This section in the Division was established to coordinate clinical services that reduce risks and perform clinical studies in the area of cardiac rehabilitation.

Section Chief
Vera Bittner, MD, MSPH


Vera Bittner, MD, MSPH
Todd Brown, MD

Patient Care

Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation Clinic 

Fellowship Training

Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation Rotation

For Referring Physicians

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