Highlights of The Program

The Anesthesiology Training Program at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital is a unique one. We are a comfortably sized (36 residents: PGY-1/CBY: 10, CA-1: 10, CA-2: 8, CA-3: 8) Categorical residency-training program with a surplus of teaching cases in three major teaching hospitals.

Daily Formal Teaching Conferences

  • Every weekday morning from 6:30-7:00 AM
  • Sessions conducted by faculty
  • Planned and scheduled well in advance

Attending Coverage

GUH – 1:2 attending to resident coverage during daytime hours.
GUH – 2 attending anesthesiologists in-house overnight and weekends
WHC – 3 attending anesthesiologists in-house overnight and weekends
CNMC- 1 attending anesthesiologist in-house overnight and weekends

Clinical Depth 

  • 2,000 open-heart procedures/year (WHC)
  • Adult liver, kidney, pancreas and pediatric liver and small bowel transplants (GUH)
  • Level 1 trauma center and acute burn unit (WHC)
  • 3,000 OB cases/year (GUH and WHC)
  • Acute, Chronic and Cancer Pain Center (GUH)
  • Basic and advanced pediatric cases (CNMC)
  • Large critical care unit with 24/7 attending coverage (GUH)
  • Active pediatric surgical service (GUH)
  • Robust CA-3 regional anesthesia rotations (GUH and WHC, as well as new CA-3 rotation at Hospital for Special Surgery in NYC)

Geographic Advantages

  • Located on historic Georgetown University campus
  • Washington is a unique and international city
  • Georgetown University Hospital is a part of MedStar Health, which is the Largest healthcare system in Baltimore/Washington DC

Resident Support

  • $3,000 for books, supplies, meetings.
  • Full Department sponsorship when presenting at national meetings (independent of $3,000 book fund money)
  • ASA, DCSA, IARS memberships, ACE program, AKT and In-Training exams funded by Department
  • Free parking
  • Competitive House Staff Salaries
  • Generous benefits package (health, dental, life, disability, etc).