The Career of a Cardiovascular Surgeon<br />By Emily Luo<br />02/15/11<br />Reading-B<br />
Job Description<br />Diagnose illnesses.<br />Insert pacemakers.<br />Operate on heart valves. <br />Perform coronary arte...
Overview<br />Work in operating rooms at hospitals.<br />May work at universities.<br />Must work long hours and on call. ...
Education and Additional Training<br />4 years undergraduate school<br />4 years medical school<br />3 to 8 years of inter...
Salary<br />Beginning<br />Hourly-$58.57<br />Annually-$121,800<br />Average<br />Hourly-$80.00+<br />Annually-$166,400 +<...
Growth Potential and Job Outlook<br />Growth Potential- +22%<br />Outlook- Increasing<br />
Related Careers<br />Doctor of Optometry<br />Dentist<br />Chiropractor<br />Anesthesiologist<br />Oncologist<br />Geriatr...
Comparison Part 1<br />Job overview- diagnose illnesses, analyze patient’s medical history, direct and coordinate activiti...
Comparison Part 2<br />Education- 4 years undergraduate school, 4 years medical school, 3 to 8 years of internship and res...
Comparison Part 3<br />Career Outlook- increasing.<br />Facility- operating rooms in hospitals.<br />Related Careers-Anest...
Thought About Success<br />Whoever wants to meet a distant goal must take many small steps.<br />- Helmut Schmidt<br />
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Emily Luo Oral Presentation- Cardiovascular Surgeon

  1. 1. The Career of a Cardiovascular Surgeon<br />By Emily Luo<br />02/15/11<br />Reading-B<br />
  2. 2. Job Description<br />Diagnose illnesses.<br />Insert pacemakers.<br />Operate on heart valves. <br />Perform coronary artery bypasses.<br />
  3. 3. Overview<br />Work in operating rooms at hospitals.<br />May work at universities.<br />Must work long hours and on call. <br />Away from family most of the time. <br />
  4. 4. Education and Additional Training<br />4 years undergraduate school<br />4 years medical school<br />3 to 8 years of internship and residency<br />Pre-medical students must complete undergraduate work.<br />Medical schools offer combined undergraduate and medical school programs. <br />
  5. 5. Salary<br />Beginning<br />Hourly-$58.57<br />Annually-$121,800<br />Average<br />Hourly-$80.00+<br />Annually-$166,400 +<br />Potential <br />Hourly-$80.00+<br />Annually-$166,400+<br />
  6. 6. Growth Potential and Job Outlook<br />Growth Potential- +22%<br />Outlook- Increasing<br />
  7. 7. Related Careers<br />Doctor of Optometry<br />Dentist<br />Chiropractor<br />Anesthesiologist<br />Oncologist<br />Geriatrician<br />
  8. 8. Comparison Part 1<br />Job overview- diagnose illnesses, analyze patient’s medical history, direct and coordinate activities of people in the hospital. <br />Job overview- head of company, makes all the final decisions, directs overall operations of the business, formulate policies.<br />Cardiovascular Surgeon <br />CEO<br />
  9. 9. Comparison Part 2<br />Education- 4 years undergraduate school, 4 years medical school, 3 to 8 years of internship and residency.<br />Salary- average: $181,850<br />Growth Potential- 22%<br />Education- Bachelor’s degree or high in liberal arts or business administration, study accounting and marketing.<br />Salary- average: $107,970 (though some top executives can earn up to millions of dollars)<br />Growth Potential-1.38%<br />Cardiovascular Surgeon<br />CEO<br />
  10. 10. Comparison Part 3<br />Career Outlook- increasing.<br />Facility- operating rooms in hospitals.<br />Related Careers-Anesthesiologist, Oncologist, Geriatrician.<br />Career Outlook- Little to no change/stable.<br />Facility- spacious office.<br />Related Careers- Chief information officers, Franchise owners, Office administrators.<br />Cardiovascular Surgeon <br />CEO<br />
  11. 11. Thought About Success<br />Whoever wants to meet a distant goal must take many small steps.<br />- Helmut Schmidt<br />

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