©2014 UIC Division of Cardiology, University of Illinois at Chicago
The division of cardiology at the UIC Medical Center is committed to providing excellent clinical service that utilizes state-
By virtue of the fact that we are part of a major university hospital and the largest medical school in the country, we also have a strong and unwavering commitment to education and research. The clinical mission of the program is supported by a distinguished faculty whose training and expertise places them at the forefront of contemporary cardiology. UIC medical center houses newly updated equipment for diagnostic and interventional catheterization, invasive and non-
Our commitment to education is reflected in the training provided to our fellows, residents and students. Our fellows benefit from a rich didactic program and from clinical experiences which enhances our educational mission. A Cardiovascular Teaching Center which incorporates “Harvey” a cardiology patient simulator. The teaching center is located within the Division which assures that our trainees are well versed with respect to the cardiovascular physical exam.
Clinical and basic research opportunities are integral to the educational process, and all fellows have a substantial period of protected research time which is designed to facilitate their development as academic cardiologists. Research is on-
This is an exciting time for cardiology in general and for the Cardiology Division at UIC in particular. We have great confidence that the supportive environment provided by the University and Hospital administration and the leadership within the Department of Medicine will allow us to fulfill a very optimistic mission: To define the highest clinical, educational and research standards in our profession.
Thomas D. Stamos, MD
|Cardiac and Peripheral Interventions|
|Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance (CMR) Program|
|Echocardiography and Stress Testing|