The one-year Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology Fellowship at Mayo Clinic's campus in Jacksonville, Florida, provides specialized training in heart failure and cardiac transplantation. The training program encompasses all aspects of the specialty and meets United Network for Organ Sharing (UNOS) guidelines.
This fellowship is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education.
The fellowship meets the training requirements for Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology certification by the American Board of Internal Medicine. Trainees who complete this fellowship are eligible to take the Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology Certification Examination and are able to serve as the transplant cardiologist in UNOS cardiac transplant programs.
The Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology Fellowship had its first fellow begin in July 2013. It is anticipated that one fellow will complete training in this program annually.