Mentoring Fellows in Adult Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology for Academic Practice in the Contemporary Era—Perspectives From Mentors Around the United States

Jacques Neelankavil, Lee Goeddel, Sanjay Dwarakanath, Emily Methangkool, Jared W. Feinman, Reed Harvey, Kevin Hutton, Megan Kostibas, Ronak Shah, Jonathan Ho, Prakash A. Patel, Jonathan Howard-Quijano, Daniel Nyhan, John G. Augoustides

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This special article presents perspectives on the mentoring of fellows for academic practice in adult cardiothoracic anesthesiology. A comprehensive mentoring model should address the areas of clinical care, educational expertise and exposure to scholarly activity. The additional value of educational exposure to patient safety, quality improvement and critical care medicine in this model is also explored.

Original languageEnglish (US)
JournalJournal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 2019



  • academic practice
  • adult cardiothoracic anesthesiology
  • competencies
  • critical care
  • entrustable professional activities
  • fellows
  • mentor
  • milestones

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine

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