As a service to structural heart disease fellowship programs and interested applicants, the Fellows in Training Section of the American College of Cardiology has compiled the following directory.

The ACC will survey programs for updates on a regular basis to ensure that this directly reflects the most current information available.

Programs that would like to be added to the list or wish to edit their details on this page are requested to contact trainingprograms@acc.org.

Applicants are requested to contact individual programs directly if they have any specific questions.

Structural Heart Disease Fellowship Programs

Arizona

Banner - University Medical Center - Phoenix, Arizona
Program Director: Ashish Pershad
Email: ashish.pershad@bannerhealth.com
Coordinator: Angela Franco
Phone: 602-839-6743
Fellowship Duration: 1 year
Number of Positions: 1
Training Background Accepted: Adult cardiology + interventional cardiology OR Cardiac surgery
Visa status accepted: US citizen/Greencard/J1
Anticipated date of application: Please contact the program for details

California

Scripps Clinic - La Jolla, California
Program Director: Paul Teirstein
Coordinator: Mary Quinonies
Email: pteirstein@scrippsclinic.com
Phone: 858-554-9905
Fellowship Duration: 1 year
Number of Positions: 2
Training Background Accepted: Offered as a second year to interested Scripps Clinin PGY7 (Interventional cardiology) fellows only. "Attached" to the IC fellowship offering and is not independent.
Visa status accepted: US citizen/Greencard
University of California - San Diego, California
Program Director: Ehtisham Mahmud
Coordinator: Margo Relaford
Email: mrelaford@ucsd.edu
Phone: 858-657-5328
Fellowship Duration: 1 year
Number of Positions: 1
Training Background Accepted: Adult cardiology + interventional cardiology
Visa status accepted: US citizen/Greencard/J1/H1
Anticipated date of application: Please contact the program for details

Connecticut

Yale University School of Medicine - New Haven, Connecticut
Program Director: John Forrest
Email: john.k.forrest@yale.edu
Coordinator: Joanna Whitehead
Fellowship Duration: 1 year
Number of Positions: 1
Training Background Accepted: Adult cardiology + interventional cardiology
Visa status accepted: US citizen/Greencard
Anticipated date of application: Please contact the program for details

Florida

University of Miami Miller School of Medicine - Miami, Florida
Program Director: Eduardo de Marchena
Email: emarchen@med.miami.edu
Coordinator: Olga Paredes
Phone: 305-243-7067
Fellowship Duration: 1 year
Number of Positions: 1
Training Background Accepted: Adult cardiology + interventional cardiology
Visa status accepted: US citizen/Greencard/J1
Anticipated date of application: Please contact the program for details

Illinois

Prairie Heart Institute - Springfield, Illinois
Program Director: Jeffrey A. Goldstein, MD, FACC
Email: jgoldstein@prairieheart.com
Coordinator: Sadie Samson
Phone: 217-492-9115
Fellowship Duration: 1 year
Number of Positions: 2-1 (1 year) and 1 (customizable)
Training Background Accepted: Adult cardiology + interventional cardiology
Visa status accepted: US citizen/Greencard
Anticipated date of application: Rolling application
Rush University Medical Center - Chicago, Illinois
Program Director: Clifford Kavinsky, MD, PhD
Email: Clifford_J_Kavinsky@rush.edu
Coordinator: Marilyn Maiers
Phone: 312-942-8771
Fellowship Duration: 1 year
Number of Positions: 1
Training Background Accepted: Adult general cardiology and interventional cardiology fellowships, or pediatric cardiology fellowship
Visa status accepted: US Citizen/Greencard/J1/H1
Anticipated date of application: Please contact the program for details

Louisiana

Ochsner Medical Center - New Orleans, Louisiana
Program Director: Stephen Ramee/JP Reilly
Email: jreilly@ochsner.org
Coordinator: Stephanie House
Fellowship Duration: 1 year
Number of Positions: 1
Training Background Accepted: Adult cardiology + interventional cardiology
Visa status accepted: US citizen/Greencard/J1
Anticipated date of application: Please contact the program for details

