Nuclear Cardiology Fellowship

Nuclear Cardiology Fellowship

The Nuclear Cardiology Fellowship Program provides training in all aspects of nuclear cardiology practice, including cardiac PET, stress performance and interpretation and image analysis and interpretation. This fellowship is a one-year non-ACGME training program with an optional second-year focusing on advanced training in PET. Currently, the laboratory has six SPECT cameras and two PET cameras and performs over 7,500 imaging procedures per year. The laboratory is located in the main campus at Massachusetts General Hospital and performs tests on both outpatients as well as patients admitted to the hospital.

In addition to providing clinical evaluations, the laboratory is involved in a multi-center trial involving the evaluation of a new tracer for myocardial autonomic function, quantitative physiologically oriented PET studies of the coronary circulation, as well as other clinical investigative protocols both multi-center (ex: new adenosine analog) and individual investigator initiated (ex: neural network analysis of myocardial perfusion images, PET studies of peripheral vascular disease and plaque inflammation).

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Prerequisites:

  • Completion and passing of all three USMLE steps
  • ABIM board certified or board eligible
  • The accepted applicant must obtain a full Massachusetts license (limited license if on visa)
  • A valid ECFMG certificate for all foreign medical graduates
  • Only J1 visas accepted
  • Completion of an internal medicine residency is required. The completion of previous cardiology fellowship training is preferred.

How To Apply:

Interested applicants should send their CV, personal statement and three letters of reference via e-mail or fax to:

Ahmed Tawakol, MD
Program Director
Mass General Hospital
55 Fruit Street

GRB 8-800
Boston, MA 02114
617-724-4126

Contact Information:

Nuclear Cardiology Fellowship

Corrigan Minehan Heart Center
55 Fruit Street
Boston, MA 02114

Phone: 617-724-4126

Email: [email protected]

Department Contact
Valerie DiStefano
Fellowship Program Coordinator

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  • Published

    Sep 22, 2023

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    Boston, Massachusetts

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