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Fellowship in Critical Care Anesthesia

Thank you for your interest in the Anesthesiology Critical Care Medicine Fellowship at UCSD. Our goal is to provide our trainees with outstanding clinical experience in the management of all types of critically ill patients, including cardiovascular, general surgical as well as Neuro surgical and medical patients.  We provide our  fellows with the opportunity to become proficient in both transthoracic and transesophageal echocardiography, and encourage obtaining certification in Advanced Perioperative Transesophageal Echocardiography.   

We hope that you will consider becoming part of our critical care team in “America’s Finest City!” Please don’t hesitate to reach out to learn more about our program.

Anushirvan Minokadeh, M.D.
Fellowship Program Director

ACCM fellows with US Surgeon General Dr. Jerome Adams

Current Fellows



Maya Filipovic, MD
John Buono, MD
Sohaib Mandoorah, MD
Xun  Zhong, MD
Matt Mueller, DO, MPHSarah Ellis, MD
Christie Mun, DO, MPH
Andrew Goodrich, DO, MS
Eric Tzeng, MD
Jessica Rodriguez, MD
Andrew Goodrich, DO, MS (2nd-year EM Fellow)


Candidates for admission to University of California, San Diego Anesthesiology Critical Care Fellowship must meet the following criteria:
Completion of an ACGME-accredited core Anesthesiology or Emergency Medicine Residency program.
Board certification (or eligibility) in Anesthesiology or Emergency Medicine by the ABA or ABEM.
Possess (or be eligible for) a California medical license.
For more information on our two year ABA-ABEM accredited fellowship, please click here

Application Process

The UCSD Anesthesiology Critical Care Medicine Fellowship Program participates in the SF Match's Central Application Service.  Information about this process can be found on

Application Period

The application period runs from November through April. If applying after March 30th, please contact the program directly.

ACCM Fellowship Contact Information

Ileana Ramirez
Anesthesiology Fellowship Coordinator
Phone: (858)246-1758
Fax: (858)246-2903