SCAI-Women in Innovations (WIN) CHIP Fellowship 2023-2024 (Funded)

Deadline: 19th of September, 2022

There is an urgent need for interventional cardiologists who are committed to providing minimally invasive percutaneous solutions to patients with complex coronary anatomy, severe co-morbidities, and/or poor hemodynamics as a result of recent advancements in PCI technology and techniques.

The chosen candidate may use this fellowship money to support a CHIP Interventional Training Programme with a cardiac catheterization laboratory that treats over 250 complicated coronary patients annually and has access to the following cutting-edge techniques and technology:

  • Chronic total occlusion (CTO) procedures;
  • Calcific disease with access to atherectomy, including rotational atherectomy
  • Complex imaging and physiology (IVUS, OCT, FFR, resting indices)
  • Percutaneous MCS (mechanical circulatory support) in the cardiac catheterization laboratory


  • Funding applies to 12 month fellowship starting in July 2023 and is provided to the training institution for $85,000.


  • Open to interventional cardiology fellows or practicing interventional cardiologists interested in pursuing an additional year of advanced training (beyond traditional IC fellowships) focusing on CHIP (Complex and high-risk interventional procedures) and Percutaneous MCS (mechanical circulatory support) training in the cardiac catheterization laboratory.
  • Applicants must be in or have completed an interventional cardiology fellowship within the past five years, be board eligible or board certified for interventional cardiology, and a US citizen or permanent green card holder.


To apply, applicants must submit an application, which includes a concise statement of interest, a Curriculum Vitae, two to three letters of reference, including one from a cath lab director, CHIP fellowship director, or Division or Service Line Chief at the prospective training institution and Proof of prior training in the form of a diplomas and/or license is also required.

If you are awarded the fellowship, you must be ready to sign the paperwork with your selected institution by November 15, 2022.

Click here to apply

Oyin Olufayo

Oyin Olufayo is a Sustainable Development Goals Advocate. A recent graduate of The School of Politics, Policy, and Governance (SPPG) She is a Technical Writer, Political Writer, and a Content Writer. Her passion for sustainable development goals has been implemented by creating tangible solutions. She has featured in grassroots initiatives like TedX, World Literacy Foundation, Spur Nation Media, FRCN, Naija Law and etc. spreading the impact of Sustainable education, and also facilitated numerous events regarding SDGs.

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