General Information:

Website: http://anest.wustl.edu/cardiothoracic/acta_fellowship

Participates in SF Match: Yes

Chair: Alex Evers, MD
Email: kinders@anest.wustl.edu
Adult Cardiovascular Anesthesia Fellowship Director: Daniel Emmert, MD PhD
Email: emmertd@wustl.edu
Mailing Address:
660 South Euclid, Box 8054
St. Louis, MO 63110

Phone: 314.362.1196
Fax: 314.747.3977
Program Coordinator: Lydia Swink
Phone: 314.362.1196
Email: swink@wustl.edu


General Program Information:

Number of positions: 4

Annual Salary: PGY5: $62,557. PGY6: $65,370
Number of Fellows Completing Training in Previous 5 Years: 15


Education Program:

Conference Available to Fellows:
Weekly, Fellows Echo Conference, Monday Morning Conference, Grand Rounds


Academic Fellow Activities:

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


Clinical Program:

Total Number of Procedures: 3,196
Number of CPB Procedures: 1,198
Number of Cardiac Procedures: 1,380
Number of off-CPB Cardiac Procedures: 182
Non-Cardiac Thoracic Procedures: 225
Heart, Lung and Heart/Lung Transplants: 97
Major Vascular Procedures: 114
Operating Equipment Available: We have 4 modernized cardiac operating rooms with 3D real-time TEE with quantitative analysis software. We have 1 dedicated hybrid OR for structural heart interventions. We routinely staff 2-3 thoracic ORs capable of modern bronchoscopy and lung isolation.