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VCU Pauley Heart Center

How to apply

Application and Interview Process

The Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery of Virginia Commonwealth University accepts one applicant per year. All applicants must register with the National Resident Matching Program National Resident Matching Program and apply through the Electronic Residency Application Service.

Candidates must be either finishing or have completed an ACGME approved residency and be eligible for Virginia licensure. Once all applications have been received, they are reviewed in detail, and offers for interviews tendered.

For more information please contact:

Anthony Cassano, M.D.
Program Director

Angel Medina
Associate Administrator

Kimberly Lettmann
Residency Coordinator

Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery
West Hospital, 7th Floor, South Wing
P.O. Box 980068
Richmond, Virginia 23298-0068
Phone: (804) 828-4620
Fax: (804) 628-0537

Application to the Advance Heart Failure Program

Fellowship application form

Program Director

Keyur Shah, M.D.
P.O. Box 980204
Richmond, Virginia 23298
Phone: (804) 828-4571
Fax: (804) 828-77101
E-mail: Keyur.Shah@vcuhealth.org

Coordinator

Jeanette Wood
VCU School of Medicine
Dept of Internal Medeicine
P.O. Box 980509
Richmond, Virginia 23298-0509
Phone: (804) 828-3149
Fax: (804) 628-2436

E-Mail: Jeanette.Wood@vcuhealth.org

 

Application to the Cardiovascular Disease Fellowship Program

Cynthia Messmer, Ph.D.All applications to the Cardiology Fellowship Program should go through ERAS.

Documentation and Additional Information Regarding ERAS Application

 

The majority of the documents described in the Documentation link above are required by ERAS. However, ERAS will not scan several of the documents that we require, i.e. copy of Virginia medical license (if you have one), ECFMG certificate; copy of your J1 or green card; medical school diploma (and translation where applicable); the 4th reference letter. Please mail, fax, or e-mail these directly to our program.

Program director

Gautham Kalahasty, M.D.
P.O. Box 980051
Richmond, Virginia 23298-0051
Phone: (804) 828-9989
E-mail: Gautham.Kalahasty@vcuhealth.org 

Coordinator

Jeanette Wood
VCU School of Medicine
Dept of Internal Medeicine
P.O. Box 980509
Richmond, Virginia23298-0509
Phone: (804) 828-3149
Fax: (804) 628-2436

E-Mail: Jeanette.Wood@vcuhealth.org

 

 

Application to the Electrophysiology Fellowship Program

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Fellowship application form

Program director

Jordana Kron, M.D.
VCU Medical Center
P.O. Box 980053
Richmond, Virginia 23298-0053
Phone: (804) 828-7565
E-mail: Jordana.Kron@vcuhealth.org

Coordinator

Jeanette Wood
VCU School of Medicine
Dept of Internal Medeicine
P.O. Box 980509
Richmond, Virginia 23298-0509
Phone: (804) 828-3149
Fax: (804) 628-2436

E-Mail: Jeanette.Wood@vcuhealth.org

 

Application to the Interventional Cardiology Fellowship Program

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Fellowship application form

Program Director

Luis Guzman, M.D.
P.O. Box 980036
Richmond, Virginia 23298-0036
Phone: (804) 628-0713
E-mail: Luis.Guzman@vcuhealth.org

Program Coordinator

Jeanette Wood
VCU School of Medicine
Dept of Internal Medeicine
P.O. Box 980509
Richmond, Virginia 23298-0509
Phone: (804) 828-3149
Fax: (804) 628-2436

E-Mail: Jeanette.Wood@vcuhealth.org

 

 

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