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Advance to Fellowship in the ACC Now—FREE!

Apply By July 15: Use Promo Code MyFACC

Fellowship in the ACC won’t change the cost of your membership. But it will give you instant recognition as a leader in the field.

When you add FACC to your credentials, you’ll be recognized by employers, colleagues and patients as a leader in the field working to move cardiology forward. You’ll have the chance to collaborate with top cardiology professionals worldwide. And you’ll solidify your reputation as the future of cardiology.

Advancing to FACC is easy and you can apply now—even before your Board exams!

Just follow these three quick steps:

  • Complete a quick application online
  • Select your sponsors—we’ll automatically send them an email to confirm their sponsorship of you!
  • Enter code MyFACC to waive all application fees and wait to hear the good news!


We have received feedback from many that while this is a great idea, the timing is difficult. We will relaunch in the fall and will share the new dates well in advance so that you may hold the time in your calendars.

FIT Education

Your Proactive, Successful Career-Launch

Join Jim McKenna, MBA, PCC, a renowned physician career coach, for a seminar aimed at third year FITs to gain information essential to intentionally launching  the career they envision.  This is a three part course that will: give participants a deeper sense of how to examine and construct their own individual career path(s), have a better understanding of how to contribute to their positive “brand”, and have a better understanding of what physician engagement means to them personally. 

There are 17 seats to this course and participants are expected to clear their work and personal schedule to be able to join all three session.  This is a first come, first served opportunity.

Dates: March 17, April 7 & May 5

Time: 6:00pm EDT

Location: Zoom

The FIT Committee has compiled information on Board Exams/Reviews and Leadership & Research Opportunities. Click on the links to review these documents.

Board Exam/Board Review Information

FITs can now apply for FACC within six months of your graduation date and can apply online. New graduates will not forfeit your year of reduced dues for advancing now.  And now, if you advance before July 15, the $150 application fee is waived.

As FACCs, you will gain access to many benefits including:

  • Access to ACC.org including 20+ clinical topic hubs and 300+ free educational opportunities
  • Receipt of all of ACC’s publications including the JACC Journals
  • Career advancement resources including the Mentorship Program and Research Funding Resources
  • Networking and leadership opportunities
  • Membership in the Early Career Member Section, providing access to information and resources created just for early career professionals
  • And much more.

‚ÄčCheck out the FIT to FACC Toolkit 

The Florida Chapter provides interaction, networking, collaboration, and forums for those in cardiovascular training programs within the state. The chapter aims to provide resources to help Fellows succeed in training and beyond.
FITs receive complimentary membership in the ACC and the Florida Chapter through training directors, who will submit your information to us so that you may receive complimentary membership in the College for the duration of your training. Questions? Contact ACC’s Kristin West at kwest@acc.org.

FITs at January meeting


Why join?

  • ACC.org, JACC Journals, other ACC products provide a wealth of material for your cardiology education
  • The ACC is invested in your career development & has numerous resources to help launch the type of career you want to have
  • Through the ACC, you can learn important leadership, networking, and advocacy skills
  • You will meet lifelong colleagues, friends, and mentors 
Click here for more information and/or here for the Online Training Program Portal Instructions. 

FIT Committee

Interested in joining and contributing to the committee's efforts? Complete this application.

Michelle Dimza, MD - Chair


Robyn Bryde, MD 
Anca Chiriac, MD
Joseph Coffman, MD
Justin Goh, MD
David Goldgrab, MD
Mohamed Khayata, MD
Taylor Kirkman, MD
Nader Lamaa, MD
Dae Hyun Lee, MD
Ashleigh Long, MD
Ramez Morcos, MD, MBA
Sina O'Sullivan, MD
Julio Perez-Downes, MD
Keniel Pierre, MD
Fergie Ramos Tuarez, MD
Jose Rivas Rios, MD
Abdullah Sarkar, MD
Susie Sennhauser, MD
Francisco Ujeta, MD
Florida General Cardiology Programs
University of Miami/JFK
Aventura Hospital
Florida Atlantic University
Broward Health Medical Center
University of Florida
HCA West Florida GME Consortium/
Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point
Mayo Clinic Florida
University of Florida Jacksonville
HCA West Florida GME Consortium/Largo Medical Center Program
Jackson Memorial Hospital
Mount Sinai Medical Center
Orange Park Medical Center Program
Orlando Health Program
HCA West Florida GME Consortium/
Northside Hospital Program
University of South Florida
Cleveland Clinic Florida
HCA Florida Brandon Hospital

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