Cardiothoracic Imaging Fellowship

Cardiothoracic Imaging Fellowship

The NEW UCLA Cardiothoracic Imaging Fellowship is designed to prepare graduating radiologists to be independent and proficient specialized cardiothoracic radiologists. This field is growing rapidly with ever-increasing need in academic institutes and private practice. Please see below for the link to some Job postings.

The UCLA enterprise has expanded to include several outpatient programs which offer advanced cardiothoracic imaging. The wide variety of cardiovascular and thoracic cases allow for trainees to gain exposure to various clinical settings and pathologies. 12 highly experienced Cardiothoracic faculty are actively interacting with multiple clinical sections, and through our interdisciplinary approach to disease, we intend to have the training fellows improve their independent skills and patient care.

Thoracic training expands beyond routine training to include proficiency in lung cancer screening, ILD, and MRI. This fellowship also allows for hands-on experience with thoracic interventions including lung biopsies and ablation. Cardiovascular teaching includes the review of cardiac and vascular CT and MRI studies of all territories, including coronary, thoracic, abdominal, pelvis, and extremities. The program offers a high number of coronary CT angiograms on a daily basis and allows trainee to work with advanced image processing software.

We will be recruiting a total of 4 fellows for the 2024-2025 academic year.

For more information about the program, kindly visit


  • MD/DO degree
  • Completion of a Radiology Residency
  • Must be eligible and obtain full licensure by the California Medical Board by the start of fellowship 07/01/2024

How To Apply:

Document requirements

  • Universal Fellowship Application - Please complete the Universal Fellowship Application here:
  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.
  • Personal Statement
  • USMLE/COMLEX Score Reports
  • Medical School Diploma
  • Statement on Contributions to Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion - An EDI Statement describes a faculty candidate’s past, present, and future (planned) contributions to equity, diversity, and inclusion. To learn more about how UCLA thinks about contributions to equity, diversity, and inclusion, please review our Sample Guidance for Candidates and related EDI Statement FAQ document.
  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

Reference requirements

  • 3 letters of reference required

3 letters of recommendation are required. Please have your letter writers upload their letters.

Contact Information:

Evelyn Velasco
Fellowship Coordinator
[email protected]
TEL: (310) 267-8785
FAX: (310) 267-2059

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  • Published

    Dec 26, 2023

  • Main Location

    Los Angeles, California

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