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Program Type: National Capital Consortium Anesthesiology Residency

Location: Bethesda, MD

Accredited: Yes, Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME)

Program Length:  3* or 4 years (*if 3 years - must have successfully completed PGY1) 

Required Pre-Requisite Training: Medical School Graduation, if prior completed internship, may start at PGY2 level

Categorical Year in Specialty Required: No

Total Approved Complement: 63

Approved per Year (if applicable): 

  • PGY1 = 12
  • PGY2-4 = 17

Dedicated research year offered: No

Medical Student Rotation availability: 4th year

Additional degree concurrent with training (e.g. MPH): No

Program Phone Number: 301-295-4455

Program Email:

Program Hours of Operation: Monday-Friday 7 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Program Description

The National Capital Consortium Anesthesia Residency is a tri-service anesthesia residency dedicated to the development of leaders in military and operational anesthesiology practice, education and research.  We prepare specialists and promote excellence in an operationally focused academic anesthesiology environment via optimized education and clinical care improvement with dedicated faculty development and mentorship, and innovative research and scholarship. We provide the nation with anesthesiology leaders dedicated to career service in the Department of Defense.

Mission, Vision and Aims

Curriculum and Schedules

Scholarly and Professional Development Opportunities

Participating Sites

Applicant Information, Rotation and Interview Opportunities

Teaching Opportunities

Faculty and Mentorship


Contact Us

Anesthesia Residency Program

Location: Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, America Building


8901 Rockville Pike
Bethesda, MD 20889

Hours of Operation:

7 a.m. to 4 p.m.

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