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Curriculum Rotations

All Cardiovascular Disease fellows will complete 36 months of rotations as required by ACGME and ABIM:
  • Variety of Inpatient Services
  • Non-invasive and Invasive Procedure Laboratories
  • Clinical and/or Laboratory Research 
All fellows will achieve the level 1 certifications outlined in American College of Cardiology (ACC) COCATS 4 and Echocardiography Level 2.
Fellows will have the opportunity to achieve level 2 certification in two additional  major cardiac procedural subspecialties:
  • Diagnostic Cardiac Catherization
  • Nuclear Cardiology
  • Cardiac CT
  • Electrophysiology 
Cardiovascular Disease fellows have the option to pursue other interests in lieu of level 2 certification if desired  
  • Advanced training in Echocardiography
  • Dedicated Research block

As identified in ACC COCATs 4, an additional year of training is required for certification in Advanced Heart Failure/Transplant, Cardiac Imaging, Cardiac Electrophysiology, and Interventional Cardiology.


Cardiovascular Disease Fellowship Rotations

Cardiac CT/MRI
Cardiac Electrophysiology Laboratory/Consults
CCHMC Adult Congenital Heart Disease
Echocardiography Laboratory
Float/Nuclear Laboratory
Night Float/Nuclear Laboratory
Nuclear Laboratory
UCMC Cardiology Consults
UCMC Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit (CVICU)-A
UCMC Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit (CVICU)-B: Heart Failure/Transplant
VAMC Cardiology Float
VAMC Cardiology Inpatient/Consults
VAMC Outpatient
VAMC/UCMC Cardiac Catherization Laboratory

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David Harris, MD
Program Director, Cardiovascular Disease Fellowship Program

Robin Vandivier-Pletsch, MD
Associate Program Director, Cardiovascular Disease Fellowship Program

Eva Meunier, BS, C-TAGME
Education Program Manager, Division of Cardiovascular Health and Disease

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University of Cincinnati
Department of Internal Medicine

Division of Cardiovascular Health and Diseases
231 Albert Sabin Way, ML 0542
Cincinnati, OH 45267-0542

Phone: 513-558-1067
Fax: 513-558-2884