Cardiovascular Anesthesia and Critical Care (SMH)

St. Michael's Hospital

St. Michael's Hospital is a tertiary care cardiac centre with a case load of 1200 cardiopulmonary bypass surgeries per year, including valve and aortic surgery. We have a particular focus on a strong training experience in transesophageal echocardiography as well as TAVRs, with a goal of ~150/year. The fellowship is a one year program and is structured into four blocks consisting of three months each of:

  • Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit
  • Cardiac Anesthesia
  • Echocardiography training 
  • General anesthesia

Didactic programs are organized as weekly echo lectures. Research or other educational opportunities can be developed to meet individual objectives.

Applications and Enquiries 

If you are interested in applying for the Cardiovascular Anesthesia and Critical Care fellowship at St. Michael's Hospital for:

Applications are processed on a rolling basis.


Direct inquiries to:

Dr. Filipe Nadir Caparica Santos
Coordinator, Fellowship Program 
St. Michael's Hospital
30 Bond Street, 6F-501 Donnelly South
Toronto, ON Canada M5B 1W8