Medical Professionals & Postgraduates 

The Smidt Heart Institute collaborates on research efforts and offers a number of graduate and continuing medical education opportunities related to cardiovascular disease, heart failure, heart transplantation, cardiac imaging, electrophysiology, vascular surgery and other heart-specific fields of medicine.


If you have a patient you would like to refer to one of our programs, please contact the appropriate program. Our physicians will work with you to understand the unique needs of your patient and develop the best treatment plan, and will be available for additional consultations and procedures as needed.

Clinical Trials & Research

Learn about the latest clinical trials and research being conducted at Cedars-Sinai, and view breakthrough news by physicians and researchers who are connecting patients with leading-edge diagnostic services, advanced surgical and minimally invasive procedures and innovative medical therapies.

Clinical Guide to Heart Transplantation

The Cedars-Sinai Advanced Heart Disease Center faculty have published a quick and practical reference that contains the most current techniques, practices and thinking in heart transplantation.

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Key Articles

Our faculty are leaders in advancing the science and practice of medicine in the areas of heart failure, transplantation and mechanical circulatory support, including leading landmark clinical trials and publishing key articles in the field.

Grand Rounds & Conferences

The departments of cardiology and cardiac surgery present a number of grand rounds and professional conferences throughout the year, including research conferences, workshops and continuing medical education.

Heart Medical Professionals & Postgraduates
Heart Medical Professionals & Postgraduates
Heart Medical Professionals & Postgraduates
Heart Medical Professionals & Postgraduates

Residency, Fellowship & Training Programs

The Departments of Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery offer several clinical and research training programs, which include:

Department of Cardiology


Advanced clinical training, accredited by ACGME, is available in the following areas:

Non ACGME clinical training opportunities are available in:

Research Training

The National Institutes of Health T32-supported Postdoctoral Fellowship in: Advanced Research Training in Basic and Translational Cardiovascular Research is available for doctors and investigators (or equivalent) through the Smidt Heart Institute.

Department of Cardiac Surgery

A two-year curriculum, accredited by ACGME, is available in the following areas:

Non-accredited clinical training opportunities are available in:
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