Cardiovascular Diseases Fellowship (Florida)
The field of cardiology and vascular medicine is dynamic. New diagnostic techniques, drugs and interventions are continuously being introduced. Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville offers a three-year Cardiovascular Diseases Fellowship that offers excellent clinical teaching from experts in echocardiography, vascular disease, bedside medicine, electrophysiology and cardiac catheterization.
Program highlights include:
- Comprehensive preparation for a scholarly career in cardiovascular medicine
- Cardiovascular fellow responsibility and autonomy in patient care management and procedures
- Extensive hands-on experience with all cardiovascular procedural skills
- Diverse patient population composed of local, regional, national and international patients
- Comprehensive didactic curriculum and hands-on physical examination teaching series
- Numerous research opportunities with guaranteed research time
- Fully electronic medical record system integrated between inpatient and outpatient settings
- Elective opportunities at Mayo Clinic in Minnesota and Arizona
- Reasonable call schedule and duty hours
- Extensive ancillary support
This training program fulfills the requirements for training as stated by the American Board of Internal Medicine and is accredited by the Liaison Committee on Graduate Medical Education.
You will be eligible to take the American Board of Internal Medicine's cardiology subspecialty examination for certification upon successful completion of the fellowship. Optionally, you may also take the examination for certification in echocardiography.
The Cardiovascular Diseases Fellowship began in 2008. It is anticipated that two fellows will complete training in the program annually.