Participates in SF Match: Yes
Chair: Nikolaos Skubas, MD
Adult Cardiovascular Anesthesia Fellowship Director: Jennifer Hargrave, D.O.
9500 Euclid Ave
Cleveland OH, 44195
Program Coordinator: Donna Baumiller
General Program Information:
Number of positions: 16
Additional Fellowship Training Available: Clinical/ Basic Research
Annual Salary: $63,955
Number of Fellows Completing Training in Previous 5 Years: 80
Conference Available to Fellows:Didactics and lectures take place on Wednesdays from 7:00-8:00a.m. and Thursdays from 9:00-10:30am.These include but are not limited to: problem-based learning discussions, joint conferences (cardiac surgery and cardiology), journal clubs, pro/con debates, hands-on workshops (TEE, TTE, perfusion, IABP, pig heart dissection, cricothyrotomy, etc.), TEE lectures, simulation, etc.
Academic Fellow Activities:
In the previous 5 years, Fellows were 1st or 2nd Author on:
Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles: 12
QI Projects: 21
Total Number of Procedures: > 4,000 cardiac operations/year • Approximately 2,000 thoracic procedures per year
Number of CPB Procedures: >4,000
Number of Cardiac Procedures: >4,000
Number of off-CPB Cardiac Procedures: >50
Non-Cardiac Thoracic Procedures: >400 esophageal >600 pulmonary resection
Heart, Lung and Heart/Lung Transplants: >100 lung transplants/year • 2-4 heart-lung transplants/year • >60 heart transplants/year • Approximately 120 descending aorta. These numbers do not include endovascular repairs or open vascular procedures performed by vascular surgery.
Major Vascular Procedures: Approximately 600 (ascending aorta +/- arch)
Operating Equipment Available: 4 hybrid ORs - 4 hybrid ORs - 2 thoracic ORs - 1 robotic OR (1 additional "portable" robot) - 10 cardiac ORs - 2 thoracic ORs - 1 "open" vascular OR - 1 robotic OR (1 additional "portable" robot) - 10 cardiac ORs - 2 thoracic ORs - 1 "open" vascular OR