to his research, clinical duties, and teaching, Dr. Eisenberg is married and has five children (4 girls and 1 boy).