New York

Institution: Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Position: Pain Medicine Fellowship
Number of Positions: 5

Program Director: Yury Khelemsky, M.D.
Contact Name: Michelle Meehan, Fellowship Coordinator
Contact Number: 212-241-4441
Contact Email: michelle.meehan@mountsinai.org

Brief Description: The completely revamped ACGME accredited program provides exceptional comprehensive training in Pain Medicine at The Mount Sinai Hospital.

Application Due Date: May 30th

Website: http://icahn.mssm.edu/departments-and-institutes/anesthesiology/programs-and-services/pain-management-fellowship

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Institution: Weill Cornell Medical College
Position: Pain Medicine Fellowship
Number of Positions: 8

Program Director: Amitabh Gulati, M.D.
Contact Name: Marlene Augustine, Fellowship Coordinator
Contact Number: 212-746-2785
Contact Email: painfellowship@med.cornell.edu

Brief Description: The Weill Cornell Tri-Institute Pain Fellowship is a unique program which incorporates core rotations at three of the nation’s leading hospitals: New York Presbyterian Hospital, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, and Hospital for Special Surgery. Because of the close association of these three affiliates, we are able to offer a comprehensive training program encompassing a breadth of experienced unmatched elsewhere.

Application Due Date: May 31

Web site: http://weillcornellanesthesiology.org/education/fellowships/tri-institutional-pain-fellowship

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Institution: Weill Cornell Medical College
Position: Obstetric Anesthesia Fellowship
Number of Positions: 1

Program Director: Klaus Kjaer, M.D.
Contact Name: Marlene Augustine, Fellowship Coordinator
Contact Number: 212-746-2785
Contact Email: maa2010@med.cornell.edu

Brief Description: The Weill Cornell Obstetric Anesthesiology Fellowship trains fellows in all aspects of obstetric anesthesiology. The New York-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center has over 5,000 deliveries per year, including a significant number of high-risk cases. Fellows complete 13 4-week rotations. Eight rotations are on labor and delivery and 3 rotations are fully dedicated to a variety of teaching and research projects. During the labor and delivery rotations, one day a week is also be dedicated to teaching and research. An additional 8 weeks are spent on 4 2-week rotations: Maternal-Fetal Medicine, Neonatal ICU, Transfusion Medicine, and Simulation Design.

Application Due Date: May 31

Web site: http://weillcornellanesthesiology.org/education/fellowships/obstetric-anesthesiology-fellowship

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Institution: Weill Cornell Medical College
Position: Regional Anesthesia Fellowship
Number of Positions: 2

Program Director: Tiffany Tedore, M.D.
Contact Name: Marlene Augustine, Fellowship Coordinator
Contact Number: 212-746-2785
Contact Email: maa2010@med.cornell.edu

Brief Description: The Fellowship in Regional Anesthesiology incorporates 12 months of extensive clinical experience in ultrasound and nerve stimulator-guided regional anesthetic techniques. Trainees will become adept at a number of single-shot and continuous regional techniques. Fellows develop independence during a wide range of procedures before assuming a broader role supervising junior residents. Fellows have the option of pursuing a full time (four days per week) or part-time (two days per week) Regional fellowship. Part time fellows will receive concomitant training in either Thoracic or Neurosurgical Anesthesiology.

Clinical Experience: 
Our Regional Anesthesia Service performs over 1500 peripheral and neuraxial blocks per year, both inside and outside the operating rooms. All of our seven regional faculty members have completed fellowship training in Regional Anesthesia or Pain Management. During their training our fellows can expect to gain expertise in the following procedures:

Attending Experience: 
One day per week the fellows function as attending anesthesiologists in the general operating rooms or obstetrical suite, working alone or supervising residents and/or certified nurse anesthetists.

Didactics: Fellows are expected to join faculty and residents in teaching sessions with the medical students during their first year course in anatomy. Fellows participate in our departmental CME accredited Grand Rounds as well as our monthly Regional Anesthesia Journal Club. We also offer both formal and informal sessions for Oral Board preparation. Fellows are encouraged to attending the weekly Resident Morbidity and Mortality Conference.

Scholarship: 
Fellows are expected to participate in scholarly activities, which may include clinical research projects, presentations at national meetings, Grand Rounds presentations, or teaching initiatives with the residents and medical students. Individual projects must be approved by the Fellowship Director and the departmental leadership.

Application Due Date: The deadline for all application materials is May 31st and decisions will be determined in mid-August for a start date of August 1 of the following year.

Web site: http://weillcornellanesthesiology.org/education/fellowships/regional-anesthesiology-fellowship

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Institution: Weill Cornell Medical College
Position: Multidisciplinary Fellowship
Number of Positions: 1

Contact Name: Marlene Augustine, Fellowship Coordinator
Contact Number: 212-746-2785
Contact Email: maa2010@med.cornell.edu

Brief Description: The Multidisciplinary Anesthesiology Fellowship at New York-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical College is an intensive, year-long immersion in both the clinical and academic aspects in the applicant’s choice of 2 subspecialties of anesthesiology. Candidates may seek training within the department’s regional, neurosurgical and thoracic anesthesiology divisions, each of which offers exposure to anesthesiologists and surgeons performing procedures at the leading edge of their respective fields.

Any questions pertaining to the fellowship or the application process should be directed to the fellowship directors (Regional Anesthesiology: Dr. Tiffany Tedore, M.D.; Thoracic Anesthesiology: Dr.Matthew Murrell.)

Application Due Date: May 30

Web site: http://weillcornellanesthesiology.org/education/fellowships/multidisciplinary-fellowship