Maryland

Johns Hopkins Hospital - Baltimore, Maryland
Program Director: Jon R. Resar
Email: Ruth Bassford
Coordinator: jresar@jhmi.edu
Phone: 410-955-5999
Fellowship Duration: 1 year
Number of Positions: 1
Training Background Accepted: Adult cardiology + interventional cardiology
Visa status accepted: US citizen/Greencard/J1/H1
Anticipated date of application: Please contact the program for details
University of Maryland - Baltimore, Maryland
Program Director: Mark R. Vesely
Coordinator: Taryn Webb
Email: mvesely@medicine.umaryland.edu
Phone: 410-328-8278
Fellowship Duration: 1 year
Number of Positions: 1
Training Background Accepted: Adult cardiology + interventional cardiology
Visa status accepted: US citizen/Greencard

Massachusetts

Massachussetts General Hospital - Boston, Massachusetts
Program Director: Igor Palacios/Ignacio Inglessis
Coordinator: Lisa Defabritiis
Email: ldefabritiis@partners.org
Phone: 617-643-3238
Fellowship Duration: 1 year
Number of Positions: 2
Training Background Accepted: Adult cardiology + interventional cardiology
Visa status accepted: US citizen/Greencard/J1
Anticipated date of application: Please contact the program for details
University of Massachusetts School of Medicine - Worcester, Massachusetts
Program Director: Nikolaos Kakouros
Email: raechel.strom@umassmemorial.org
Coordinator: Raechel Strom
Phone: 508-856-3064
Fellowship Duration: 1 year
Number of Positions: 1
Training Background Accepted: Adult cardiology + interventional cardiology
Visa status accepted: US citizen/Greencard/H1
Anticipated date of application: Please contact the program for details

Michigan

Henry Ford Hospital - Detroit, Michigan
Program Director: Marvin Eng
Coordinator: Theresa Gary
Email: tgary1@hfhs.org
Phone: 313-916-2871
Fellowship Duration: 1 year
Number of Positions: 2 (One position is from July - June and the other position is offcycle Jan - Dec)
Training Background Accepted: Adult cardiology + interventional cardiology
Visa status accepted: US citizen/Greencard/J1/H1
Anticipated date of application: Please contact the program for details
Wayne State University Hospital - Detroit, Michigan
Program Director: Theodore L. Schreiber, MD, FACC
Coordinator: Venicia Foreman
Email: vforeman@dmc.org
Phone: 313-832-0303
Fellowship Duration: 1 year
Number of Positions: 1
Training Background Accepted: Adult cardiology + interventional cardiology
Visa status accepted: US citizen/Greencard
Anticipated date of application: Please contact the program for details
William Beaumont Hospital - Royal Oak, Michigan
Program Director: Robert D. Safian
Coordinator: Sandr Wojiechowski
Email: sdrag@beaumont.edu
Phone: 248-898-4178
Fellowship Duration: 1 year
Number of Positions: 1
Training Background Accepted: Adult cardiology + interventional cardiology
Visa status accepted: US citizen/Greencard/J1
Anticipated date of application: Please contact the program for details

Minnesota

Mayo Clinic - Rochester, Minnesota
Program Director: John Bresnahan
Coordinator: Tamara Markham
Email: tmarkham@mayo.edu
Phone: 507-266-4930
Fellowship Duration: 1 year
Number of Positions: 3
Training Background Accepted: Adult cardiology + interventional cardiology
Visa status accepted: US citizen/Greencard/J1/H1
Anticipated date of application: Please contact the program for details
Minneapolis Heart Institute® at Abbott Northwestern Hospital - Minneapolis, Minnesota
Program Director: Mario Goessl, MD
Coordinator: Andrea Sweeney
Email: andrea.sweeney@allina.com
Phone: 612-863-7382
Fellowship Duration: 1 year
Number of Positions: 1
Training Background Accepted: Adult cardiology + interventional cardiology OR Cardiac Surgery
Visa status accepted: US citizen/Greencard
Anticipated date of application: Please contact the program for details
University of Minnesota - Minneapolis, Minnesota
Program Director: Ganesh Raveendran, MD, MS
Email: ravee001@umn.edu
Phone: 612-626-2451
Fellowship Duration: 1 year
Training Background Accepted: Adult cardiology + interventional cardiology
Visa status accepted: US citizen/Greencard/J1

Missouri

Washington University - St. Louis, Missouri
Program Director: John Lasala/Alan Zajarias
Coordinator: Laura King
Email: lking@dom.wustl.edu
Phone: 314-362-3729
Fellowship Duration: 1 year
Number of Positions: 1
Training Background Accepted: Adult cardiology + interventional cardiology
Visa status accepted: US citizen/Greencard
Anticipated date of application: Please contact the program for details

