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Google Map Summary of International Neuroanesthesiology Fellowships

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University of California San Diego
Program Director: Jaspreet Somal, MD
Department of Anesthesiology
UC San Diego Health System
200 West Arbor Drive, MC 8770
San Diego, CA  92103-8770
E-Mail: jsomal@ucsd.edu
Phone: 619-543-6240

Requirements: Completion of Anesthesia residency
License: Possess or be eligible for licensing by Medical Board of California
Duration: 12 months
Benefits provided: Yes

Our 12-months  program offers a  wide experience in high volume case mix of vascular, intraoperative MRI, interventional neurological, solid tumor and all major neurosurgical and spine surgery procedures. UCSD Faculty consists of globally renown neuroanesthesiologists. There are opportunities for clinical research, and elective rotations are available in basic sciences research, neurocritical care, neuromonitoring, and other subspecialties. We aim to provide a flexible learning experience based on individual career needs.


University of California San Francisco
Program Director: Pekka Talke, MD
Box 0648, 521 Parnassus Ave, Clinic Sci C455C
San Francisco, CA 94143-0648
Telephone: 415-476-8963
E-mail: talkep@anesthesia.ucsf.edu

University of Southern California
Neurosurgical Anesthesia Fellowship Program
Program Director: Eugenia Ayrian, MD
Duration: 12 months
Requirements: Completion of Anesthesia Residency
Starting Date: July 2015
Telephone: 323-409-7748
Email: eayrian@med.usc.edu

Program Includes 6-7 months experience in the OR with a variety of cases (craniotomies for brain tumors, neurovascular surgery, seizure surgery, functional neurosurgery, complicated spine procedures), 2 months rotation in neurosurgical ICU rotation in interventional neuroradiology, neurophysical monitoring, and clinical neuroscience scholarship rotation.

Stanford University School of Medicine
Neuroanesthesia Fellowship Program
Program Director: Richard A. Jaffe, MD, PhD
300 Pasteur Drive H3583 3rd Floor
Stanford, CA 94305-5640
Telephone: 650-723-6412
E-mail: rajaffe@stanford.edu

Duration: 12-24 months
Requirements:  Completion of Anesthesia Residency and eligibility for California medical licensure.
Starting Date:  flexible

Our program emphasizes experience with complex neurovascular procedures, and includes required rotations in intraoperative neuromonitoring, neuro-intensive care, pediatric neurosurgery, interventional neuroradiology and functional neurosurgery.  Fellows are expected to complete at least one clinical or laboratory research project during their fellowship.  Research support funding is available.


Fellowship in Neuroanesthesia
University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus
Program Directors: Claudia Clavijo, MD; Leslie Jameson, MD
Other team members: Daniel Janik, MD (Director of Intraoperative Neurophysiologic Monitoring); Anthony Oliva, MD, PhD, Benjamin Scott, MD
Anesthesiology Department Chair: Vesna Jevtovic-Todorovic, MD, PhD, MBA

Department of Anesthesiology
12401 E 17th Avenue
Mail Stop B113, 7th Floor
Aurora, CO 80045

Telephone: 1-720-848-3277, 1-720-848-3273
E-mail: claudia.clavijo@ucdenver.eduleslie.jameson@ucdenver.edu


Yale University School of Medicine
Fellowship Director: Michael G. Hrycelak, MD, Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology

Fellowship in Neuroanesthesia
Period: 1 year
Active neurosurgery practice (brain tumors, neurovascular surgery, seizure surgery, functional neurosurgery, neurophysiological monitoring). Facilities include intraop MRI & biplane angiogram.

