How to Apply

We have already filled our position for the July 2014 fellowship year.
If you are looking to start during the July 2015 year, please read the application instructions below.  We will be accepting applications for the one open positions for the July 2015 year until the spot is filled.

The Heart Failure and Transplantation Training Program does not use the ERAS online application service.

To apply, please fill out an application.  The application also requires several other documents:

  • Letters of recommendation -- one from your current program director and two from others affiliated with the program
  • Transcript -- this early in the process, we don't need an official copy of your transcript.
  • An updated CV
  • Cover letter or personal statement
  • Optional: recent photograph

You may send all of these documents to the Training Program Coordinator, Kira Oshima, by email at or by mailing all of your information here:

UNC Center for Heart & Vascular Care
ATTN: Kira Oshima, Program Coordinator
6th Floor, Burnett-Womack Building
160 Dental Circle CB#7075
Chapel Hill, NC  27599-7075

Regarding visas, our institution only sponsors J1 visas at this time.

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact our Training Program Coordinator, Kira Oshima, by email at