Fellowship directory

Physicians applying for a fellowship program in regional anesthesiology/acute pain medicine must be currently enrolled in, or have completed, an accredited anesthesiology residency program. Each individual program may have additional requirements such as medical licensing. The information published here has been supplied by the individual institutions. Please check back frequently for updates.

Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

The Department of Anesthesiology at Cedars-Sinai has a history of commitment to education, research and state-of-the-art clinical practice. The faculty represents a cross section of graduates of the nation’s elite anesthesia programs. The volume, complexity, severity of illness and innovative approaches present a clinical challenge to the Regional Anesthesia and Acute Pain Management anesthesiologist. It is our hope that during the time with us, fellows grow in clinical ability and knowledge as well as develop their professional and interpersonal skills, in addition to attaining confidence to perform as an effective consultant in regional anesthesia and acute pain management. 

The Regional Anesthesia and Acute Pain Management Fellowship faculty will assist in making your educational experience memorable. It is our hope that you will have a most enjoyable and meaningful year of medicine. Education is a change in behavior based upon experiences. We want to engage you in all the experiences related to our subspecialty. 

The Regional Anesthesia and Acute Pain Management Fellowship is designed to assist the fellow in achieving a set of academic and clinical goals that, when mastered, will enable a successful career in the practice of regional anesthesia and acute pain management.

This program uses the common application. Submit the completed application directly to the individual Fellowship Program.

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  • Specialty:Acute Pain/Regional Anesthesia
  • Duration:12 months
  • Start Year:
  • Positions:6
  • Deadline: May 31st
  • Salary: $69, 010.68 +$10,000 housing stipend
  • Contact Person: Letty Diaz Program Administrator, Anesthesiology Academics
  • Email: leticia.diaz@cshs.org
  • Phone: (310) 423-1682
  • Facility:
  • Address:
  • Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
  • 8700 Beverly Blvd. #4209
  • Los Angeles
  • California 90048
  • Telephone: (310) 423-1682 / Fax: (310) 423-4119
  • Website: cedars-sinai.org
  • Director: Jonathan Hausman, Fellowship Director
  • Other affiliated faculty:
    • Tony Chiang, MD
      Regional Anesthesiology/Acute Pain Fellowship
      Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology

    • Daniel Chien, MD,
      Regional Anesthesiologist 
    • Joseph Chung, MD
      Regional Anesthesiology & Acute Pain Medicine Anesthesiologist

    • Shawn Coleman, MD
      Regional Anesthesiologist

    • Daren Filsinger, MD
      Pediatric Anesthesiologist
      Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology

    • Arnold Friedman, MD
      Interim Chair, Department of Anesthesiology
      Cardiothoracic Anesthesiologist, Perioperative Medicine
      Professor of Anesthesiology

    • Jonathan Hausman, MD
      Program Director, Regional Anesthesiology and Acute Pain Medicine Fellowship

    • Calvin Johnson, MD
      Professor, Anesthesiology UCLA
      Professor, Anesthesiology USC
      Obstetrics, Pediatric Anesthesiologist
    • Michael Kissen, MD
      Clinical Director Regional Anesthesia Division,
      Regional Anesthesia/Acute Pain Medicine Specialist

    • Gene Lee, MD
      Pain Medicine

    • Jessie Lo, MD
      Regional Anesthesia and Acute Pain

    • Charles Louy, MD
      Director, Acute Pain Medicine
      Adult/Pediatric Pain Specialist
      Professor of Anesthesiology

    • Brian Mendelson, MD
      Associate Program Director, Regional Anesthesiology and Acute Pain Medicine Fellowship
      Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology

    • Roy Mongkolpradit, MD
      Anesthesiologist
    • Gabriel Pollock, MD
      Assistant Program Director, Regional Anesthesiology and Acute Pain Medicine Fellowship

    • Howard Rosner, MD
      Program Director, Pain Medicine Fellowship
      Professor of Anesthesiology

    • David Sisco, MD
      Regional Anesthesiology & Acute Pain Medicine Anesthesiologist

    • Jun Tang, MD
      Regional Anesthesiologist
      Associate Professor of Anesthesiology

    • Mary A. Vijjeswarapu, MD
      Pain Specialist
      Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology

    • Roya Yumul, MD, PhD

      Professor of Anesthesiology, Vice Chair of Academic Research
      Chair of CCC, Regional Anesthesia/Acute Pain Fellowship
      Director of Simulation

    • Darab Zarrabi, MD
      Anesthesiologist, Regional/Acute Pain Specialist

  • Participating hospitals: