Research Opportunities

Tharmathai Ramanan reaps the benefits from her fellowship by training with top researchers in their field — like Jennifer Lang, divisional faculty clinician and researcher.

We invite trainees from medical students to postdoctoral associates to collaborate with us on our investigations into the pathogenesis, treatment and prevention of cardiovascular disease.

Research projects in our division are available to highly motivated:

  • medical students
  • residents
  • fellows
  • PhD and MD/PhD candidates
  • postdoctoral associates

Whether you seek to conduct basic research, bench-to-bedside investigations or patient-oriented clinical studies, our division offers you a wealth of cutting-edge projects that will match your interests.

Variety of Research Interests

Our divisional faculty have research expertise in the following areas:

Medical Students and Residents

If you’re a medical student or an internal medicine resident willing to commit at least three months of training to cardiovascular research, we encourage you to embark on a project with our faculty. You may use elective time to carry out your study.


Trainees in our cardiovascular disease fellowship enjoy protected time to conduct research with a dedicated faculty mentor.