New Hampshire

Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center - Lebanon, New Hampshire
Program Director: Megan Coylewright, MD, MPH
Coordinator: Brandy M. Salo
Email: Brandy.M.Salo@hitchcock.org
Phone: 603-650-3539
Website: http://gme.dartmouth-hitchcock.org/shd-fellowship/how-to-apply.html
Fellowship Duration: 1 year
Number of Positions: 1
Training Background Accepted: Adult cardiology + interventional cardiology
Visa status accepted: US citizen/Greencard/J1
Anticipated date of application: 2/1/2017-5/31/2017

New Jersey

Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School - New Brunswick, New Jersey
Program Director: Zoltan Turi
Email: zoltan.turi@rutgers.edu
Coordinator: Terry Couzo
Phone: 732-235-5735
Fellowship Duration: 1 year
Number of Positions: 1
Training Background Accepted: Adult cardiology + interventional cardiology
Visa status accepted: US citizen/Greencard/J1
Anticipated date of application: Please contact the program for details

North Carolina

Duke University - Durham, North Carolina
Program Director: J. Kevin Harrison
Coordinator: Cynthia Pierce
Fellowship Duration: 1 year
Number of Positions: 1
Training Background Accepted: Adult cardiology + interventional cardiology
Visa status accepted: US citizen/Greencard
Anticipated date of application: Please contact the program for details

Pennsylvania

Lankenau Medical Center - Wynnewood, Pennsylvania
Program Director: Eric Gnall
Coordinator: Roe Wells
Email: wellsro@mlhs.org
Phone: 484-476-2682
Fellowship Duration: 1 year
Number of Positions: 1
Training Background Accepted: Adult cardiology + interventional cardiology OR Cardiac surgery
Visa status accepted: US citizen/Greencard/J1
Anticipated date of application: Please contact the program for details

Rhode Island

Brown Medical School - Providence, Rhode Island
Program Director: J. Dawn Abbott
Coordinator: Jane Freer
Email: jfreer@lifespan.org
Phone: 401-444-8689
Fellowship Duration: 1 year
Number of Positions: 1
Training Background Accepted: Adult cardiology + interventional cardiology
Visa status accepted: US citizen/Greencard/H1
Anticipated date of application: 9/1/2016

Texas

Methodist DeBakey Heart and Vascular Center - Houston, Texas
Program Director: Neal Kleiman
Coordinator: Melanie Winfield
Email: nkleiman@houstonmethodist.org
Phone: 713-441-4952
Fellowship Duration: 1 year
Number of Positions: 1
Training Background Accepted: Adult cardiology + interventional cardiology
Visa status accepted: US citizen/Greencard
Anticipated date of application: Please contact the program for details

Virginia

Carilion Clinic - Roanoke, Virginia
Program Director: Jason Foerst
Coordinator: Morgan Morris
Email: structuralfellowship@carilionclinic.org
Phone: 540-224-1008
Fellowship Duration: 1 year
Number of Positions: 1
Training Background Accepted: Adult cardiology + interventional cardiology
Visa status accepted: US citizen/Greencard
Anticipated date of application: Please contact the program for details

Washington

University of Washington - Seattle, Washington
Program Director: Mark Reisman/Elizabeth Perpetua
Coordinator: Theresa Shugart
Email: TheresaS@cardiology.washington.edu
Phone: 206-685-1397
Fellowship Duration: 1 year
Number of Positions: 1
Training Background Accepted: Adult cardiology + interventional cardiology
Visa status accepted: US citizen
Swedish Heart and Vascular - Seattle, Washington
Program Director: Sameer Gafoor
Coordinator: Irina Penev
Email: sameer.gafoor@swedish.org
Phone: 206-320-8100
Fellowship Duration: 1 year
Number of Positions: 1
Training Background Accepted: Adult cardiology + interventional cardiology
Visa status accepted: US citizen

Canada

Toronto General Hospital - Toronto, Ontario
Program Director: E Horlick
Coordinator: Carole Ryan
Email: eric.horlick@uhn.ca
Phone: 416-340-3835
Fellowship Duration: 1 year
Training Background Accepted: Adult cardiology + interventional cardiology.
Will not condiser candidates without at least one year of interventional training. If no congenital training has been done, 6-12 months of ACHD is preferred. Apply early - fill several years in advance
Congenital Interventional Fellowship Programs

