New York – Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

Institution Name: Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
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ACGME Accredited? No
Participates in SF Match? No
Department Chair Name: Gregory Fischer, MD
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ACTA Fellowship Director Name: David Amar, MD, Director of Thoracic Anesthesia MSKCC, Professor of Anesthesiology, Weill Cornell Medical College
ACTA Fellowship Director Email (for publication):
Address 1: 1275 York Avenue
Address 2:
City: New York
State: New York
Zip: 10021
Country: USA
Phone: 212-639-6798
Fax: 212-772-8646
Number of Positions: 1 per year
Clinical / Basic Research No
Clinical / Clinical Research Yes
Clinical Research only No
Basic Research only No
Comments: Complex thoracic cases, supervision of residents and solo experience, academic time, clinical research, enhanced salary, regional elective, no call
Annual Salary: $150,000-$200,000
Number of Fellows Completing Training in Previous 5 Years: 5
Conference Available to Fellows (frequency / description): SCA/TAS (presenting yearly) and PGA
Academic Fellow Activities – in the Previous 5 Years, Fellows were 1st or 2nd Author on: Abstracts 4
Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles: 2
Book Chapters: 2
Other Publications:
QI Projects: 1
Total Number of Procedures: 2500
Distribution of Cases/Number of CPB Procedures: N/A
Number of Cardiac Procedures: N/A
Number of off-CPB Cardiac Procedures: N/A
Non-Cardiac Thoracic Procedures: 2500, 1500 major
Heart, Lung and Heart/Lung Transplants”: N/A
Major Vascular Procedures: N/A
Operating Equipment Available: TEE
Program Coordinator Name: Annaisha Calo
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Program Coordinator Email:
Name David Amar, MD
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