• McGovern Medical School at the University of Texas Health Science Center in Houston

    United States, Houston, Texas
    Institution Information
    Hospital: McGovern Medical School at the University of Texas Health Science Center in Houston
    Address: 6431 Fannin MSB 4.284
    Houston, Texas 77030
    website: https://med.uth.edu/surgery/education/fellowship/#acute-care-surgery-surgical-critical-care-trauma-fellowship-programs
    Fellowship Information
    Compliance: AAST Approved ACS | ACGME Approved SCC
    Fellowship Type: Surgical Critical Care/ACS
    Number of Years: 2
    Number of Positions: 3
    Description: Surgical Critical Care/ACS Year One: Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. There are rotations in Trauma, Emergency General Surgery, HPB/transplant, Interventional Radiology and Cardiovascular. This includes experience in complex abdominal wall reconstruction, EMS/prehospital trauma systems, and research months. If needed or requested, additional vascular and thoracic experience is also available. Year Two: Traditional Critical Care. Within these 12 months, a fellow typically spends 4 to 6 months in the Shock-Trauma ICU and 1 month each in the Burn ICU, MICU, Advanced Airway with Anesthesia, Advanced Trauma/Critical Care Ultrasound and Mentored-Research months. Elective rotations include: additional Burn ICU, Pre-hospital/Trauma Systems, PICU, Transplant/Surgical ICU, and CVICU or CCU. Fellows will become proficient in IVC filters, bronchoscopy, endoscopy, percutaneous tracheostomy, transesophageal echocardiography for resuscitation, and other ICU procedures.
    Program Director Information
    Name: Bryan Cotton
    Address: 6431 Fannin MSB 4.284
    United States
    Houston, TX 77030
    Phone: 7135007217
    Email: bryan.a.cotton@uth.tmc.edu

    Published on: 06/19/2018
    Last Revised on: 07/22/2020

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