Kentucky

Institution: University of Kentucky
Position: Adult Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology Fellowship
Contact Name: Ms. Rebecca Webb
Contact Number: 859-218-0097
Contact Email: rswebb2@uky.edu

The Department of Anesthesiology at the University of Kentucky offers a one-year Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) approved fellowship in Adult Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology. Adult Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology as a subspecialty of Anesthesiology is devoted to the peri-operative management of patients with cardiopulmonary disease undergoing cardiac or thoracic surgery and other interventional procedures. The fellowship consists of 12 months of full-time training beginning after satisfactory completion of a core Anesthesiology residency program. The program is structured to provide a wide variety of clinical exposure in the operating room, critical care units and catheterization laboratory. In addition to a robust clinical experience, mentorship by well-trained faculty and opportunities to mature as teachers will solidify the professional growth of the fellow. All Cardiac Anesthesiology faculty at UK Chandler Medical Centre are subspecialty trained and certified in Advanced Perioperative Transesophageal Echocardiography.

Application Due Date: May 1, 2017