Participates in SF Match: Yes
Chair: Charles W Hogue, MD
Adult Cardiovascular Anesthesia Fellowship Director: Ryan Hood, MD
251 E Huron St
Chicago IL, 60611
Program Coordinator: Carolyn Betts
General Program Information:
Number of positions: 3
Additional Fellowship Training Available: Clinical/Basic Research; Clinical/Clinical Research
Comments: We offer 3 fellowship positions per year. 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.
Annual Salary: $66,859
Number of Fellows Completing Training in Previous 5 Years: 15
Conference Available to Fellows:
Annual Northwestern Echo conference, in the fall, 3 days.
Annual SCA conference, spring, at least 2 days.
Annual SCA Echo Week, late spring, 5 days.
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