Changing lives, one beat at a time

The Division of Cardiovascular Disease is on the forefront of diagnosing and treating vast forms of cardiovascular diseases through our innovative  research, highly competitive educational opportunites and the level of patient care provided by our compassionate and professional clinical staff.


Our investigators are on the cusp of groundbreaking and cutting edge research in many areas of cardiovascular health. Faculty, fellows and staff actively participate in developing new therapies associated with cardiovascular disease through comprehensive research facilities and programs within UAB.


Our goal is to produce physicians who are highly effective in a variety of clinical settings and who possess the knowledge, skills and professionalism to succeed in academic medicine. Our fellowship program and subspecialty programs give learners the chance to become fully emersed in both a clinical and research setting.

Patient Care

Specialists from the Division of Cardiovascular Disease provide a broad spectrum of health care services for people with all types of heart disease. We set the standard of patient care by developing compassionate, patient-centered and clinically advanced physicians and staff.