Meeting Benefactors

2017 Meeting Benefactors

STS 53rd Annual Meeting, January 2017

  • Abbott -- $50,000
  • Medtronic -- $50,000
  • Bard Davol -- $15,000
  • Ethicon -- $15,000
  • St. Jude Medical -- $10,000
  • Zimmer Biomet Thoracic -- $10,000

STS/ELSO ECMO Management Symposium, March 2017

  • St. Jude Medical -- $3,500

STS Symposium on Robotic Mitral Valve Repair, March 2017

  • Edwards Lifesciences -- $10,000
  • Intuitive Surgical -- $25,000 

Cardiothoracic Surgery in the Future, October 2017

  • Baxter -- $5,000
2016 Meeting Benefactors

STS 52nd Annual Meeting Benefactors, January 2016

  • Medtronic -- $60,000
  • Abbott Vascular -- $50,000
  • Ethicon -- $15,000
  • HeartWare -- $10,000
  • Olympus -- $15,000
  • St. Jude Medical -- $10,000
  • Arthrex -- $2,500

STS/ELSO ECMO, March 2016

  • St. Jude Medical --$3,500

Cardiothoracic Surgery in the Future, October 2016

  • Acute Innovations -- $2,000

STS TEVAR Symposium, December 2016

  • Medtronic -- $25,000
  • Gore & Associates -- $25,000
  • Cook Medical -- $10,000
2015 Meeting Benefactors

STS 51st Annual Meeting Supporters, January 2015

  • Abbott Vascular -- $50,000
  • Medtronic -- $35,000
  • Olympus -- $25,000
  • Biomet Microfixation -- $10,000
  • HeartWare -- $10,000
  • Thoratec Corporation -- $10,000
  • St. Jude Medical -- $10,000
  • Ethicon -- $5,000
  • Davol -- $2,700

STS University In-Kind Donations, January 2015

  • Abbott Vascular
  • Abiomed
  • Bolton Medical
  • Boston Scientific
  • COOK Medical, Inc.
  • Covidien
  • Ethicon, Inc.
  • Edwards Lifesciences
  • FUJIFILM Medical Systems U.S.A., Inc.
  • GE Healthcare
  • HeartWare International, Inc.
  • Intuitive Surgical, Inc.
  • KARL STORZ Endoscopy-America, Inc.
  • KindHeart, Inc.
  • LSI Solutions
  • MAQUET, Inc.
  • Medtronic, Inc.
  • Olympus America, Inc.
  • On-X Life Technologies
  • Pentax
  • Scanlan International, Inc.
  • SonoSite, Inc.
  • SORIN GROUP
  • St. Jude Medical
  • superDimension
  • TeleFlex Medical
  • Thoratec Corporation
  • Vascutek Ltd, a Terumo Company
  • V. Mueller
  • W.L. Gore & Associates
  • Wexler Surgical

Masters in Innovative Structural Heart and Valve Surgery: A Case-Based and Hands-On Symposium, August 2015

  • Abbott Vascular -- $25,000
  • Medtronic -- $15,000
  • Boston Scientific -- $10,000
  • St. Jude Medical -- $5,000
2014 Meeting Benefactors

STS 50th Annual Meeting Supporters, January 2014

  • Abbott Vascular-- $50,000
  • Medtronic -- $35,000
  • Ethicon -- $25,000
  • St. Jude Medical, Inc. -- $25,000
  • Heartware -- $15,000
  • Biomet Microfixation -- $10,000

STS University In-Kind Donations, January 2014

  • Aspen Surgical
  • Atricure
  • Bolton Medical
  • Boston Scientific
  • COOK Medical, Inc.
  • Covidien
  • Edwards Lifesciences
  • Ethicon, Inc.
  • Ethicon-Endo Surgery, Inc.
  • Florida Hospital
  • GE Healthcare
  • HeartWare International, Inc.
  • Intuitive Surgical, Inc.
  • KARL STORZ Endoscopy-America, Inc.
  • KindHeart, Inc.
  • LSI Solutions
  • MAQUET Gmbh & Co.
  • Med Alliance US
  • Medtronic, Inc.
  • Mimic Technologies
  • Olympus America, Inc.
  • Phillips
  • Reach 3D Medical
  • Scanlan International
  • Sorin Group
  • Spectrum Medical
  • superDimension
  • SynCardia Systems, Inc.
  • Teleflex
  • Thoratec Corporation
  • Vascutek Ltd, a Terumo Company
  • W.L. Gore & Associates
  • Wexler Surgical

