Adult Congenital Heart Disease Fellowship

Program Director: Joseph Kay, MD

Adult Congenital Heart Disease Aims

The Program’s AIMS are as follows:

  1. Provide training in all aspects of ACHD core.
  2. Provide training in ACHD with academic leadership.

Children’s Hospital Colorado and University of Colorado Hospital, in conjunction with the University of Colorado School of Medicine, is pleased to offer a funded position for an ACGME accredited 24-month training program dedicated to the care of Adults with Congenital Heart disease.

We are looking for well qualified candidates who have completed a fellowship in pediatric cardiology or adult cardiology at an ACGME-accredited program and will be board eligible by the start of the 4th year. The number of patients surviving to adulthood with congenital heart disease continues to increase, and as such our adult congenital heart disease program, first established in 2003, continues to grow, with over 2,000 outpatient visits per year. Our program is integrated between Children’s Hospital Colorado and The University of Colorado Hospital, with training tailored to the trainee’s previous background. Successful graduates from our program will be board eligible for the ABIM Adult Congenital Heart disease board certification.

To apply:

This Fellowship is a 2 year ACGME-accredited Program with a complement of 2. Applications for fellowship should be submitted through Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS) -- July Cycle.

Application Requirements:

  • ERAS Application
  • 3 Letters of Recommendation
  • USMLE Scores
  • Publications

We participate in the National Residency Matching Program (NRMP). All visa applications are welcomed and reviewed on a case by case basis.


Cardiology (SOM)

CU Anschutz

Anschutz Inpatient Pavilion 1

12605 East 16th Avenue

3rd Floor

Aurora, CO 80045


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