Subspecialty Fellowship Programs
Subspecialty Fellowship Programs
in the Department of Medicine
>>Graduate Medical Education at UVA (external link)
- Allergy & Immunology
Educates fellows in the treatment of adult and pediatric patients with asthma, allergic and immunologic diseases of the respiratory tract and skin. Fellows are mentored by a superb faculty and have extensive research opportunities supported by advanced laboratory services. The UVA allergy clinic offers comprehensive allergen immunotherapy, which in turn exposes fellows to a broad range of patients and cases. Contact fellowship coordinator.
- Cardiovascular Disease (Basic fellowship)
Prepares physicians to become accomplished subspecialists in cardiovascular disease through highly innovative research and clinical assignments; also offers experiences in advanced disciplines based on fellows’ preferences. Contact fellowship coordinator.
Advanced CV fellowships:
- Cardiac Valve
Offers advanced fellowship training to cardiologists and surgeons in diagnostic and therapeutic modalities for cardiac valve disease. Contact fellowship coordinator.
- Cardiovascular Imaging
For graduates of three-year cardiology fellowship programs, offers a two-year, NIH-sponsored cardiovascular imaging research experience aimed at training the next generation of academic cardiovascular imagers. Contact fellowship coordinator.
- Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
Provides extensive experience in all areas of electrophysiology, with exposure to a wide variety of patients and arrhythmias. Contact fellowship coordinator.
- Heart Failure and Transplant
Provides training in the care of complex cardiac patients, including outpatient and inpatient management, diagnostic testing, treatment role of implantable cardioverter-defibrillators (ICDs) and of cardiac resynchronization therapy, and other topics and treatment modalities. Contact fellowship coordinator.
- Interventional Cardiology
Concentrated focus on developing strong cardiac catheterization technical skills, cultivating a deep knowledge base, and broad experience in a variety of inpatient and outpatient settings. Contact fellowship coordinator.
- Vascular Medicine
Provides training in the care and management of complex vascular patients. Contact fellowship coordinator.
- Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
Prepares fellows for a range of career paths by providing a firm grounding in the fundamentals of endocrine research and clinical practice. Contact fellowship coordinator.
- Gastroenterology & Hepatology
Offers individualized and flexible training paths that allow fellows to pursue their passions and special interests. Fellows have gone on to highly successful careers in academic medicine and private practice. Contact fellowship coordinator.
- Geriatric Medicine
The program’s clinical focus, and emphasis in fellowship training, is to limit disability and disease and promote independence as aging occurs, and help older adults achieve the highest possible level of physical and functional well-being. Contact fellowship coordinator.
- Hematology & Oncology
Training emphasizes critical thinking and self-education in the detection, assessment, and management of hematology/oncology disorders. Contact fellowship coordinator.
- Hospice & Palliative Medicine
Provides fellows with the knowledge and skills necessary to care for patients and their families who face life-threatening or life-limiting illnesses. Contact fellowship coordinator.
- Infectious Diseases
Provides superb training in clinical infectious diseases with world-class faculty, with the express goal of producing the next generation of physician-scientists. Contact fellowship coordinator.
Aims to produce physician-leaders in academic nephrology who are equipped to succeed as clinicians and researchers (whether in clinical or basic science research), and are inculcated with habits of life-long learning. Contact fellowship coordinator.
- Pulmonary Disease and Critical Care Medicine
Fellows are equipped with the clinical and investigative skills and knowledge to become outstanding pulmonary specialists and to pursue exemplary careers, whether in academic medicine or local community practices, with an emphasis on compassionate care and service. Contact fellowship coordinator.
Trains the next generation of Rheumatologists with excellent opportunities to excel at working in a variety of clinical, teaching and biomedical research settings and to possess the skills of life-long learning. Contact fellowship coordinator.