Training and experience in the diagnosis and management of patients with acute and chronic cardiovascular conditions, including:

  • Myocardial infarction and other acute ischemic syndromes
  • Chronic coronary heart disease
  • Congestive heart failure
  • Arrhythmias
  • Valvular heart disease
  • Hypertension
  • Lipid disorders
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Peripheral vascular disease
  • Infectious and inflammatory heart disease
  • Adult congenital heart disease

Program GoalsAn intellectual environment for acquiring the knowledge, skills, clinical judgment, attitudes, and values that are essential for the practice of cardiology

  • Training in an atmosphere that emphasizes excellent clinical care delivered with respect and compassion for patients and their families
  • A significant experience in investigative medicine (basic or clinical research)
  • Ensuring the development of future cardiologists who will be the teachers, researchers, and care providers of the future