Texas

Institution: The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston-Texas Trauma Institute
Position: Trauma Anesthesiology Fellowship

Contact Name: Christopher T. Stephens, MD
Contact Number: 713-500-6203
Contact Email: christopher.stephens@uth.tmc.edu

The Texas Medical Center is the largest medical center in the world encompassing 700 acres with 42 institutions and 13 renowned hospitals employing over 60,000 people. Rotations will include Emergency Department/Trauma (ATLS certification course included), Shock/Trauma ICU, trauma operating rooms-emergency general surgery, trauma orthopedics, burn, and neuro trauma at one of the busiest level 1 trauma centers in the US. There are numerous elective opportunities, including burn ICU, neuro ICU, regional anesthesia, echocardiography/ultrasound, trauma radiology, hyperbaric medicine, pre-hospital rotations, including Memorial Hermann Life Flight-one of the busiest air medical programs in the country and the Houston Fire Department Emergency Medical Services. We have a strong commitment to clinical and basic science research and require all of our fellows to participate in some form of research. Our Center for Translational Injury Research at the UTHealth McGovern Medical School provides many research opportunities for future academic physicians. We have two one-year fellowship positions and offer a second critical care year to interested applicants. Combines multi-year programs with anesthesiology subspecialties can be arranged.

Application Due Date: May 1, 2017