Cardiology Magazine ImageLisa J. Rose-Jones, MD, FACC

Welcome to the ACC Program Directors and Graduate Medical Educators (PD & GME) Section!

Welcome to the ACC's Program Directors and Graduate Medical Educators (PDGME) section site!  We are delighted you are here and hope you will take a few minutes to peruse the website.  Our Fellowship Program Tools & Resources page is full of useful Curriculum ideas, Faculty Development, Accreditation documents, and previous Webinars to help support your program.

The PDGME Section members include physicians, fellowship trainees, program administrators, and the multiple cardiovascular team members, all of whom have a common goal: Excitement and Collaboration around advancing the field of education and training of the Fellows in Training (FITs) across the spectrum of cardiovascular disease. Our desire is to facilitate the training of the future cardiovascular physician workforce and to serve as a resource for salient cardiovascular education and training issues.

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Section News

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Enrollment Open For Next Business Essentials For CV Fellows Program

February 2, 2024

Educational Opportunities

MedAxiom has partnered with Wharton Online to launch the second cohort of Business Essentials for Cardiovascular Fellows Program, a world-class cardiovascular educational curriculum curated specifically for fellows and early career professionals. This self-paced online education covers the latest trends and best practices in clinical care and business performance and empowers fellows and early career cardiologists to navigate the business side of cardiology and propel their careers forward. Enrollment is open until Feb. 26. Learn more.

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ACC Survey Assesses In-Person vs. Virtual Fellowship Interviews

August 14, 2023


When interviewing for cardiovascular disease fellowship programs, fellows in training (FITs) prefer an in-person element, which helps determine whether the program is the right fit for them, according to results from an ACC survey published July 24 in JACC.

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