General Information:

Website: https://www.feinberg.northwestern.edu/sites/anesthesiology/education/fellowships/cardiothoracic/index.html​

Participates in SF Match: Yes

Chair: Charles W Hogue, MD
Adult Cardiovascular Anesthesia Fellowship Director: Ryan Hood, MD

Mailing Address:
251 E Huron St
F5-704
Chicago IL, 60611

Phone: 312.926.2280

Program Coordinator: Deanna Olsen
Email: deanna.olsen@nm.org​


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: $70,586

Number of Fellows Completing Training in Previous 5 Years: 15


Education Program:

Conference Available to Fellows:

  • Annual Northwestern Echo conference, Fall, 3 days
  • Annual SCA conference, Spring, at least 2 days
  • Annual SCA Echo Week, 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

QI Projects: Every fellow creates and completes a QI project yearly


Clinical Program:

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: 75

Major Vascular Procedures: 100

Operating Equipment Available: 3D TEE, TEE/TTE simulator, coronary sinus catheters, lumbar drains, fiberoptic scopes, NIRS