Fellowship Programs

Fellowship Programs

Cardiovascular Disease Fellowship Training Program
Our Cardiovascular Disease Fellowship Program, which was launched in 1971 and certified in 1988, is affiliated with the University of Arizona Sarver Heart Center, a center of excellence with over 145 members who are cardiologists, cardiothoracic and vascular surgeons, neurologists, research scientists and numerous other medical specialists.

Interventional Cardiology Fellowship

The University of Arizona College of Medicine Interventional Cardiology Fellowship Program has two positions which have been filled for 2017-2018. This fellowship is designed for individuals interested in a cardiology career with interventional procedures as a key component. Completion of an accredited ACGME cardiology fellowship is required.

Advanced Heart Failure Fellowship

The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson Division of Cardiology offers sub-specialty training in advanced heart failure, heart transplantation and mechanical circulatory support.  Newly accredited in April of 2017, fellowship positions are available for incoming fellows July 2017, 2018 and 2019.   

The University of Arizona College of Medicine, Division of Cardiology offers sub-specialty training in cardiac electrophysiology. Newly accredited in April of 2017, fellowship positions are available for incoming fellows July 2020.  

Fellowship positions enrolling for July 2020 and beyond will use the online ACGME application. Applicants must have completed an ACGME accredited cardiovascular disease fellowship program. 

Class: 2016 - 2019

Cardiovascular Disease Fellow
Research project: The prognostic role of pre- and post-procedural cardiac rehabilitation in frail individuals undergoing transcatheter aortic valve replacement.
rbhargava@shc.arizona.edu
Cardiovascular Disease Fellow
melissadakkak@shc.arizona.edu
Cardiovascular Disease Fellow
Research project: The Long-Term Effect of Right Ventricular Outflow Tract Pacing on Left Ventricular Function in Patients Undergoing Atrioventricular Node Ablation
familtzev@shc.arizona.edu
Cardiovascular Disease Fellow
Research Projects: Effects of oxidized LDL on shear mediated platelet activation; and Clinical Significance of J Waves in Patients Undergoing Therapeutic Hypothermia for Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest
aharhash@shc.arizona.edu
The cardiology division in the University of Arizona College of Medicine, Department of Medicine offers three fellowship programs.
Meet the Division of Cardiology Faculty
Additional Resources

To learn more about Tucson, the University of Arizona and Sarver Heart Center, watch the three-minute video: "Welcome to the UA Sarver Heart Center."


Videos

2012 Fellowship Graduation Interviews



 

 

 

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