General Information:

Chair: William J. Greeley, M.D.
Cardiothoracic/Cardiovascular Anesthesia Fellowship Director: Susan C. Nicolson, M.D.
Mailing Address:
Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, 34th Street & Civic Center Boulevard

General Program Information:

Number of positions: 4
Position(s) available 2012: 0
Position(s) available 2013: 0
Type(s) of Fellowship Training Avaible:

  • Clinical Only
  • Clinical Basic Research
  • Clinical Clinical

Annual Salary: dependent on PGY status
Minimum Length of Training: 12 and 24 months (July or January)
Number of CA-4/CA-5 Fellows Completing 12-24 Months Cardiothoracic/Cardiovascular Training in Previous 5 Years: 6


David R. Jobes, MD
Hemostasis, Coagulation, Monitoring
James M. Steven, MD
Reconstructive surgery, Central nervous system protection
Kristin K. Galli, MD
Brain Protection, Genetics, TEE
Lisa M. Montenegro, MD
Clinical Outcomes,Ecmo
Susan C. Nicolson, MD
Neonatal reconstructive surgery, Pulmonary hypertension
William J. Greeley, MD, MBA
Brain protection, clinical outcomes

Academic Program:

Fellow Conferences Frequency: 7 per week
Type: Clinical, Research, Fellow presentation, Journal Club
Extra-Institutional Educational Conference Support: 1 meeting per year
In the Previous 5 Years, Fellows were 1st or 2nd Author On:


Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles:
Book Chapters:
Other Publications:


Funding: Dept/Institutional Funds, per-review grants
Dedicated Research Time:
Echocardiography Instruction:
Critical Care Rotation: elective
Formal Course Work Available in:
Maximum Time in Non-OR Activities: 2 out of 6 total months

Clinical Program:

Number of Cardiac Procedures with CPB Per Year: 500
Distribution of cases: 100% Congenital (neoniter through adults)
Average Number of CPB Procedures Per Trainee Per Year:
Number of Cardiac Procedures off-CPB Per Year:
Distribution of case:
Average Number of off-CPB Procedures Per Trainee Per Year:
Number of Non-Cardiac Thoracic Cases Per Year: 350
Number of Heart, Lung and Heart/Lung Transplants Per Year: 23
Number of Major Vascular Cases Per Year: