Are you interested in finding a Cardio-Oncology training program or fellowship? Please click on the drop-down box to see programs listed by state and country.

United States

  Alabama
  Alabama
University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB)
Name of Program: University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB)
Main Contact: Dr. Carrie Lenneman
Email: clenneman@uabmc.edu
Phone: (205) 975-7123
Program Description: Two year program with one year dedicated to clinical cardio-oncology and additional year to complete clinical research project on a T32 grant.
Program Website: http://www.uab.edu/news/health/item/9443-the-heart-of-cancer-care-and-survivorship
  Florida
  Florida
University of South Florida
Name of Program: University of South Florida Cardio-Oncology Program
Program Director: Michael Fradley, MD
Email: mfradley@usf.edu
Phone: (813) 259-0600
Program Description: The University of South Florida cardio-oncology program is a one-year clinical and research fellowship. The clinical training takes place at the Moffitt Cancer Center, one of the top ten cancer centers in the United States.

The fellowship is designed to train the next generation of cardio-oncology leaders to support the growing need for cancer patients and survivors.

Clinical training involves outpatient cardiovascular screening, prevention and management of cancer therapy-induced cardiotoxicities, cardiac amyloidosis, and primary cardiac tumors. In addition, numerous research activities are available. For interested applicants, basic cardiac MRI training is available.
  Illinois
  Illinois
University of Chicago
Name of Program: University of Chicago
Main Contact: Dr. Michael Davidson
Email: mdavidso@bsd.uchicago.edu
Phone: (312) 401-6141
Program Description: One year prevention fellowship focusing on Lipidology and genomics
Program Website: http://bsd.uchicago.edu
  Missouri
  Missouri
Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis
Name of Program: Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis
Main Contact: Dr. Joshua Mitchell
Email: jdmitchell@wustl.edu
Phone: (314) 273-2255
Program Description: This is a one-year program designed to provide comprehensive exposure to all aspects of inpatient and outpatient cardio-oncology and cardiac amyloidosis. Fellows receive training in prevention, screening, and management of cardiotoxicity in patients with cancer as well as diagnosis and treatment of cardiac amyloidosis. Fellows spend 6 months on the inpatient consult service (approximately 1/2 day per day on weekdays, no weekends). The remaining 6 months will be structured based on the applicants interests and can include further training in radiation oncology, imaging (such as advanced echocardiogram, CT, MR, or PET), or other instruction in research or grantsmanship (classes from the Masters programs in clinical investigation, population health sciences, bio-informatics, etc.). All applicants are expected to have a research project in either cardio-oncology or amyloidosis as a requirement for the fellowship. Washington University is uniquely situated to provide enhanced and comprehensive training given the integration of its premier Cardiology division and the Siteman Cancer Center, a national leader in cancer care. Ongoing and pending clinical trials including early identification and treatment of cardiotoxicity as well as novel therapeutics for cardiac amyloidosis. Teaching faculty are composed of experienced cardio-oncologists nationally recognized in their field. One candidate is accepted annually. Applications are due by December 1, 2019 with training to start July 1, 2020.
Program Website: http://cardiology.wustl.edu/training-programs/fellowship-training/advanced-fellowships/cardio-oncology-fellowship/
  New York
  New York
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Name of Program: Cardio-Oncology Clinical Research Fellowship
Main Contact: Sade Gibbons
Email: gibbonss@mskcc.org
Phone: 212-639-5154
Program Description: The Cardiology Service at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center is offering one to two-year research and clinical fellowships in cardio-oncology for board eligible/certified cardiologists. Select board eligible/certified internists with strong research backgrounds will also be considered. It is a carefully structured and supportive training environment for individuals wishing to build a leadership career in this burgeoning academic and clinical field. Trainees obtain intensive inpatient and ambulatory clinical exposure in a multi-disciplinary setting. Fellows work side by side with highly accomplished clinical and translational research mentors with the expectation of multiple peer reviewed publications. Experience with advanced imaging in cardio-oncology including echocardiography, cardiac PET, coronary CTA and cardiac MRI is another important aspect of the program.

Recruitment:
Positions available for July 2020 start date. Please complete an application and submit three letters of recommendation; curriculum vitae, personal statement, and medical school diploma to:

Dipti Gupta, MD, MPH
Fellowship Director, Cardiology Service
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
1275 York Avenue
Box #43
New York, NY 10065
Program Website: https://www.mskcc.org/hcp-education-training/fellowships/cardiology-service-cardio-oncology
  Pennsylvania
  Pennsylvania
University of Pennsylvania
Name of Program: Penn Cardio-Oncology Fellowship
Main Contact: Joseph Carver, MD
Email: jrc@mail.med.upenn.edu
Phone: N/A
Secondary Contact: N/A
Email: N/A
Phone: N/A
Length of Program: Availability of monthly rotations and/or year-long program:
  • Three month rotation for Cardiology or Oncology Fellow-In-Training
  • Full 1-year intensive training position for Cardiology or Oncology Fellowship
Training Background(s) Accepted: Post-CV Fellowship, Post-Oncology Fellowship or other)
Program Eligibility: US Citizen & International Candidates
How to Apply: Please contact the program for details
Program Description: The Penn Cardio-Oncology Fellowship provides comprehensive education and training across this multidisciplinary subspecialty. We believe that collaboration and communication between cardiologists and oncologists, in addition to other personnel, is vital to the success of a cardio-oncology program and fellowship. To this end, we encourage co-management of relevant issues, so that trainees can gain a full understanding of the advantages as well as the importance of teamwork.

