Prior AHFTC Fellows

Since its inception, the Stanford fellowship program has trained leaders in the fields of advanced heart failure and transplantation, many of whom have started major programs in the United States and across the world.

Prior graduates of our fellowship program include:

Year

 

Current Position

2005

Michael Pham

Chief of Cardiology, California Pacific Medical Center, California

2006

Francois Haddad

Professor of Medicine, Stanford University

 

Sean Virani

Medical Director, Heart Failure/Transplant Program, University of British Columbia, Canada

2008

Robert Maranda

Ottawa Cardiovascular Center

 

Nandini Nair

Medical Director, Advanced Heart Failure/Transplant/ECMO, Texas Tech Medical Center

2009

Sapna Desai 

Cardiologist, Oschner Health, Louisiana

 

Jesus Almendral 

Medical Director, Advanced Heart Failure/Mechanical Circulatory Support/Cardiac Transplantation; Jersey Shore Medical Center

2010

Medhi Skhiri 

Clinical Assistant Professor, Stanford

 

Marie Claude Parent

Cardiologist, Montreal Heart Institute

2011

Brian Clarke

Assistant Professor, University of Calgary, Canada

 

Geoffrey Yoon

Cardiologist, Kaiser Permanente, California

2012

Mahazarin Ginwalla

Cardiologist, Mills/Peninsula Hospital, California

 

Ellamae Stadnick

Assistant Professor, University of Ottawa

2013

Margot Davis

Clinical Assistant Professor, University of British Columbia, Canada

 

Ranjan Ray

Cardiologist, California Pacific Medical Center, California

 

Matthew Wheeler

Assistant Professor, Stanford University

2014

Ajay Srivastava

Advanced Heart Failure Cardiologist, Scripps Clinic, San Diego, California

 

Amin Yehya

Cardiologist, Sentara Healthcare, Norfolk, Virginia

 

Hirsch Mehta

Cardiologist, San Diego Cardiac Center, California

2015

Christopher Woo

Cardiologist, Kaiser Permanente, California

 

Karim Sallam

Assistant Professor, Stanford University

 

Genevieve Giraldeau

Cardiologist, Montreal Heart Institute

2016

Debeleena Dutt

Cardiologist, Kaiser Permanente, Hawaii

 

Brian Howard

Cardiologist, WellStar Medical Group, Atlanta, Georgia

 

Amit Khosla

Cardiologist, Director of Heart Failure Services, Surrey Memorial Hospital, British Columbia, Canada

2017

Shirin Zarafshar

Clinical Assistant Professor, Stanford University

 

Brandon Varr

Cardiologist, Kaiser Permanente, California

 

Ajay Kadakkal

Cardiologist, MedStar Washington Hospital, Washington, DC

2018

Robert Miller

Assistant Professor, University of Calgary

 

Masataka Kawana

Instructor, Stanford University

 

Abhinav Sharma

Assistant Professor, McGill University, Canada

2019

Maxime Tremblay-Gravel

Cardiologist, Montreal Heart Institute, Canada

 

Peter Czobor

Cardiologist, Kaiser Permanente, California

 

Kevin Alexander

Instructor, Stanford University

2020

Alex Sandhu

Instructor, Stanford University

 

Lee Chang

Cardiologist, Swedish Medical Center, Seattle, Washington

 

Harshith Avula

Cardiologist, Kaiser Permanente, California