General Information:

Website: https://apt.med.ubc.ca/anesthesiology/fellows/

 

Department Chair: Randell Moore, MD FRCPC
 

Cardiac Anesthesia Fellowship Director: Kevin Rondi, MD FRCPC
Email: anesthesiafellowships@gmail.com

 

Mailing Address:
c/o Charlene Perry, Office Administrator
Dept. of Anesthesia, St. Paul’s Hospital
Providence Health Care, 1081 Burrard St.
Vancouver BC, Canada, V6Z 1Y6

 

Phone: (604) 806-8337
Fax: (604) 806-8487


Application Process:

Please forward a current curriculum vitae and cover letter, Attn: Dr Kevin Rondi. Electronic submissions are preferred at: anesthesiafellowships@gmail.com


General Program Information:

Number of positions: 1
Eligibility: FRCPC certified or eligible at the time of application. (FACP, FRCA, and FANZCA designates can only be considered if accompanied by external funding)
Position available: 2016, 2017, 2018
Types of Fellowship Training Available:

  • Clinical Only

Annual Salary: $84,000 CAD
Minimum Length of Training: 12 months


Faculty:

Scott Bell
Adult Cardiac, CSICU

John Bowering
Adult Cardiac, CSICU, TEE

Simon Bruce
Adult Cardiac, CSICU, TEE

Matt Coley
Adult Cardiac, CSICU, TEE

Aaron Doyle
Adult Cardiac, TEE

Steve Head
Adult Cardiac, TEE

Matt Klas
Adult Cardiac, TEE, Director of Perioperative Echocardiography

Bobby Lee
Adult Cardiac, CSICU, TEE, UBC Head of Cardiac Anesthesi

Randell Moore
Adult Cardiac, TEE, Head St. Paul’s Hospital Department of Anesthesia

James Prentice
Adult Cardiac, CSICU

Ron Ree
Adult Cardiac, CSICU, TEE

Kevin Rondi
Adult Cardiac, CSICU, TEE, Cardiac Anesthesia Fellowship Program Director


Academic Program:

Fellow Conferences Frequency: Weekly
Type: Echo Rounds, Journal Club, Departmental weekly morning rounds, M&M rounds
Extra-Institutional Educational Conference Support: 1 Major Cardiac Meeting per year


Funding: Dept/Institutional Funds
Dedicated Research Time: 1 Academic day/week for research and other academic pursuits
Echocardiography Instruction: Inside OR
Critical Care Rotation: Mandatory, 2 months
Maximum Time in Non-OR Activities: 6 months (3 months CSICU, 3 months TEE)


Clinical Program:

Number of Cardiac Procedures with CPB Per Year: 900
Distribution of cases: CABG, Valve repair/replacement, 100 adult congenital cases/year
Number of Cardiac Procedures off-CPB Per Year: 75
Number of Heart Transplants Per Year: 15-20
Number of Major Vascular Cases Per Year: 25
Number of Mechanical Support Cases per year (ECMO, VAD): 50