Welcome to the Department of Anesthesiology Trauma Fellowship!

Our program is based in the Texas Medical Center, the largest medical center in the world, encompassing 700 acres with 42 institutions and 13 renowned hospitals employing over 60,000 people. Rotations include Emergency Department/Trauma (ATLS certification course included), Shock/Trauma ICU, trauma operating rooms—emergency general surgery, trauma orthopedics, burn, and neurotrauma at the  busiest Level I trauma center in the United States.

There are numerous elective opportunities including Burn ICU, Neuro ICU, regional anesthesia, echocardiography/ultrasound, trauma radiology, hyperbaric medicine, and pre-hospital rotations including Memorial Hermann Life Flight—one of the busiest air medical programs in the country.

We have a strong commitment to clinical and basic science research and require all of our fellows to participate in some form of research.  The world-renowned Center for Translational Injury Research at McGovern Medical School at UTHealth provides many research opportunities for future academic physicians. We have two, one-year clinical fellowship positions and offer a second critical care year to interested applicants. Combined multi-year programs with anesthesiology subspecialties can be arranged. Applications are considered on a rolling basis with start dates any time during the year.

Interested applicants should contact our Senior Residency/Fellowship Coordinator, Ms. Marshandra Cooper at 713-500-6113 or via email at Marshandra.Cooper@uth.tmc.edu.

Stephens-ChristopherChristopher T. Stephens, MD
Program Director, Trauma Anesthesiology Fellowship
Director, Trauma Anesthesiology Division
Associate Professor, Department of Anesthesiology