Dual CCM/ACTA Application Information

In an effort streamline the application process you may simply complete the SF Match CCM or ACTA fellowship application. In order to assure your application is flagged appropriately for dual CCM/ACTA fellowship training, please email the program directors of both fellowships emmertd@wustl.edu and graetzt@wustl.edu and express your interest in this training pathway.

We work to coordinate a busy, but comprehensive interview day comprised of observing rounds in both the Cardiothoracic ICU and the Surgical ICU (the 2 core intensive care units), lunch with fellows from both fellowships, and interviews with a variety of faculty (including dual CCM/ACTA faculty) from diverse specialties relevant to dual fellowship training.

How to apply

We participate in the San Francisco Match's Central Application Service.

For the 3 letters of recommendation submitted with the SF Match application, at least one intensivist and one cardiothoraciothoracic anesthesiologist letter commenting on your interest in each fellowship or dual fellowship training.

For applicants currently in a residency training program (or graduated within the last five years), one of the three required letters of recommendation MUST be from your residency Program Director.

We also request these supplemental documents:

  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Copy of In-service training exam
  • Copy of Step 1, 2, 3 scores

Supplemental documents should be sent to:
Barb McKinney
Program Secretary
Anesthesiology Critical Care Fellowship
Washington University School of Medicine
Campus Box 8054
660 S. Euclid Ave.
St. Louis, MO 63110
Office: (314) 747-3581
Fax: (314) 747-1710