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Fellowship: Program Overview
The Section of Cardiology at the UIC Medical Center is committed to providing excellent
clinical service that utilizes state-
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 section 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 Section 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|
|Pre and Post Doc|