Telephone: 203-785-2802
Fax: 203-785-6664
Email: michael.hrycelak@yale.edu


University of Florida College of Medicine
Program Director: Steven Robicsek, MD, PhD
Program Chair: Timothy Morey, MD

Dept. of Anesthesiology
University of Florida COM
1600 SW Archer Rd., PO Box 100254 Rm M-509
Gainesville, FL 32610-0254

Telephone: 352-273-8640
Email: robicsek@ufl.edu


Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Program Director: John F. Bebawy, MD
Program Chair: Charles W. Hogue, MD

Neurosurgical Anesthesia Fellowship Program
251 E. Huron, F5-704
Chicago, Illinois 60611

Telephone: 312-695-0061
Fax: 312-695-9013
Email:  j-bebawy@northwestern.edu

University of Chicago
Program Director: Jerome Klafta, MD

5841 S. Maryland Ave.
MC 4028
Chicago, Illinois 60637

Telephone: 773-702-9922
Email: jklafta@airway.uchicago.edu

University of Illinois at Chicago
Program Director: Chanannait Paisansathan, MD
Program Chair: David Schwartz, MD

Neuroanesthesia Fellowship Program
1740 W. Taylor Street
Suite 3200
Chicago, Illinois 60612

Telephone: 312-996-4020
Fax: 312-996-4019
Email: oon@uic.edu
Email: dschwarz@uic.edu


Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
Neuroanesthesia Fellowship Program Director: Cyrus David Mintz, MD, PhD
Neuroanesthesia Division Chief: Allen Gottschalk, MD, PhD

Neurosurgical Anesthesia Fellowship
Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine
The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions
1800 Orleans Street
Baltimore, MD 21287

Telephone: 410-955-7461
Email: cmintz22@jhmi.edu


Fellowship in Neuroanesthesia
Harvard Medical School

Brigham & Women’s Hospital
Program Director: Gregory Crosby, MD

75 Francis Street
Boston, MA 02115

Telephone: 617-732-7330
Fax: 617-264-5244
Email: gcrosby2@partners.org

How far in advance are applications accepted? Flexible
Hours per week of neurosurgical anesthesia lectures offered – 2 Hours
How many days? 3 Days a Week
Is financial support provided? Sometimes

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Program Director: M. Dustin Boone, MD
Program Chair: Daniel S. Talmor, MD MPH

Neurosurgical Anesthesia Fellowship Program
One Deaconess Road
Boston MA 02215

Telephone: 617-754-2129
Fax: 617-754-2735
Email: mboone@bidmc.harvard.edu

We offer a one-year fellowship position in neuroanesthesia.


Fellowship in Neuroanesthesiology
University of Michigan Medical School

Program Director: Lauryn Rochlen, MD

1500 E. Medical Center Dr., SPC-5048
Ann Arbor, MI

Telephone: 734-936-4280
Email: rochlenl@med.umich.edu


Mayo Clinic (Rochester)
Program Director: Jeffrey Pasternak, MS, MD

200 First Street SW
Rochester, MN 55905

Telephone: 507-255-8731
Email: Pasternak.jeffrey@mayo.edu
Website: Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education


Washington University School of Medicine
Fellowship Director; Barnes Jewish Hospital: Umeshkumar Athiraman, MD

Washington University School of Medicine
Department of Anesthesiology
660 South Euclid Avenue
Campus Box 8054
St. Louis, MO 63110
Telephone: 314-362-2330 Office 314-747-1070 Fax

New York

Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Program Director: Irene Osborn

One Gustave Levy Place
Box 1010
Department of Anesthesiology
New York, NY 10029

Telephone: 212-241-9729
Email: irene.osborn@mssm.edu

Albert Einstein College of Medicine (Bronx, NY)
Chair: Ellise Delphin, MD, MPH
Fellowship Director: Sergey Pisklakov, MD

Department of Anesthesiology
Montefiore Medical Center
The University Hospital for Albert Einstein College of Medicine
111 East 210th Street, Bronx, NY 10467

Telephone: 917-847-1077
Pager: 646-391-4312
Email: spisklak@montefiore.org

New York Presbyterian (Columbia)
Program Director: Ansgar Brambrink, MD, PhD

622 West 168th Street, PH5-505
New York, NY 10032

Telephone: 212-305-3117
Email: ar3736@cumc.columbia.edu

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St. Luke’s Roosevelt Hospital Center
Program Director: Jon Lesser, MD

