Heart Failure and Transplant

Heart Failure Fellowship Program Director James Bergin, MD


Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology
Fellowship Program
Director: James Bergin, MD

The mission of Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology training at UVA is to educate fellow physicians in the care of complex cardiac patients, including outpatient and inpatient management, diagnostic testing, and the treatment roles of:

  • Implantable cardioverter-defibrillators (ICDs)
  • cardiac resynchronization therapy
  • high-risk cardiac surgery
  • mechanical circulatory support
  • transplantation
  • palliative care
  • pulmonary hypertension


A list of faculty who teach and/or conduct research related to heart failure and transplant cardiology is available here:

More Information

We welcome your interest in the UVA Heart Failure & Transplant Cardiology Fellowship Program. For more information, call or send an email to:

Cheryl Etelvari, Fellowship Coordinator
Phone: 434-924-9001
Email: CLE4N@hscmail.mcc.virginia.edu

Detailed program information
How to apply