Internal Medicine - Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology Fellowship


Welcome to the Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology Fellowship, a 12-month program that consists of  75% inpatient care and 25% ambulatory care. 

Fellowship Program Goals

Through diverse clinical experiences, formal instruction, feedback and mentoring, the Advanced Heart Failure/Transplant Fellow will be able to:

  • proficiently manage the advanced heart failure patient through the continuum of care, from the initial evaluation process through long-term follow-up care.
  • manage short and long-term complications of transplant recipients.
  • utilize UNOS guidelines and criteria for cardiac transplantation.
  • apply multidisciplinary protocols to patient care.
  • function effectively as a member of a multidisciplinary care team.
  • obtain research experience in the Cardiomyopathy Treatment Program.

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Mallory Ruden
Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology Fellowship 
Department of Internal Medicine - 4221 RCP
University of Iowa Health Care
200 Hawkins Drive 
Iowa City, IA 52242-1009
Phone: 319-356-3689
Fax: 319-353-6343