General Information:

Website: https://med.uc.edu/anesth/fellowships/cardiothoracic

Chair: William E. Hurford, MD
Email: William.Hurford@uc.edu
Cardiothoracic/Cardiovascular Anesthesia Fellowship Director: Benu Makkad, MD
Email: makkadb@ucmail.uc.edu
Mailing Address:
231 Albert Sabin Way, ML 0531
Cincinnati, OH 45267-0531

Phone: 513.584.0909
Fax: 513.584.4003

Program Coordinator: Ashley Stavermann
Email: ashley.stavermann@uc.edu


Application Process:

Please email the Program Coordinator, Ashley Stavermann at ashley.stavermann@uc.edu for more information.


General Program Information:

Number of positions: 1
Type(s) of Fellowship Training Available:

  • Clinical Only

Annual Salary: 55,112
Minimum Length of Training: 1
Number of CA-4/CA-5 Fellows Completing 12-24 Months Cardiothoracic/Cardiovascular Training in Previous 5 Years: 1


Faculty:

Ahmed Khalil, MD
khalilad@ucmail.uc.edu
Teacher in the operating room at the University Hospital with special expertise in cardiothoracic anesthesia.

Andrew Burger, MD
Andrew.Burger@uc.edu
Faculty teacher with special expertise in nuclear cardiology, echocardiography, heart failure and cardiovascular disease.

J. P. Lawrence, MD
lawrenjp@ucmail.uc.edu
Residency Program Director, and teacher with special expertise in cardiac anesthesia, monitoring, and education.

Louis Louis, MD
louisilb@ucmail.uc.edu
Cardiac surgeon with special expertise in heart failure.

Paul Wojciechowski, MD
wojciepj@ucmail.uc.edu
Assistant Program Director, Faculty teacher with special expertise in cardiac anesthesia and critical care medicine. Associate Director of the Critica

Ping Wang, MD
Ping.Wang@uc.edu
Adult Cardiothoracic Anesthesia

Rajeshri Nayak, MD
nayakrp@ucmail.uc.edu
Cardiac and neuroanesthesia

William E. Hurford, MD
hurforw@ucmail.uc.edu
Chairman, Department of Anesthesiology. Teacher in the operating room and the critical care units at the University Hospital.


Academic Program:

Fellow Conferences Frequency: Weekly
Type: Didactic/Journal Club
Extra-Institutional Educational Conference Support: Yes


Echocardiography Instruction: 3 months
Critical Care Rotation: 1 month


Clinical Program:

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