Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology Fellowship

  Number of fellows in the two-year EP fellowship training program - 1

  ►    Program overview presentation  

  ►    LSU Health New Orleans welcome video

As a Fellow, you will be expected to:

  • Attend weekly EP and Case conferences.
  • Attend and give lectures for Cardiology Grand Rounds and Journal Club.
  • Attend monthly research conferences and present your projects.
  • Work with the Program Director to ensure publication of research data.
  • See patients in the University Medical Center New Orleans Subspecialty Clinic weekly. (Continuity clinic)
  • Interact with students and residents in patient care and teaching

   Training Sites  Learning Objectives  Policies

  There is a 1-month waiting period for health insurance through the State of Louisiana.
  Fellows beginning July 1 will have coverage August 1.

  Application Information for EP fellowship:

   You MUST be a U.S. Citizen, Permanent Resident on form I-551, or a J-1 Visa holder to apply to our program.

  We will be accepting applications for the 2024-2026 fellowship through the ERAS in July 2023 cycle.

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     • current curriculum vitae
     • three letters of recommendation
     • personal statement
     • ECFMG certification necessary for foreign medical graduates
     • USMLE scores
     • US Citizen, permanent resident (Form I-551), or ECFMG sponsorship as a J-1 exchange
       visitor only. (applicant must be a J-1 visa holder at time of application to be considered)

  Virtual Tour of New Orleans

Questions about our program may be directed to Paul LeLorier, MD, Program Director
at or Judy Weber, Program Coordinator

Dept of Medicine Section of Cardiology
533 Bolivar St Box CSRB 3-42
New Orleans LA 70112                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    

2021 - 2023 Fellow

Robert O. Drutel, MD

 2021 - 2022 Salary
Past EP Fellows

2014 - 2016
Robert Drennan, MD

2016 - 2018
Ronnie Ortiz, MD

2019 - 2021

Dedric Clarke, MD