STS Media Resources

Accredited media can request interviews with leading experts in cardiothoracic surgery by contacting STS media relations at media [at] sts [dot] org.

Cassie McNulty
Media Relations Manager
(312) 202-5865
cmcnulty [at] sts [dot] org


Natalie Boden
Director, Marketing & Communications
(312) 202-5819
nboden [at] sts [dot] org

Latest News Releases

Heart Valve Patients May Benefit from Managing Own Blood Thinners | PDF
November 10, 2015

Lung Cancer Surgery Can Be Beneficial for High-Risk Patients with Early Stage Disease | PDF
November 10, 2015

ACC/STS Response to NEJM Article on Bioprosthetic Aortic Valves PDF
October 22, 2015

Lung Cancer Screening Programs Do Not Increase Rates of Unnecessary Surgeries | PDF
October 1, 2015

Injection Drug Use Limits Benefits of Surgery for Treatment of Heart Lining Infection | PDF
September 1, 2015

Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement Is Safe, Effective for Very Elderly Patients | PDF
September 1, 2015

Statistical Model May Identify Patients Most Likely to Benefit from Surgery for Mesothelioma | PDF
September 1, 2015

Delay in Treatment, Missed Diagnostic Testing Found Among Lung Cancer Patients | PDF
July 30, 2015

New Clinical Practice Guidelines Address Temperature Management During Heart Surgery | PDF
July 30, 2015

Recognizing Reliable Clinical Data Is Vital as Public Reporting Increases | PDF
June 8, 2015

Hybrid Tissue-Engineered Valves May Expand Options for Heart Valve Surgery Patients | PDF
June 1, 2015

Earlier Surgical Intervention for Mitral Valve Disease Is Better for Most Patients | PDF
June 1, 2015

Multimodality Treatment for Metastatic Lung Cancer That Includes Surgery May Improve Survival Rates | PDF
June 1, 2015

Fresh Whole Blood Reduces Possible Complications in Pediatric Heart Surgery Patients | PDF
April 30, 2015

Peter K. Smith Appointed RUC Chair
April 17, 2015

Congress Passes Repeal of Flawed Sustainable Growth Rate Formula | PDF
April 15, 2015

Leading Cardiovascular Societies Release New Guidance on Use of Heart Pumps | PDF
April 7, 2015

Surgery Improves Survival in Diabetic Patients with Heart Disease | PDF
April 1, 2015

New Expert Consensus Statement Provides Recommendations to Guide Minimally Invasive Valve Treatments for Children and Adults | PDF
March 24, 2015

Frequency of Blood Tests in Heart Surgery Patients May Lead to Anemia, Transfusions | PDF
March 2, 2015

Heart Valve Repair Significantly Improves Emotional Wellbeing in Patients with Mitral Regurgitation | PDF
March 2, 2015

Heart Surgery Outcomes for Pediatric and Congenital Patients Now Online | PDF
February 25, 2015

Medicare Lung Cancer Screening Coverage A Victory for Patients | PDF
February 5, 2015

Re-Hospitalization Rates Following Aortic Valve Replacement Decline | PDF
January 29, 2015

The Annals of Thoracic Surgery Highlights Landmark Cardiothoracic Surgery Research | PDF
January 29, 2015

Irving L. Kron Earns Bakken Scientific Achievement Award | PDF
January 27, 2015

3D Printed Tissue Offers Viable Option for Tracheal Reconstruction | PDF
January 27, 2015

Unique Aortic Aneurysm Repair Shows Promise | PDF
January 27, 2015

Blood Transfusions During Heart Surgery Increase Risk of Pneumonia | PDF
January 27, 2015

Novel Simulation Model Improves Training Experience for Cardiothoracic Surgeons | PDF
January 27, 2015

Mark S. Allen Named President of The Society of Thoracic Surgeons | PDF
January 26, 2015

The Annals of Thoracic Surgery Names New Editor | PDF
January 26, 2015

STS Recognizes William A. Baumgartner for Leadership, Dedication to CT Surgery | PDF
January 26, 2015

STS Mourns Loss of Member Michael J. Davidson, MD
January 23, 2015

International Collaboration Sets Stage for Better Lung Cancer Surgery Outcomes | PDF
December 30, 2014


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