Thoracic Transplantation and Mechanical Circulatory Support Fellowship

The clinical fellow will be responsible for the preoperative evaluation, the implantation, and postoperative care of the patients with end-stage heart and lung disease. Furthermore, the fellow will participate in follow-up clinics, biopsies, long term management of the immunosuppression, pathology rounds and procuring the organs. Funding will be available for participation in the annual ISHLT meeting and presentation of clinical research. The candidates must be Board eligible or certified from American Board of Thoracic Surgery and be eligible for licensure in the State of California.

Training & Cirriculum

Fellows gain comprehensive experience in all facets of the Thoracic Transplantation and Mechanical Circulatory Support Fellowship.

Application Information

Learn about the rigorous Thoracic Transplantation and Mechanical Circulatory Support Fellowship application process and view application instructions.

We are proud to name so many esteemed physicians and highly regarded researchers, all representing nearly every major medical discipline, as members of the Thoracic Transplantation and Mechanical Circulatory Support Fellowship training program leadership and faculty.

Our current fellows are helping to shape the future of Thoracic Transplantation and Mechanical Circulatory Support Fellowship through their commitment to patient care and unparalleled research.

Meet the past classes of graduates from the Thoracic Transplantation and Mechanical Circulatory Support Fellowship.

Have Questions or Need Help?

If you have questions or would like to learn more about the Thoracic Transplantation and Mechanical Circulatory Support Fellowship at Cedars-Sinai, please call or send us a message.

Fardad Esmailian, MD, Surgical Director, Heart Transplant and Ventricular Assist Device Program

Xenia Lovrekovic-Delic, Program Manager

127 S. San Vicente Blvd.
Pavilion, A3100
Los Angeles, CA 90048

Kristine Galstyan, MPH, Program Coordinator

127 S. San Vicente Blvd.
Pavilion, A3100
Los Angeles, CA 90048