Fellowship Program Overview


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The Cardiovascular Fellowship program at UAB offers post-graduates flexibility in the length and content of their training while maintaining compliance with ACGME, ABIM, & COCATS standards.


Fellowship Program

Advanced Heart Failure & Cardiac Transplant
Electrophysiology
Interventional Cardiology
Nuclear Cardiology
Vascular Biology & Hypertension Program


People in the Program


Director

Steven Lloyd, MD, PhD
Boshell Building, Room D-201
1808 7th Avenue South Birmingham, AL 35294-0012
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Office Phone: (205) 934-0820
Office Fax: (205) 975-8568
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Martha Veazey
, Program Administrator
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Faculty

General Cardiology Faculty & Attending Physicians


Teaching Teams

 Each service is staffed by a teaching team comprised of:

  • Attending faculty physician(s)
  • Fellows
  • Internal Medicine Residents
  • Medical Students

Patient Population

People with a full scope of cardiovascular disease.


Clinical Training

Inpatient
Teaching Services

Advanced Heart Failure/Cardiac Transplantation Service
Arrhythmia Consult Service
Cardiology Consult Service
UAB Coronary Care Unit (CCU)
BVAMC Coronary Care Unit (CCU)


Outpatient
Teaching Services

Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation Program
The Kirklin Clinic
BVAMC Cardiology Clinic

Patient Care
Rotations

 

Cardiac Catheterization (UAB & BVAMC)
Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation
Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)
Electrophysiology
Nuclear Cardiology Rotation


Interdisciplinary
Rotation
Electives

Cardiovascular Surgery
Cardiovascular Transplantation
Pediatric Cardiology
Peripheral Vascular Surgery
Advanced Training Electives

Diagnostic
& Procedural Labs

Cardiac Catheterization Labs
Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance Imaging Facility
Echocardiography Labs
Electrophysiology (Arrhythmia) Labs
Nuclear Cardiology Labs
Heart Stations

Conferences

Conferences by Category
Weekly Conference Calendar
Orientation Conferences for Fellows

Procedural Guidelines

Recommendations for Training in Adult Cardiovascular Medicine Core Cardiology Training (COCATS 3)
Revision of the 2002 COCATS Training Statement
JACC 2008 2008;51(3):335-338)
Journal Article

Guidelines for Credentialing in Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance (CMR)

JCMR 2000; 293:233-234
Journal Article (PDF)


Research

Research Programs

Advanced Heart Failure/Heart Transplantation/ Pulmonary Vascular Disease
Electrophysiology
Interventional Cardiovascular
Molecular Cardiology
Nuclear Cardiology
Vascular Biology and Hypertension

Research Information

Cardiovascular Research at UAB
Clinical Trials

Resources


For Applicants

About UAB
About Birmingham
Application Information

For Fellows

Conferences
Current Fellows
Curriculum
Fellowship Manual
Physician Resources
Support Services for Fellows