Eligibility & Application

Eligibility and Application Process

To be considered for the Interventional Cardiology Fellowship, certain requirements must be met:


Completion and pass all three U.S. Medical Licensing Examination  (USMLE) steps (first attempt preferred)

Selection Process
Two fellows are selected from a highly competitive field of applicants for the training program. Fellows are selected from among eligible applicants on the basis of their ability, academic credentials, aptitude, communication skills, intellectual and humanistic qualities, personal attributes (such as motivation and integrity), preparedness, and their ability to benefit from the program. These qualities may be accessed through the review of academic records, letters of recommendation, standardized test scores and other means, including interviews.

Application and Contact Information
Interested applicants who are eligible for training in interventional cardiology can apply through the Electronic Residency Application System  (ERAS) Interventional Cardiology Program ID: 1524814171.

Applications will be accepted through January 15. Interviews will be scheduled based on review by the program director and interventional faculty.

If you have additional questions regarding the application process or the program, please contact Melanie Winfield:

Melanie L. Winfield
Sr. Fellowship Coordinator
Interventional Cardiology 
Houston Methodist Hospital 
Email: mlwinfield@houstonmethodist.org
Tel. 713.441.4952