University of Texas Health Science Center Houston

Name of Institution University of Texas Health Science Center Houston
Address 6431 Fannin St.
Address 2 Rm 5.170
City Houston
State TX
Zip Code 77030
Main Ph No. 713-500-6113
Website med.uth.edu/anesthesiology
ACGME Accredited: Yes Yes
ACGME Accredited: No
SF Match:
Yes
Yes
SF Match:
No
Department Chair Holger Eltzschig, MD, Phd
Dept. Chair Email holger.eltzschig@uth.tmc.edu
Fellow Director John Zaki, MD, FACC, FASE, FASA
Fellow Director Email john.f.zaki@uth.tmc.edu
Program Coord. Marshandra Cooper
Program Coord. Email marshandra.cooper@uth.tmc.edu
Total Number of Procedures > 2000
Number of CPB Procedures > 2000
Number of Cardiac Procedures > 1500
Number of off-CPB Cardiac Procedures > 150
Number of Non-Cardiac Thoracic Procedures > 150
Number of Heart, Lung and Heart/Lung Transplants > 100
Number of Major Vascular Procedures >100
Operating Equipment Available Phillips TEE
Number of Fellows Completing Training in Previous 5 Years 20
Number of Positions Available 4
Clinical/Basic Research Positions Available – YES/NO No
Clinical/Clinical Research Positions Available – YES/NO No
Clinical Research Positions Available – YES/NO No
Basic Research Only Positions Available – YES/NO No
Fellow Annual Salary See GME website.
Does your program provide fellows with the opportunity to attend national or local conferences? Yes, 5 meeting days to attend a conference of the fellows choice.
Overall comments regarding your program. Very strong clinically based program with a focus on transplants, aortic, and major vascular cases.
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 5
Last 5 years, number of fellows as 1st/2nd authors: Book Chapters
Last 5 years, number of fellows as 1st/2nd authors: Other Publications
Last 5 years, number of fellows as 1st/2nd authors: QI Projects 15