• 2018 Fall Fellows Courses

    December 7–11, 2018

    The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas


    Registration is now closed for all courses, for any questions please contact Rosie Haller-Kaplan: rhkaplan@scai.org.

    If you can attend only one fellows course this year shouldn't it be the Best of the Best?

    The biggest names in Interventional Cardiology will be at the SCAI 2018 Fall Fellows Courses.

    The SCAI 2018 Fall Fellows Courses and scholarship includes:

    • FREE tuition, travel & hotel (restrictions apply)
    • WORLD CLASS FACULTY featuring the Best of the Best in Interventional Cardiology
    • UPDATES on the most widely used interventional procedures
    • ACCESS to the leading figures in the field

    Scholarship application for the SCAI 2018 Fall Fellows Courses: Adult, Congenital and Advanced Structural (NEW) is now open!

    Scholarship applications will be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis for qualified candidates until registration is full. You are eligible if:

    Adult Interventional Course (December 7–11): 

    • You are currently in your fourth year of training in an ACGME accredited interventional cardiology fellowship program in the U.S. or Canada and have not previously attended the SCAI Fall Fellows Course.

    Congenital Interventional Course (December 7–11):

    • You are in the third or fourth year of a pediatric cardiology fellowship in the U.S. or an international program,  interested in cardiac catheterization, and have not previously attended the SCAI Fall Fellows Course. Preference is given to fellows training in the U.S.*

    Advanced Structural Course (December 7– 9)

    • You are currently in a structural fellowship program in the U.S. and Canada or have been accepted into one for the 2019–20 academic year. Please note, preference will be given to those currently in a structural fellowship.  (You may have previously attended the SCAI Fall Fellows Course)

    Note on International Attendees
    Please note that international slots for the adult and structural courses have already been filled. Each year SCAI sets aside a specific number of scholarships for its adult interventional course for attendees outside of the U.S. and Canada. These scholarships are distributed amongst SCAI’s international societal partners who determine how fellows are selected. Interested in hosting a SCAI Fellows Course in your country or region? Please contact Eric Grammer at egrammer@scai.org.



    For questions about registration, please email Rosie Haller-Kaplan: rhkaplan@scai.org.

    The Adult Interventional Course is now FULL, eligible attendees will be added to a wait list.


    Program Chairs

    Adult Interventional Cardiology Fellows Course

    John C. Messenger, MD, FSCAI
    Program Chair
    Aurora, CO

    Sahil A. Parikh, MD, FSCAI
    Program Co-Chair
    New York, NY

    Herbert D. Aronow, MD, FSCAI
    Program Co-Chair
    Providence, RI


    Congenital Heart Disease Interventional Cardiology Fellows Course

    Evan M. Zahn, MD, FSCAI
    Program Chair
    Los Angeles, CA

    Jamil A. Aboulhosn, MD, FSCAI
    Program Co-Chair
    Los Angeles, CA

    V. Vivian Dimas, MD, FSCAI
    Program Co-Chair
    Dallas, TX


    Advanced Structural Heart Disease Interventional Cardiology Fellows Course

    John M. Lasala, MD, PhD, MSCAI
    Track Co-Director
    St. Louis, MO

    Chad Kliger, MD, FSCAI
    Track Co-Director
    New York, NY



    If you are an invited faculty member for the SCAI Fall Fellows Courses, please access the Speaker Service Center here.

    Please log in with your scai.org username and password. Within the Speaker Service Center you can submit your disclosures, review and accept your assignments, register for the meeting, review the reimbursement policy, update your faculty profile and review FAQs. Please contact Rachel Pham, rpham@scai.org, with any questions regarding your assignments.


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    Scholarship Details
    All accepted participants will receive:

    • Complimentary tuition for the course
    • Complimentary hotel accommodations at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas (Adult & Congenital Course: four nights, Friday–Tuesday, Advance Course: two nights, Friday–Sunday)
    • Attendees coming from the U.S. or Canada are eligible to be reimbursed for coach airfare to/from Las Vegas up to $500 (restrictions do apply).


    Industry Opportunities

    Invest in the FUTURE of Interventional Cardiology at the SCAI 2018 Fall Fellows Courses.

    No other interventional cardiology fellows course attracts as many interventional trainees as SCAI Fall Fellows. This is a great opportunity for your company to build relationships with tomorrow’s leaders and decision-makers. For questions, please contact Eric Grammer at egrammer@scai.org.