Academic Cardiovascular Training Program at The Mount Sinai Hospital

The Academic Track Cardiology Fellowship is the internationally recognized cardiovascular health and disease training program of Mount Sinai Heart at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai.

Our program is led by Valentin Fuster, MD, PhD Director of Zena and Michael A. Wiener Cardiovascular Institute and Marie-Josée and Henry R. Kravis Center of Cardiovascular Health. Dr. Fuster is the Richard Gorlin, M.D. Heart Research Foundation Professor of Cardiology at Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai.

Dr. Fuster is Chief of the Division of Cardiology, Director of Mount Sinai Heart, and Physician-in-Chief of The Mount Sinai Hospital.  He is also editor of Journal of the American College of Cardiology and Hurst Textbook of Cardiology.

Our goal is to develop outstanding future academic leaders in cardiovascular medicine through a rigorous course of clinical and academic study and active scientific investigations in basic, translational, or clinical medicine.


We offer one of the most comprehensive cardiovascular training programs in the country, taught by international recognized and influential leaders.  The program, conferences, and rotations are detailed here.

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How to Apply

The Academic Track Cardiology Fellowship Program participates in the National Residence Matching Program®.  Refer to this site for information about fellowship matching

We process applications through The Electronic Residency Application Service®(ERAS®).

If you have questions or need information, contact our Fellowship Coordinator:

Ana M. Peña
Mount Sinai Heart
Fellowship Manager
Division of Cardiology
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
212-426-6376 (Fax)