Mission

We believe that exemplary physician anesthesiologists can be developed in a supportive, innovative, and inclusive professional community.

We enable resident physicians to realize their potential to become pioneering leaders in both clinical anesthesiology and society at large.

We provide trainees with a state-of-the-art medical practice, dedicated faculty and an educational environment designed to optimize learning and promote a balanced life.

Overview

For over twenty years we have maintained clinical and academic prominence in the training of outstanding clinicians seeking careers in either the academic or private sectors.

Advantages of receiving anesthesiology training at University of Utah Health include:

  • Universal success in board certification, fellowship attainment and employment.
  • Excellent case mix and numbers (approximately 500 cases/resident per year).
  • All clinical rotations within two miles of the University Hospital.
  • Internationally renowned subspecialty training in perioperative echocardiography and pain management.
  • Affordable housing readily available within a ten-minute drive from the hospital.
  • Access to responsive programs designed to optimize opportunities for success.
  • A collegial environment with an active social calendar.

The Department of Anesthesiology is approved by the American Board of Anesthesiology and accredited by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education for three years (CA1-CA3) of residency training.

We offer a total of forty-two residency positions, including 8 categorical positions each year:

All positions are matched to applicants through the National Resident Matching Program.

All affiliated hospitals are approved by CMS-approved accreditation agencies.

Letter From the Program Directors

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CONTACT US

Katie Snow
Email: Katija.Snow@hsc.utah.edu
School of Medicine
30 North 1900 East, Room 3C444
Salt Lake City Utah 84132