Curriculum/Didactics

Curriculum/Didactics

Rotation Schedule

The academic year consists of 12 blocks. A sample of the cardiology fellowship curriculum is listed below. 

 

Block Year One Year Two Year Three
1 Cardiology Wards & ICU Cardiology Wards Cardiology Wards
2 Cardiology Wards & ICU Cardiology Wards Cardiology Wards
3 Cardiology Wards & ICU Cardiology Wards Echocardiography
4 Cardiology Wards & ICU Coronary Care Unit Cardiac Catheter Lab
5 Cardiology Wards & ICU Echocardiography Cardiac Catheter Lab/MRI
6 Echocardiography Echocardiography Electrophysiology
7 Echocardiography Echocardiography Coronary Care Unit/Research
8 Echocardiography Cardiac Catheter Lab Research
9 Echocardiography Cardiac Catheter Lab Research
10 Echocardiography Cardiac Catheter Lab/MRI Research
11 Cardiac Catheter Lab Electrophysiology Research
12 Cardiac Catheter Lab Congenital Heart Disease/Research Research

 

 * Fellow cardiology clinic will take place one half-day per week throughout the 3 years.

 

Didactic Components

The clinical experience will be supplemented by a structured didactic program comprised of:

  • Weekly Catheter Conference
  • Attending Lectures
  • Monthly M&M
  • Echo Conference
  • Nuclear Conference
  • Journal Club