Cardiovascular Disease Fellowship

Program Director: Peter Buttrick, MD

Fellowship Program Curriculum


Both practical and didactic training is provided in all areas of cardiovascular medicine, including the following:


  • Adult cardiology including coronary care
  • Adult congenital heart disease
  • Electrocardiography
  • Cardiac electrophysiology and pacemaker therapy
  • Cardiac catheterization including interventional cardiology
  • Nuclear cardiology
  • Echocardiography
  • Exercise testing
  • Advanced heart failure and transplantation
  • Vascular medicine
  • Cardiac MRI & CT
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Preventive cardiology
  • Cardiac rehabilitation


The clinical rotations are loosely and broadly organized as follows, noting that rotation experiences are hierarchic and also that schedules after the first year (and especially in the third year) are structured to best accommodate the specifics needs and interests of the trainees.