General Information:

Website: http://www.uofl.edu/medschool/anesth
Chair: Gary Loyd, MD
Email: geloyd01@louisville.edu
Cardiothoracic/Cardiovascular Anesthesia Fellowship Director: Anil Vinayakan, MD
Email: anvina01@qwise.louisville.edu
Mailing Address:
Dept. of Anesthesiology 530 S. Jackson Street
Louisville
Kentucky
USA
502 852 5851
502 852 6056


Application Process:

Apply via ERAS or request application from above address


General Program Information:

Number of positions: 4
Position(s) available 2012: 2
Position(s) available 2013: 2
Type(s) of Fellowship Training Avaible:

  • Clinical Only
  • Clinical Basic Research
  • Clinical Clinical


Annual Salary: CA4 scale for the year
Minimum Length of Training: 1 year
Number of CA-4/CA-5 Fellows Completing 12-24 Months Cardiothoracic/Cardiovascular Training in Previous 5 Years: 2


Faculty:

Carol L. Lake, MD, MBA, MPH
cllake01@gwise.louisville.edu
pediatric cardiac anesthesia, cardiac pharmacology
David Santamore
dcsant01@gwise.louisville.edu
adult and pediatric cardiac anesthesia, transesophageal echocardiography
Joel A. Kaplan, M.D.
jakapl01@gwise.louisville.edu
cardiac anesthesia, medical administration, echocardiography
Joselito Balatbat, M.D.
jobigrace@aol.com
Adult cardiac and thoracic aortic anesthesia, TEE
Soheyla Pilling, M.D.
adult, pediatric cardiac and thoracicanesthesia


Academic Program:

Fellow Conferences Frequency: 3 national conferences
Type: SCA annual meeting, SCA/ASE echo course, CPB update
Extra-Institutional Educational Conference Support: expenses for the 3 conferences
In the Previous 5 Years, Fellows were 1st or 2nd Author On:

 

Abstract:
Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles:
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Other Publications:

 

Comments:

 

Funding:
Dedicated Research Time: 1 year (second year of program)
Echocardiography Instruction: Two months dedicated to echo plus seven months for practical application in
Critical Care Rotation: One month
Formal Course Work Available in: Participation in Master Science in Public Health available
Maximum Time in Non-OR Activities: 3 months


Clinical Program:

Number of Cardiac Procedures with CPB Per Year: 2500
Distribution of cases: 50% CABG, 20% valves, 10% thoracic aortic, 20% congenital
Average Number of CPB Procedures Per Trainee Per Year: 150
Number of Cardiac Procedures off-CPB Per Year: 300
Distribution of case: 70% off pump CABG, 25% thoracic aneurysm, 5% AID
Average Number of off-CPB Procedures Per Trainee Per Year: 20
Number of Non-Cardiac Thoracic Cases Per Year:
Number of Heart, Lung and Heart/Lung Transplants Per Year: 25
Number of Major Vascular Cases Per Year: 1519