General Information:

Website: https://school.wakehealth.edu/Education-and-Training/Residencies-and-Fellowships/Cardiothoracic-Anesthesiology-Fellowship
Faculty List: https://school.wakehealth.edu/Education-and-Training/Residencies-and-Fellowships/Cardiothoracic-Anesthesiology-Fellowship/Program-Faculty​

Participates in SF Match: Yes

Chair: Scott Segal, MD
Email: bsegal@wakehealth.edu
Adult Cardiovascular Anesthesia Fellowship Director: Chandrika Garner, MD FASE
Email: crgarner@wakehealth.edu​
Mailing Address:
Dept. of Anesthesiology
Medical Center Blvd
Winston-Salem, NC 27215

Phone: 336.716.4498
Fax: 336.716.0934
Program Coordinator: Susan Everhart Clayton
Phone: 336.713.2820
Email: sclayton@wakehealth.edu


General Program Information:

Number of positions: 2
Annual Salary: $60,920
Number of Fellows Completing Training in Previous 5 Years: 10


Education Program:

Conference Available to Fellows:

Anesthesiology Department GFrand Rounds occur Wednesday mornings from 6:50 - 7:45 am followed by a Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology Subspecialty Conference from 7:45 - 8:30 am. Separate fellow-level lectures led by CT Anesthesiology faculty are held weekly in the afternoons, including both TEE and CT anesthesia topics. At least monthly, fellows attend multidisciplinary conferences with cardiologists, cardiac surgeons, and intensivists. Journal Club with CT faculty and fellow occurs monthly. The Anesthesiology Department offers mock oral examinations for fellows and residents twice annually.


Academic Fellow Activities:

In the previous 5 years, Fellows were 1st or 2nd Author on:
Abstracts: 10
Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles: 3
QI Projects: 10
 


Clinical Program:

Total Number of Procedures: 1,200
Number of CPB Procedures: 500 - 600
Number of Cardiac Procedures: 700 - 800
Number of off-CPB Cardiac Procedures: 100
Non-Cardiac Thoracic Procedures: 500
Heart, Lung and Heart/Lung Transplants: 15
Major Vascular Procedures: 50 - 100