The Baylor College of Medicine Cardiovascular Surgery Fellowship program is a one-year Texas Medical Board approved program (TMB #503-48-05-45). The program may be extended to a second year as determined by the program director, Dr. Charles Hallman. Trainees will gain extensive clinical and didactic education and training in Cardiovascular conditions affecting adult patients, which includes diagnostics, operative treatment, and postsurgical management at an institution internationally renowned for its excellence in treating patients with the full spectrum of these conditions. Fellows should expect to increase their knowledge, experience, and technical skills in cardiovascular surgery, with the goal of returning to medical/surgical practice for the betterment of medical care worldwide. See a list of Cardiothoracic Surgery faculty.