General Information:


Participates in SF Match: Yes

Chair: Geza Kiss, MD
Adult Cardiovascular Anesthesia Fellowship Director: Antonio Chiricolo, MD
Mailing Address:
125 Paterson St
CAB 3100, Department of Anesthesiology
New Brunswick, NJ 08901

Phone: 732.235.6153
Fax: 732.235.5100
Program Coordinator: Elaine Iwachiw
Phone: 732.235.6153

General Program Information:

Number of positions: 2
Additional Fellowship Training Available: Clinical/Basic Research; Clinical/Clinical Research

Annual Salary: $66,462
Number of Fellows Completing Training in Previous 5 Years: 10

Education Program:

Conference Available to Fellows:
Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists (SCA) Annual Meeting and the SCA Echo Week.

Academic Fellow Activities:

In the previous 5 years, Fellows were 1st or 2nd Author on:
Abstracts: 20
Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles: 10
Book Chapters: 5
QI Projects: 10
Other Publications: 5

Clinical Program:

Total Number of Procedures: 2,000
Number of CPB Procedures: 1,150
Number of Cardiac Procedures: 1,300
Number of off-CPB Cardiac Procedures: 150
Non-Cardiac Thoracic Procedures: 700
Heart, Lung and Heart/Lung Transplants: 15-20
Major Vascular Procedures: 1,050
Operating Equipment Available: Every cardiac operating room is equipped with state-of-the-art medical devices, including 3D and multiplane echocardiography. These resources are also available to the cardiothoracic team outside of the operating room setting.