General Information:

Faculty List: 

Participates in SF Match: Yes

Chair: Juhan Paiste, MD
Adult Cardiovascular Anesthesia Fellowship Director: Michelle Downing, MD
Mailing Address:
UAB Department of Anesthesiology Fellowship Education Office
JT 941, 619 19th Street South
Birmingham, AL 35249

Phone: 205.996.9571

Program Coordinator: Ashley Standridge
Phone: 205.996.9571

General Program Information:

Number of positions: 3
Additional Fellowship Training Available: Although no specific research training program is utilized, any interested applicant may work with the Department Chair to secure specific arrangements.

Annual Salary: as determined by GME for appropriate PGY
Number of Fellows Completing Training in Previous 5 Years: 15

Education Program:

Conference Available to Fellows:
Weekly conference related to ACTA medical management, echocardiography, and professional development.

Academic Fellow Activities:

In the previous 5 years, Fellows were 1st or 2nd Author on:
Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles: 1
Other Publications:
QI Projects: 15

Clinical Program:

Total Number of Procedures: 2,400
Number of CPB Procedures: 700
Number of Cardiac Procedures: 1,000
Number of off-CPB Cardiac Procedures: 300
Non-Cardiac Thoracic Procedures: 1,400
Heart, Lung and Heart/Lung Transplants: 35