General Information:

Chair: Paul J. Poppers, M.D.
Cardiothoracic/Cardiovascular Anesthesia Fellowship Director: Bharathi Scott, M.D.
Mailing Address:
University Hospital, HSC, L-4, Room 060
Stoney Brook
New York

General Program Information:

Number of positions: 2
Position(s) available 2012: 0
Position(s) available 2013: 0
Type(s) of Fellowship Training Avaible:

  • Clinical Clinical

Annual Salary: $46,000
Minimum Length of Training: 6-12 months
Number of CA-4/CA-5 Fellows Completing 12-24 Months Cardiothoracic/Cardiovascular Training in Previous 5 Years:


Bharathi Scott
Stress Response
Fariba Faghih
Gerard Manecke
Computer Assisted
John Petrie
Saad Marghoob
Walter Backus

Academic Program:

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


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




Dedicated Research Time:
Echocardiography Instruction: inside OR, specific rotation
Critical Care Rotation: optional
Formal Course Work Available in:
Maximum Time in Non-OR Activities: 1 month

Clinical Program:

Number of Cardiac Procedures with CPB Per Year: 600+
Distribution of cases: 80% CABG, 15% Valves, 5% Congenital
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: 200
Number of Heart, Lung and Heart/Lung Transplants Per Year:
Number of Major Vascular Cases Per Year: 50