Graduates

Meet the past classes of graduates from the Thoracic Transplantation and Mechanical Cardiac Support Fellowship Program at Cedars-Sinai and see where they are now.

2021 Graduate
  • Reza Salabat, MD: 7/2020-6/2021, Assistant Professor of Surgery, Loma Linda University, Loma Linda, California

2020 Graduates

  • Lin-Chiang Philip Chou, MD: 7/2019-6/2020, Thoracic Surgeon, Houston Methodist Hospital, Houston, Texas
  • Mark Kearns, MD: 7/2019-6/2020, Thoracic Surgeon, Cedars-Sinai, La Jolla, California

2019 Graduates

  • Daniel H. Enter, MD: 7/2018-6/2019, Cardiothoracic Surgeon, Baylor Scott & White Cardiac Surgery, Dallas, Texas
  • Dominic Emerson, MD: 7/2018-6/2019, Associate Program Director, Thoracic Surgery ACGME Fellowship Program, Associate Surgical Director, Heart Transplant and Mechanical Circulatory Support, Cedars-Sinai, Los Angeles, California

2018 Graduate

  • Julius Tang, MD: 7/2017-6/2018, Cardiothoracic Surgeon, Riverside Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Newport News, Virginia

2017 Graduates

  • Kevin Koomalsingh, MD: 7/2016-6/2017, Cardiothoracic Surgeon, Providence St. Vincent Medical Center Heart Transplant and VAD, Portland, Oregon
  • Emily Smeltzer, MD: 10/2016-9/2017, Thoracic Surgeon, Mercy Hospital–Coon Rapids, Coon Rapids, Minnesota

 

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