General Information:


Participates in SF Match: Yes

Chair: Jeanine Wiener-Kronish, M.D.
Adult Cardiovascular Anesthesia Fellowship Director: Michael Andrawes
Mailing Address:
Adult Cardiothoracic Anesthesia Fellowship c/o Tina Toland, MHA
55 Fruit Street, White 437
Boston, MA 02114

Phone: 617.869.9898

Program Coordinator: Tina Toland, MHA

Application Process:

Applications will be considered from all qualified individuals who will have completed an approved clinical anesthesia residency prior to the start of the fellowship. The Massachusetts General Hospital is an equal opportunity employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. Contact Tina Toland, MHA at or visit the Massachusetts General Hospital website. 

General Program Information:

Number of positions: 6

Type(s) of Fellowship Training Available:

  • Clinical/ Basic Research
  • Clinical/ Clinical Research

Annual Salary: Based upon PGY 5 level

Number of Fellows Completing Training in Previous 5 Years: 30

Note: Approximately 15% of the fellowship year is non-clinical, allowing time for research and other academic pursuits.

Academic Program:

Conference Available to Fellows: 

  • Two fellow lectures weekly
  • Daily echo rounds

Type: Lectures, TEE review, case conferences

Extra-Institutional Educational Conference Support: 1 meeting per year

Funding: Divisional funds available for selected independent fellowship research projects.

Dedicated Research Time: Variable depending on rotation

Echocardiography Instruction: One month dedicated to echocardiography with option for a 2nd month

Critical Care Rotation: One month in Cardiac Surgical ICU

Maximum Time in Non-OR Activities: 20%

Clinical Program:

Total Number of Procedures: 2000 per year in the Cardiac OR 

Number of CPB Procedures: 1600-1800

Number of Cardiac Procedures off-CPB Per Year: 4

Number of Non-Cardiac Thoracic Cases Per Year: 15

Number of Heart, Lung and Heart/Lung Transplants Per Year: 100

Number of Major Vascular Cases Per Year: 18