University of Colorado

Institution Name: University of Colorado
ACGME Accredited? Yes
Participates in SF Match? Yes
Department Chair Name: Vesna Jevtovic-Todorovic, MD, PhD, MBA
ACTA Fellowship Director Name: Maung Hlaing, MD
Address 1: 12631 E 17th Ave
Address 2: MS 8203
City: Aurora
State: CO
Zip: 80045
Country: USA
Phone: 3037241758
Number of Positions: 3
Clinical / Basic Research Yes
Clinical / Clinical Research Yes
Clinical Research only No
Basic Research only No
Annual Salary: PGY5 Stipend Level
Number of Fellows Completing Training in Previous 5 Years: 14
Conference Available to Fellows (frequency / description): 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
Distribution of Cases/Number of CPB Procedures: 600
Number of Cardiac Procedures: 850
Number of off-CPB Cardiac Procedures: 250
Non-Cardiac Thoracic Procedures: 850
Heart, Lung and Heart/Lung Transplants”: 90
Major Vascular Procedures: 200
Operating Equipment Available: 3D TEE machines, NIRS, Flotrac, continuous cardiac output pulmonary artery catheters
Program Coordinator Name: Kathy Riggs
Program Coordinator Phone: 303.724.1758
Program Coordinator Email:
Name Kathy Riggs
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