What's New


Submit a Proposal for STS/AATS Tech-Con 2018
Submit an abstract for Advances in Quality and Outcomes: A Data Managers Meeting

STS Annual Meeting Online 2017 - now available!

AATS/STS Position Statement on Developing Clinical Practice Documents
Clinical Practice Guidelines for the Surgical Treatment of Atrial Fibrillation

STS Participant User File Research Program


Lung Cancer Screening Adoption

How to Build Your Academic Career 

New Technologies in Mitral Valve Replacement 

Enhanced Recovery Pathways in Thoracic Surgery 

New STS Clinical Practice Guidelines on Atrial Fibrillation 

What's New In ECMO

Controversies and Outstanding Progress in Public Reporting

How to Reduce Costs in Your Practice


Read the Spring 2017 Issue of STS News

Heart Surgeons Actively Involved with TAVR Patients Every Step of the Way

Statin Timing and Dosage May Improve Heart Surgery Outcomes

Updated Appropriate Use Criteria Address Coronary Revascularization for Patients with Stable Ischemic Heart Disease

First-Ever Heart Valve Disease Awareness Day Puts Condition in National Spotlight

Heart Surgery Is Excellent Option for Elderly Patients with Aortic Stenosis

Lung Cancer Screening Programs in Communities Are Vital, But Challenges Exist

Parents of Children Born with Heart Defects Crave Disease Stats, Surgeon Info

Eric A. Rose Receives Bakken Scientific Achievement Award

Richard L. Prager Elected President of The Society of Thoracic Surgeons

David M. Shahian Honored for Groundbreaking Contributions to Cardiothoracic Surgery Quality Improvement

New Information Revealed on Infections Related to Heater-Cooler Devices

Upcoming Events

June 12-13, 2017
Washington, DC

September 21-22, 2017
Cartagena, Colombia

October 5-7, 2017
Washington, DC