The program is an intensive patient care year with inpatient and outpatient consultation and direct patient care. There is exposure to all aspects of cancer care and survivorship. Fellows spend dedicated time in radiation oncology and rounds with in-patient medical oncology services. There is dedicated time for enhancement of imaging skills and the opportunity for clinical cardio-oncology research.
Program Website: Click here.
  Tennessee
  Tennessee
Vanderbilt University
Name of Program: Vanderbilt Cardio-Oncology Fellowship
Main Contact: Javid Moslehi, MD
Email: javid.moslehi@vanderbilt.edu
Phone: N/A
Secondary Contact: Daniel Lenihan, MD
Email: daniel.lenihan@vanderbilt.edu
Phone: N/A
Length of Program: Varies, please refer to website
Training Background(s) Accepted: Please contact the program for details
Program Eligibility: Please contact the program for details
How to Apply: Please contact the program for details
Program Description: Vanderbilt Cardio-Oncology program is offering 1 year or 2 year clinical and research fellowships to highly motivated individuals. Cardio-oncology has emerged as a new frontier in medicine. The Vanderbilt cardio-oncology faculty are world leaders in this emerging field and bring diverse clinical and research perspectives for training purposes. Our program includes clinical training, didactic teaching and research experience. The primary goal of the training program is to prepare trainees to become outstanding academic physicians in cardio-oncology and involved in research, education and clinical activities.
Program Website: Click here.
  Texas
  Texas
University of Texas
Name of Program: University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
Main Contact: Miss Lauren Sutton
Email: lmsutton1@mdanderson.org
Phone: (713) 792-1958
Program Description: The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center cardio-oncology fellowship is a one-year clinical and research program. Training will occur at MD Anderson Cancer Center (MDACC), which is the top cancer center in the United States.

The fellowship is designed to train the next generation of cardio-oncology leaders to support the growing need for cancer patients and survivors. The fellowship will consist of six months of clinical and six months of research training.

Clinical training occurs in the MDACC high volume outpatient cardio-oncology clinics, inpatient cardio-oncology consult services, stress test /echocardiography/vascular laboratory, and on-site Cardiac Catheterization and Electrophysiology laboratory. The candidate will have an opportunity to learn about cardiovascular screening, prevention and management of cancer therapy-induced cardiotoxicities including immunotherapy, cardiac amyloidosis, cardiac tumors, and the management of cardiovascular diseases in cancer patients and survivors. In addition, the candidate will be expected to have a primary role in at least one and a secondary role in several research projects in cardio-oncology. This position is in addition to cardiology fellows who rotate through MD Anderson from the UT Health Sciences Center. There are regularly scheduled cardio-oncology educational conferences for trainees on site including case presentations, journal club, research meetings, and cardiology grand rounds.

Applications are being accepted at present for training to start July 1, 2020. We are accepting applications from physicians who will complete internal medicine residency or general cardiology fellowship by the start date. Please send your CV and other pertinent information by email to Ms. Lauren Sutton, educational program coordinator at lmsutton1@mdanderson.org.

The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer an does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, religion, disability, or veteran status, except where such distinction is required by law. M. D. Anderson Cancer Center values diversity in its broadest sense. Diversity works at M. D. Anderson. Smoke-free environment.
Program Website: Click here.

Europe

  London, England
  London, England
Royal Brompton Hospital
Name of Program: Royal Brompton Hospital Cardio-Oncology Fellowship
Main Contact: Alexander Lyon, MD, Clinical Lead for Cardio-Oncology
Email: a.lyon@rbht.nhs.uk
Phone: N/A
Secondary Contact: N/A
Email: N/A
Phone: N/A
Length of Program: 6 or 12-month programs, beginning April or October
Training Background(s) Accepted: Post-CV Fellowship, Post-Oncology Fellowship or Other
Program Eligibility: US Citizen & International Candidates
How to Apply: Please apply online
Program Description: The Cardio-oncology service at the Royal Brompton hospital was initiated in 2011 and receives up to 200 new referrals per annum, offering a range of the complex medical issues seen in a busy Cardio-oncology service. The fellow is responsible for preparing the information and results for new referrals and presentation in the Cardio-oncology multidisciplinary team meeting (MDT). The fellow will also be responsible for management of Cardio-oncology patients admitted for acute care or investigations, and reviewing inpatients in our partner oncology hospitals with acute cardiac conditions.







Weekly activities: one daycase assessment and two cardio-oncology clinics per week. One Cardio-oncology MDT meeting and one general heart failure MDT meeting where cardio-oncology cases are presented and discussed. Daily liaison with Cardio-Oncology nurse and team re patient clinical enquiries. Participation in audit and research is strongly encouraged.







The Royal Brompton Hospital manages patients from a variety of cardiac specialities (EP, coronary artery disease, heart failure, ACHD) both on an in-patient and out-patient basis and provides input to multidisciplinary team meetings. The successful applicant will join the cardio-oncology service with unique training opportunities in this new subspecialty area.







The successful candidate will be expected to participate in an on-call rota providing resident and non-resident cover during the day, at nights and weekends.
Program Website: Click here.

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