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APPLICATION UPDATE: In the coming months, we will be restructuring the current Perfusion program to that of a master's degree program. For this reason, we will not be accepting applications for the 2022 cohort. The next application cycle will occur in the near future. Please continue to check back for updates. 

The Vanderbilt Observation Experience (VOE) is currently CLOSED and is not accepting applications for students to visit campus and shadow cases. An update will be posted here as soon as it opens back up.

What is Cardiovascular Perfusion?

Cardiovascular Perfusion Technology involves the study of physiology, pathology and associated equipment used to support and/or assume the function of the heart and/or lungs during medical procedures. The perfusion technologist prepares and operates the heart-lung machine and other sophisticated equipment as directed by healthcare physicians. Read more...