Application Process

Application Requirements:

  • Completion of previous three years of Cardiology Fellowship training
  • Completion and passing of all three USMLE steps
  • ABIM board certified or board eligible in general adult cardiology
  • The accepted applicant must obtain a California medical license
  • A valid ECFMG certificate for all foreign medical graduates
  • Only J-1 visas accepted


We are now accepting applications on a rolling basis for the 2024-2025 academic year. If you are interested in the Advanced Echo-Imaging Fellowship Program, please submit your applications and the following list of documents to:”

Documents to be included with your application:

  • Curriculum vitae (CV)
  • Statement of professional and investigative interest (limit: one page)
  • USMLE Transcript (Steps 1-3)
  • Medical School Transcript
  • ECFMG certificate for all foreign medical graduates
  • Letters of Recommendation
    • One of the 3 letters must be from the Cardiology Fellowship Program Director or Chief of Cardiology
    • Other 2 letters from Cardiology Faculty


  Contact Information:

Christiane Haeffele, MD, FSCAI

Program Director, Advanced Echo Imaging Fellowship
300 Pasteur Drive
Stanford, CA 94305-5406
Phone: (650) 725-3026
Fax: (650) 725-6766