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Cardiovascular Diseases Fellowship Rotations

cardiology fellows walkingFellows rotate between the following clinical sites:

There is a great deal of diversity within these centers, UC San Diego Jacobs Medical Center fellows are exposed to a wide variety of cardiovascular disease.

The CVC is a tertiary and quaternary referral center that also serves as a primary site for local patients. The San Diego VA is just across Freeway I-5 from the CVC, and serves as a referral center for local veterans, as well as those from Orange County and southern Nevada. UC San Diego Hillcrest functions as a county hospital, and serves residents with a variety of cardiovascular diseases from Downtown and the South Bay area.


All fellows are required to participate in research projects during their training, and all fellows will have protected time for research. There are many basic and clinical research opportunities readily available at UC San Diego.