Be an Excellent Clinical Cardiologist

Not only learn the fundamental skills, but also obtain specific clinical skills needed to pursue your clinical career. This fellowship is designed to provide focused training in: echocardiology, nuclear cardiology, electrophysiology, invasive cardiology, and interventional cardiology. After the 3-year fellowship, you will be prepared to be ABIMAmerican Board of Internal Medicine certified in the subspecialty of cardiovascular disease.

Apply with ERAS® Cardiology Compact

Contact Us

Medical College of Georgia

Joe B. Calkins., Jr, MD
Fellowship Program Director

S. Kim Ritchie, Fellowship Program Coordinator



Teaching Facilities

Our 12 matched fellows serve as consultants and members of the Coronary Care Unit. They are also assigned to the nuclear, echocardiography, electrophysiology, and cardiac catheterization labs at Augusta University Health. Fellows also gain experience in the adjacent Charlie Norwood VA Medical Center - a 400 bed facility.

Patients from the entire state of Georgia and Southeast are referred to Augusta University Health and the Children's Medical Center for cardiovascular issues.

The program is accepting submissions to the ERAS®Electronic Residency Application Service from: Closed for the 2020-2021 academic year


Application Checklist

  • Curriculum Vitae
  • USMLEUnited States Medical Licensing Examination transcript or Complex transcript
  • 3 letters of recommendation
  • Photo of applicant