University of California Los Angeles

Name of Institution University of California, Los Angeles
Address 757 Westwood Plaza
Address 2 Suite 3325
City Los Angeles
State CA
Zip Code 90095
Main Ph No. 310-267-8653
Website uclahealth.org/anes/cardiothoracic-fellowship
ACGME Accredited: Yes Yes
ACGME Accredited: No
SF Match:
Yes
Yes
SF Match:
No
Department Chair Maxime Cannesson MD, PhD
Dept. Chair Email mcannesson@mednet.ucla.edu
Fellow Director Reed Harvey MD
Fellow Director Email rharvey@mednet.ucla.edu
Program Coord. Lucine Torosian
Program Coord. Email ltorosian@mednet.ucla.edu
Total Number of Procedures 1,100
Number of CPB Procedures Approximately 800 adult CPB cases, 250 pediatric and ACHD cases, and another 100 cardiac procedures not utilizing CPB
Number of Cardiac Procedures 1,100
Number of off-CPB Cardiac Procedures 100
Number of Non-Cardiac Thoracic Procedures 150
Number of Heart, Lung and Heart/Lung Transplants 175
Number of Major Vascular Procedures 100
Operating Equipment Available
Number of Fellows Completing Training in Previous 5 Years 20
Number of Positions Available
Clinical/Basic Research Positions Available – YES/NO 4 clinical fellowship positions available, basic/clinical research positions available on an individual basis per applicant interest
Clinical/Clinical Research Positions Available – YES/NO
Clinical Research Positions Available – YES/NO
Basic Research Only Positions Available – YES/NO
Fellow Annual Salary approximately $75,000
Does your program provide fellows with the opportunity to attend national or local conferences? All of our fellows present original, hypothesis-based research at the SCA Annual Meeting. All fellows attend the full duration of the SCA meeting with travel, lodging, and registration fees covered by the department.
Overall comments regarding your program.
Last 5 years, number of fellows as 1st/2nd authors: Abstracts 20
Last 5 years, number of fellows as 1st/2nd authors: Peer-Review Journal Articles 14
Last 5 years, number of fellows as 1st/2nd authors: Book Chapters 6
Last 5 years, number of fellows as 1st/2nd authors: Other Publications
Last 5 years, number of fellows as 1st/2nd authors: QI Projects