HFSA sponsors participation in the National Resident Matching Program® (NRMP) Medical Specialties Matching Program (MSMP) for Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology (AHFTC) fellowships and the American Association of Medical Colleges Electronic Residency Application Service® (ERAS®) for AHFTC residencies.
The Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology subspecialty focuses on diagnostic reasoning, clinical research, appropriate mechanical circulatory support and treatment, and patient-centered care in the management of advanced heart failure and cardiology transplant patients.
- Applicants to the NRMP must have completed a ACGME, RCPSC, or CFPC (Canadian) accredited cardiovascular disease residency program.
- AHFTC fellowships last one year
The Electronic Residency Application Service® (ERAS®) streamlines the residency application process for applicants, their Designated Dean's Offices, Letter of Recommendation authors, and program directors.