1000 10th Avenue
New York, NY 10019

Telephone: 212-523-6121
Email: lesserj@chpnet.org

New York Presbyterian (Cornell)
Program Director: Maria Bustillo, MD

525 East 68th Street
Room P3-309
New York, NY 10065

Telephone: 212-746-2931
Email: bustilo@med.cornell.edu

North Carolina

Duke University Medical Center
Program Director: M. Luke James, MD

Box 3094
Durham, NC 27710

Telephone: 919-681-4698
Email: michael.james@dm.duke.edu


Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Program Director: Rafi Avitsian MD

Cleveland Clinic
9500 Euclid Ave. E-31
Cleveland, OH 44195

Telephone: 216-444-9735
Fax: 216-444-9247
Email: avitsir@ccf.org

Ohio State University
Program Director: Sergio Bergese, MD

410th West 10 Avenue, Room N-416 Doan Hall
Columbus, OH 43210

Telephone: 614-293-8153
Email: sergio.bergese@osumc.edu


University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center

Jacqueline J. Smith M.D.

Associate Professor
Section Chief Clinical Affairs and Peri-operative Services
Section Chief Neurosurgical Anesthesiology Services
Program Director for Neuro-Anesthesiology Fellowship
Department of Anesthesiology

Adjunct Clinical Associate Professor
Department of Neurosurgery

750 N.E. 13th Street, Suite 200
Oklahoma Allergy Clinic Building
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73104

Telephone: 405-271-4351
Email: Jacqueline-Smith@ouhsc.edu


Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Program Director: Andrew Kofke, MD
Program Chair: Lee Fleisher, MD

Dept of Anesthesia and Critical Care
7 Dulles Bldg
3400 Spruce St
Philadelphia, PA 19104-4283

Telephone: 215-662-3774 – Director
Fax: 215-615-3898
Email: kofkea@uphs.upenn.edu

Telephone: 215-662-3738 – Chair
Email: fleisherl@uphs.upenn.edu

Thomas Jefferson University Health System Department of Anesthesia
Sidney Kimmel Medical College
Vicki and Jack Farber Institute for Neuroscience at Jefferson

900 Walnut Street, Suite 516
Philadelphia, PA 19107

Neurosurgical Fellowship Program Director: Victor Romo M.D.
Director, Division of Neurovascular and Stroke Anesthesia
Division of Neurosurgical Anesthesia

Associate Director
: David Wyler M.D.
Division of Neurosurgical Anesthesia and Neuro-critical Care

As one of the few free standing Neurosurgical Hospitals dedicated to the advancement Neurosurgery, Neurocritical Care, Neurology, Neuroradiology, Neuroanesthesia, Neuromonitoring and the Neurosciences, the Farber Institute for Neurosciences at Jefferson and Thomas Jefferson University Hospital offers an extensive and varied training opportunity.  Extensive experiences in acute ischemic strokes, neuroendovascular, cerebrovascular, tumor, spine, complex skull base procedures, awake craniotomies, functional neurosurgery, neuroradiology, neurocritical care and research makes it an excellent opportunity to excel in neurosurgical anesthesia.

Telephone: 215-955-6161
Email: victor.romo@jefferson.edu
Website: www.jefferson.edu/university/jmc/departments/anesthesiology/education/fellowships.html


University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston Department of Anesthesia
Neuroanesthesia Fellowship

Division Chief and Neuroanesthesia Fellowship Director: Lara Ferrario, MD

6431 Fannin Street, MSB 5.020
Houston, Texas 77030

Email: Lara.Ferrario@uth.tmc.edu
Website: Neuroanesthesia Fellowship

University of Texas Southwestern
Program Director: David L. McDonagh, MD

5323 Harry Hines Blvd.
Dallas, TX 75390-9068

Telephone: 214-648-7834
Email: david.mcdonagh@utsouthwestern.edu
Website: www.utswanesthesia.org/education-training/fellowships.html
Both 1-year Neuroanesthesia and 2-year combined Neurocritical Care/Neuroanesthesia Fellowships are offered.


