Northwell Health trains the next generation of thoracic surgeons through residency and fellowship programs and provides ongoing education for physicians in practice.

Graduate medical programs

Fellowship in Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery at Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine

The cardio-thoracic faculty and staff at Northwell Health believe the best way to train cardiothoracic surgeons is through an integrated, hands-on approach with increasing levels of responsibility. To that end, Northwell offers a two-year comprehensive, ACGME-accredited thoracic surgery residency program.

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Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine Integrated Thoracic Surgery Residency Program

The Integrated Thoracic Surgery Training program at Long Island Jewish Medical Center, North Shore University Hospital Manhasset and Southside and is a six year comprehensive experience in general surgery, medical subspecialties, clinical cardiothoracic surgery, including pediatric cardiothoracic surgery, general thoracic surgery and adult cardiac surgery.

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For physicians in practice

Northwell Health offers physicians currently in practice a variety of opportunities to advance their skills. Through our AMA PRA Category 1 Credit continuing medical education courses held throughout the year in a variety of topics, we offer physicians the chance to brush up on skills, learn new techniques, and discuss the evolving role of healthcare in our society. We also host a number of regularly scheduled series, including a bi-monthly thoracic tumor board meetings and monthly cardiovascular and thoracic surgery grand round lectures.

Learn more about our continuing medical education courses offered throughout the year.