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Fellowship Overview

Tulane Heart and Vascular Institute (TUHVI) offers a three-year cardiovascular disease fellowship training program and a one-year interventional cardiology fellowship program. Our programs strive to uphold the Tulane tradition of clinical excellence, teaching and research. We have a strong history of preparing leaders in the field of academic and interventional cardiology, providing them with the tools to become skilled clinicians as well as providing outstanding experience in the field of cardiovascular research.

Fellows gain diverse and exceptional clinical experience through rotations at the University Medical Center of New Orleans, the Southeast Louisiana Veteran’s Healthcare System, the Tulane Medical Center, and with TUHVI’s Westbank Multi-Specialty outreach clinic.

How to Apply

Tulane participates in the National Residency Matching Program. Individuals can apply for a program by creating an account and selecting a TUHVI program on the AAMC site at: https://aamc.org/students/medstudents/eras. Interviews of applicants are by invitation only. Applicants will be notified by e-mail if the program director chooses to offer an interview invitation. 

Each applicant must be a graduate of a medical school approved by the Council on Medical Education of the American Medical Association and must be eligible to obtain a license to practice medicine in Louisiana. All International Medical Graduates must meet all of the ECFMG requirements, and must have a J-1 Visa or be a permanent resident. H1-B visas are not accepted. Please direct any questions about the fellowship programs to Senior Fellowship Program Coordinator, Lynn Shai at: lshai@tulane.edu

Cardiovascular Disease Fellowship Applicants: We will accept applications for the 2017-2018 academic year through the ERAS system from May 1, 2016- July 31, 2016. Applicants selected for an interview will be notified by e-mail by the end of August, 2016. Interviews will take place during October, 2016.


Interventional Fellowship Applicants: We will accept applications for the 2017-2018 academic year through the ERAS system from December 1, 2015-January 31, 2016. Applicants selected for an interview will be notified by e-mail by the end of February, 2016. Interviews will take place during April, 2016.