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The Cardiology Fellowship Training Program of the Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine is a 36-month, AOA-approved training program leading to board certification in the subspecialty of cardiology by the AOBIM.

The general objectives of the training program are to engender continuous participation in a program of self-evaluation and self-improvement for trainees, provide the trainee with diverse didactic and clinical experiences in all aspects of acute and chronic cardiovascular diagnosis and therapy, and provide the trainee with the knowledge and experience basis for development of the ability to elicit, organize and record data, order, utilize, interpret and (in some cases) perform diagnostic procedures and tests; initiate appropriate therapy with due regard for the risks versus the benefits, and follow and manage patients with all forms of cardiovascular disease.

Mission

The Section of Cardiology and the Department of Internal Medicine educates osteopathic cardiology fellows to provide the highest quality compassionate care; promotes the practice of osteopathic cardiology; and encourages lifelong learning, research, and service.

Program Information

Program Director: Matthew Kamin, D.O.
Number of AOA-Approved/Funded Positions: 6
Number of Cardiology faculty: 32

Training Site
St. James Hospital and Health Centers-Olympia Fields Campus
20201 S. Crawford Avenue
Olympia Fields, Illinois 60461

Curriculum

Core Requirements
Electives
Didactic Conferences

How to Apply

Graduates of an AOA-approved college of Osteopathic Medicine who have satisfactorily completed an AOA-approved Internal Medicine Residency may submit the following to apply:

To obtain a fellowship application, click here.

Contact

Kathryn Hanrahan, Cardiology Program Coordinator
Franciscan St. James  Health
20201 South Crawford Avenue
Olympia Fields, IL 60461
708/747-4000, ext. 5247
kathryn.hanrahan@franciscanalliance.org

Related Links

American Osteopathic Association (AOA)

American College of Osteopathic Internists

American College of Physicians—American Society of Internal Medicine


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