Institution Name: Northwestern University School of Medicine
Participates in SF Match: Yes
Chair: Charles Hogue, MD
Adult Cardiovascular Anesthesia Fellowship Director:
Ryan Hood, MD
240 E. Huron St
McGaw Bldg, Ste 1-200
Chicago, IL 60611
General Program Information:
We offer 3 fellowship positions per hear. The year is mostly clinical, with opportunities for both basic and clinical research, if the fellow desires. Please see our website for further details, and contact us with any questions.
Number of positions: 3
Additional Fellowship Training Available:
Annual Salary: $66,859
Number of Fellows Completing Training in Previous 5 Years: 13
Conference Available to Fellows:
Annual Northwestern Echo conference, in the fall, 3 days: http://connect.asecho.org/events/event-description?CalendarEventKey=0b4228f0-a86e-401a-8bda-22f947a1000f&Home=/home.
Annual SCA conference, spring, at least 2 days.
Annual SCA Echo Week, late spring, 5 days - www.scahq.org/2017echoweek.
Academic Fellow Activities:
In the previous 5 years, Fellows were 1st or 2nd Author on:
Abstracts: Every fellow is first author on an SCA abstract yearly
Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles:
QI Projects: Every fellow creates and completes a QI project yearly
Total Number of Procedures: 1,500
Number of CPB Procedures: 1,000
Number of Cardiac Procedures: 1,200
Number of off-CPB Cardiac Procedures: 5
Non-Cardiac Thoracic Procedures: 250
Heart, Lung and Heart/Lung Transplants: 55
Major Vascular Procedures: 100
Operating Equipment Available: 3D TEE, TEE/TTE simulator, coronary sinus catheters, lumbar drains, fiberoptic scopes, NIRS