Pediatric Cardiology Fellowship Program

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Emory University School of Medicine and Children's Healthcare of Atlanta offer pediatric cardiology fellowship training to promising physicians interested in an outstanding experience at an academically productive and clinically robust regional referral center.

We are uniquely positioned to leverage the high patient volumes and excellent outcomes of Children's, and the academic strength of Emory University, to provide a comprehensive training program in all disciplines of pediatric cardiology. There are also opportunities to collaborate with other organizations, such as the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Rollins School of Public Health, Goizueta Business School and Georgia Institute of Technology.

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    Children’s is one of the highest volume pediatric heart centers in the country. Our patient outcomes are also better than the national average.

    Learn more about what makes Children's Sibley Heart Center among the best in the nation for heart defects and diseases, and heart transplants.


Video: A Diverse Opportunity

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Learn more about our fellowship training in this video.


Key Facts about Children's Sibley Heart Center

  • Our patient volumes are among the highest in the U.S.
  • We treat a complex patient population, with surgical complexity scores of 7.5--exceeding the national average of 7.3.
  • Children's is among the top 10 largest pediatric heart transplant program in the U.S. by volume, having managed more than 250 heart transplants since program inception
  • With 27 beds, we have one of the largest dedicated pediatric cardiac intensive care units in the nation.
  • In addition to being on faculty at Emory University School of Medicine, our physicians and scientists collaborate with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and Georgia Institute of Technology to develop new ways to prevent congenital heart defects, and to improve long-term outcomes of those with CHD.
  • Children’s is ranked No. 8 among the top pediatric hospitals for Heart/Heart Surgery by U.S. News & World Report in 2013. 
  • Fortune magazine has included Children’s on its elite list of “100 Best Companies to Work For” for eight consecutive years.

The Cardiology Fellowship program was accredited, without citations, by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) in 2003. We are the largest accredited pediatric cardiology fellowship program in the Southeast.

To Apply

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