University of Utah School of Medicine
Program Director: Clint Christensen
Program Chair: Mike K. Cahalan

Dept of Anesthesiology 3C444
30 North 1900 East
Salt Lake City, UT 84132

Telephone: 801-581-6393
Email: clint.christensen@hsc.utah.edu

Duration: 1 year
Requirements: Completion of accredited residency in anesthesiology
How far in advance for applications: 1 year
Starting Date: Flexible


University of Washington
Program Director: Deepak Sharma MBBS, MD, DM

325 9th Avenue
Seattle, WA 98104-2420

Telephone: 206-744-7241
Email: dsharma@u.washington.edu


Medical College of Wisconsin
Associate Professor, Dept. of Anesthesiology, Suneeta Gollapudy, MD
Director, Division of NeuroAnesthesia
Director, Division of PACU, FMLH

Froedter Mem. Lutheran Hospital
9200 W. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53226-3522

Telephone: 414-805-2715
Email: gsuneeta@mcw.edu

University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics
Department of Anesthesiology, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
Program Director: Deborah Rusy MD
Program Chair: Robert Pearce MD

Department of Anesthesiology B6/319
UW Hospital and Clinics
600 Highland Ave.
Madison, WI 53704

Telephone: 608-263-8100
Fax: 608-263-0575
Email: darusy@wisc.edu

Duration: 1-2 year
Requirements: Completed residency in anesthesiology
Starting Date: July or December


Winnipeg, Manitoba

University of Manitoba
Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
Neuroanesthesia Fellowship Director: Vincent Wourms, MD
Email: vpw130@mail.usask.ca
Telephone: 204-787-1125
Website: Fellowship – Neuro Anesthesia
Website: Anesthesia Fellowship Programs

London, Ontario

Western University / Schulich School of Medicine

Department of Anesthesia & Perioperative Medicine

Program Director: Ruediger Noppens, MD, PhD, FRCPC
Fellowship Program Administrator: Andrea Fragassi

London Health Sciences Centre – University Hospital, C3-108
339 Windermere Road
London, Ontario Canada N6A 5A5

Telephone: 519-685-8500 – ext. 33384
Fax: 519.663.2957
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Email: Andrea.Fragassi@lhsc.on.ca;
Email: Ruediger.Noppens@lhsc.on.ca
Website: www.anesthesialondon.ca


University of Toronto

Department of Anaesthesia, St. Michael’s Hospital, University of Toronto
Neuro-anaesthesia and Trauma Neuro ICU Fellowship

Program Co-ordinator: Dr. Andrea Rigamonti
Department Chair: Prof. Brian Kavanagh

Department of Anaesthesia
St. Michael’s Hospital, University of Toronto
30, Bond Street, Toronto, ON
M5B 1W8 Canada

Telephone: 416-864-6060 – ext. 3201
Fax: +1 (416) 864-6014
Email: rigamontia@smh.ca
Website: www.anesthesia.utoronto.ca/edu/fellowship/offered/smhneuro.htm

University of Toronto
Department of Anesthesia and Pain Medicine
Toronto Western Hospital
Department Chair: Dr. Brian Kavanagh
Director of Neuroanesthesia: Dr. Lashmi Venkatraghaven
Neuroanesthesia Fellowship Program Director: Lashmi Venkatraghaven

Department of Anesthesia
Toronto Western Hospital
399 Bathurst Street, MCL 2-405
Toronto, Ontario, M5T 2S8

Telephone: 416-603-5118
Fax: 416-603-6494
Email: Lashmi.Venkatraghavan@uhn.ca
Website: http://www.anesthesia.utoronto.ca/neuroanesthesia-twh

Vancouver, BC

Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Care Vancouver General Hospital
Program Directors: Dr. Pamela Lennox, Dr. John Dolman
Contact: Alana Flexman, MD, FRCPC

Telephone: 604-875-4304

Bogota, Colombia

Fundación Santa Fe de Bogotá
Program Director: Claudia Niño
Duration: 1 Year
Distribution of time: 1 month in Neuroanatomy, 1 month in Neurology, 1 month in Neurophysiology (Evoked Potentials), 1 month in Neuroradiology, 2 months in Pediatric Neuroanesthesia, 2 months in Neurological Intensive Care, 4 months in Neuroanesthesia Adults