University of Colorado

Name of Institution University of Colorado
Address 12631 E 17th Avenue
Address 2 Suite 2001
City Aurora
State CO
Zip Code 80045
Main Ph No. 303-724-7494
ACGME Accredited: Yes Yes
ACGME Accredited: No
SF Match:
SF Match:
Department Chair Vesna Jevtovic-Todorovic, MD, PhD, MBA
Fellow Director Dr. Lyndsey Grae
Program Coord. Alyson Poeppelman
Total Number of Procedures 2840
Number of CPB Procedures 600
Number of Cardiac Procedures 850
Number of off-CPB Cardiac Procedures 250
Number of Non-Cardiac Thoracic Procedures 850
Number of Heart, Lung and Heart/Lung Transplants 90
Number of Major Vascular Procedures 200
Operating Equipment Available
Number of Fellows Completing Training in Previous 5 Years 14
Number of Positions Available
Clinical/Basic Research Positions Available – YES/NO 3
Clinical/Clinical Research Positions Available – YES/NO 3
Clinical Research Positions Available – YES/NO
Basic Research Only Positions Available – YES/NO
Fellow Annual Salary PGY5 Stipend Level
Does your program provide fellows with the opportunity to attend national or local conferences? Echo Rounds  Frequency: weekly  Description: provide an opportunity for discussion of interesting echo findings for fellows to review with faculty    Cardiac Anesthesia Lecture Series  Frequency: weekly  Description: longitudinal lecture series providing a comprehensive review of essential cardiothoracic anesthesiology topics    Morbidity and Mortality Conference  Frequency: monthly    Journal Club  Frequency: monthly    Department of Anesthesiology Grand Rounds  Frequency: weekly  Description: the Department of Anesthesiology Grand Rounds will present a wide variety of up-to-date topics in anesthesiology presented by expert faculty within the department as well as visiting professors from around the nation.    Quality & Safety Academy  Frequency: 4 workshops per year  Description: a series of workshops to build foundational knowledge in quality improvement and patient safety. The workshops are based at fellow-level and are sponsored by the Institute for Healthcare Quality Safety and Efficiency (IHQSE).    Educator’s Series  Frequency: 4-6 lectures per year  Description: fellow-level seminars aimed at improving teaching ability of fellows from bedside chalk-talks to formal presentations to large audiences
Overall comments regarding your program.
Last 5 years, number of fellows as 1st/2nd authors: Abstracts 11
Last 5 years, number of fellows as 1st/2nd authors: Peer-Review Journal Articles N/A
Last 5 years, number of fellows as 1st/2nd authors: Book Chapters 3
Last 5 years, number of fellows as 1st/2nd authors: Other Publications 2
Last 5 years, number of fellows as 1st/2nd authors: QI Projects 14