California

Children's Hospital Los Angeles - Los Angeles, California
Program Director: Frank Ing
Email: fing@chla.usc.edu
Coordinator: Elizabeth Pena
Email: epena@chla.usc.edu
Phone: 323-361-2461
Fellowship Duration: 1 year
Number of Positions: 1
Training Background Accepted: Pediatic cardiology
Visa status accepted: US citizen/Greencard/J1
Anticipated date of application: Please contact the program for details
Stanford University/Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital – Palo Alto, California
Program Director: Catherine Krawczeski
Coordinator: Lupe Romero-Villanueva
Email: ckrawczeski@stanford.edu
Phone: 650-723-7913
Fellowship Duration: 1 year
Number of Positions: 1-2
Training Background Accepted: Pediatic cardiology OR Med/Peds combined training + formal ACHD training
Visa status accepted: US citizen/Greencard/J1
Anticipated date of application: Please contact the program for details

Colorado

University of Colorado Pediatric Cardiology Program - Denver, Colorado
Program Director: Christopher Rausch
Coordinator: Jeanette Starkey
Email: Jeanette.Starkey@ChildrensColorado.org
Phone: 720-777-2940
Fellowship Duration: 1 year
Number of Positions: 1
Training Background Accepted: Pediatric cardiology OR Med/Peds combined training + formal ACHD training
Visa status accepted: US citizen/Greencard
Number of fellows previously trained: 10
Anticipated earliest date of application: Please contact the program for details
University of Colorado Pediatric Cardiology Program (Adult Congential Interventional ) - Denver, Colorado
Coordinator: Jeanette Starkey
Email: Jeanette.Starkey@ChildrensColorado.org
Phone: 720-777-2940
Fellowship Duration: 2 years
Number of Positions: 1
Training Background Accepted: Adult cardiology + formal ACHD training OR Med/peds combined training + formal ACHD training OR Med/peds or Pediatric cardiology + formal pediatric
Visa status accepted: US citizen/Greencard
Number of fellows previously trained: 10
Anticipated earliest date of application: Please contact the program for details

Massachussetts

Boston Children's Hospital - Boston, Massachussetts
Program Director: David Brown
Coordinator: Jessi Hughes
Email: Jessi.Hughes@cardio.chboston.org
Fellowship Duration: 1 years
Number of Positions: 1
Training Background Accepted: Pediatric cardiology
Visa status accepted: US citizen/Greencard/J1/H1
Anticipated earliest date of application: Please contact the program for details

Ohio

Cincinnati Children's Hospital - Cincinnati, Ohio
Program Director: Jeanne James
Coordinator: Joyce Eiben
Email: joyce.eiben@cchmc.org
Phone: 513-636-4888
Fellowship Duration: 1 year
Number of Positions: 1
Training Background Accepted: Pediatric cardiology
Visa status accepted: US citizen/Greencard/J1/H1
Number of fellows previously trained: >8
Anticipated earliest date of application: Please contact the program for details

Pennsylvania

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Program Director: Meryl Cohen
Coordinator: Beth Garskiewicz
Email: cohenm@email.chop.edu
Phone: 215-590-3354
Fellowship Duration: 1 year
Number of Positions: 1
Training Background Accepted: Pediatric cardiology OR Med/Peds combined training + formal ACHD training
Visa status accepted: US citizen/Greencard/J1/H1
Anticipated earliest date of application: Please contact the program for details

South Carolina

Medical University of South Carolina - Charleston, South Carolina
Program Director: Eric Graham
Coordinator: Justin Mysock
Email: mysockJ@musc.edu
Phone: 843-792-3285
Fellowship Duration: 1 year
Number of Positions: 1
Training Background Accepted: Pediatric cardiology
Visa status accepted: US citizen/Greencard/J1/H1
Anticipated earliest date of application: Please contact the program for details

Canada

University of Montreal Medical Center - Montreal, Canada
Program Director: Myriam Brassard
Email: myriam_brassard@ssss.gouv.qc.ca
Fellowship Duration: 2 years
Number of Positions: 1
Training Background Accepted: Pediatric cardiology
Visa status accepted: Canadian work visa
Anticipated earliest date of application: Please contact the program for details
Important Remark Candidates must have a knowledge of French sufficient to work in this language