General Information:


Participates in SF Match: Yes

Chair: Hugh C. Hemmings, MD
Adult Cardiovascular Anesthesia Fellowship Director: Shanna S. Hill, MD
Mailing Address:
Dept of Anesthesiology, New York Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medicine
525 East 68th St, Box 124
New York, NY 10065

Phone: 212.746.2779
Fax: 212.746.8563
Program Coordinator: Natalie Benjamin
Phone: 212.746.2779

General Program Information:

Number of positions: 3
Additional Fellowship Training Available: Clinical research is incorporated into the academic year.

Annual Salary: Variable
Number of Fellows Completing Training in Previous 5 Years: 15

Education Program:

Conference Available to Fellows:
Weekly conferences include dedicated cardiac anesthesiology.
Monthly conferences include critical care.

Academic Fellow Activities:

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

Clinical Program:

Total Number of Procedures: >1,100
Number of CPB Procedures: CABG 25%, Valve 35%, Aneurysm 20%, TAVR 12%, Congenital 7%
Number of Cardiac Procedures: 
Number of off-CPB Cardiac Procedures: We perform all Echo for TAVRs, TAMVRs, MitraClips and ASD closures in the cath lab.
Non-Cardiac Thoracic Procedures: >900
Heart, Lung and Heart/Lung Transplants: VADs, no transplants
Operating Equipment Available: Hybrid room (TAVRs, etc.), Robotic room