Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Sanjiv Shah Lab: HFpEF and Cardiac Mechanics

Current Training Opportunities

Northwestern University Fellowship Program in Transthyretin Cardiac Amyloidosis

The overarching goal of the Northwestern University Transthyretin Cardiac Amyloidosis Fellowship Program is to offer an innovative research and clinical skills training program that provides high-quality mentoring to enable an early-career trainee with the resources and skills to embark on a career in clinical care and investigation of transthyretin cardiac amyloidosis. (Link to flyer)

Fellowship Mentors & Sponsors

Clyde W. Yancy, MD, MSc, MACC, FAHA, MACP, FHFSA

Vice Dean, Diversity & Inclusion
Magerstadt Professor of Medicine
Professor, Medical Social Sciences
Chief, Division of Cardiology
Associate Director Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute
Northwestern Medicine Feinberg School of Medicine

Sanjiv J. Shah, MD, FAHA, FACC, FASE

Stone Endowed Professor of Medicine Department of Medicine
Director of Research, Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute
Director, Center for Deep Phenotyping and Precision
Therapeutics, Institute for Augmented Intelligence in Medicine

Ike S. Okwuosa, MD

Assistant Dean of Medical Education
Assistant Professor of Medicine (Cardiology)
Director, Infiltrative & Inflammatory Cardiomyopathy Program
Advanced Heart Failure &Transplant Cardiology
Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute at Northwestern Medicine
Northwestern Feinberg School of Medicine

Applicants must be currently enrolled in a cardiology fellowship or have graduated from a cardiology fellowship by July 1, 2022 in order to be eligible for this fellowship training program.

If interested, please send your CV and a 1-2 page personal statement to Sue Lehrer, RN, BCVI Cardiomyopathy Program Coordinator ( by March 31, 2022.