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Jose A Alvarez-Cardona, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Phone314-362-1291

Fax314-747-1417

Education

  • Biological Sciences: University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA (2007)
  • Medical Degree: University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine, San Juan, PR (2011)
  • Internship: University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, TX (2012)
  • Residency: University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, TX (2014)
  • Fellowship, Cardiovascular Disease: University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL (2017)
  • Fellowship, Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology: University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL (2018)
  • Fellowship, Cardio-Oncology: Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO (2020)

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology
  • Adult Echocardiography
  • Adult Transthoracic and Transesophageal Echocardiography

Recognition

2005 – 2007

The National Dean’s List, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA

2006

Golden Key International Honour Society, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA

2005 – 2007

Echols Scholar Program, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA – selected by the Admissions Committee based on academic excellence and intellectual leadership

2007

Phi Beta Kappa, Beta of Virginia, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA

2010

Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society, University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine, San Juan, PR – elected as a third-year medical student

10/2019

Finalist in Young Investigator Competition, 5th Global Cardio-Oncology Summit in São Paulo, Brazil

Clinical Interests

Advanced heart failure, Complex cardiac disease,Cancer-related cardiovascular disease, Patients with cancer and cardiovascular complications, Cardiac amyloidosis