ECMO for Heart and Lung Support in Adults—From Basics to Master, May 2014

  • Thoratec Corporation -- $5,000
  • Medtronic -- $5,000

Cardiothoracic Surgery in the Future, October 2014

  • Acute Innovations -- $2,000

STS Advanced TEVAR Symposium, November 2014

  • Medtronic - $25,000
  • W.L. Gore & Associates - $25,000
  • Cook Medical - $20,000
2013 Meeting Benefactors

STS 49th Annual Meeting Sponsors, January 2013

  • Covidien -- $35,000
  • Medtronic -- $35,000
  • Ethicon Endo-Surgery -- $25,000
  • St. Jude Medical, Inc. -- $25,000
  • Abbott Vascular -- $10,000
  • Richard Wolf Medical Instruments Corp. -- $2,500

STS University In-Kind Donations, January 2013

  • Acute Innovations, LLC
  • Aspen Medical
  • Atrium
  • Biomed Simulation, Inc.
  • CAE Healthcare
  • COOK Medical, Inc.
  • Covidien
  • Edwards Lifesciences
  • Ethicon, Inc.
  • Ethicon-Endo Surgery, Inc.
  • GE Healthcare
  • HeartWare International, Inc.
  • Intuitive Surgical, Inc.
  • KARL STORZ Endoscopy-America, Inc.
  • KindHeart, Inc.
  • LSI Solutions
  • MAQUET Gmbh & Co.
  • MED Alliance Solutions, LLC
  • Medtronic, Inc.
  • MedXpert NA
  • Olympus America, Inc.
  • Phillips Healthcare
  • Scanlan International
  • Sonosite, Inc.
  • Sorin Group
  • Spectrum Medical
  • St. Jude Medical, Inc.
  • Synthes
  • Teleflex
  • Vascutek, a Terumo Company
  • Thoratec Corporation
  • V. Mueller
  • Veran Medical Technologies, Inc.
  • W.L. Gore & Associates
  • Wexler Surgical

Transcatheter Heart Valve Therapies Symposium Sponsorship, April 2013

  • Edwards Lifesciences, LLC -- $25,000
  • Medtronic -- $15,000
  • St. Jude Medical, Inc. -- $5,000

Mechanical Circulatory Support for Advanced Cardiopulmonary Disease Symposium, September 2013

  • Thoratec Corporation -- $15,000
2012 Meeting Benefactors

STS 48th Annual Meeting Sponsors, January 2012

  • Medtronic -- $35,000
  • Ethicon Endo-Surgery -- $25,000
  • Siemens Medical Solutions USA, Inc. -- $25,000
  • St. Jude Medical, Inc. -- $20,000
  • Thoratec Corporation -- $5,000

STS University In-Kind Donations, January 2012

  • Acute Innovations, LLC
  • Aspen Surgical
  • Cardiac Assist Inc.
  • Cook Medical Inc.
  • Covidien
  • Davol, Inc.
  • DeRoyal
  • Edwards Lifesciences LLC
  • Ethicon, Inc.
  • Ethicon-Endo Surgery, Inc.
  • HeartWare International, Inc.
  • Intuitive Surgical, Inc.
  • Jarvik Heart, Inc.
  • Karl Storz Endoscopy-America, Inc.
  • MAQUET Gmbh & Co,
  • Medtronic, Inc.
  • Med-USA Medical, Inc.
  • MicroMed Technology, Inc.
  • Olympus America, Inc.
  • Philips
  • Scanlan International, Inc.
  • Sorin Group
  • St. Jude Medical, Inc.
  • superDimension, Ltd.
  • SynCardia Systems, Inc.
  • Synovis, Inc.
  • Synthes Corp
  • Vascutek, a Terumo Company
  • Thoratec Corporation
  • V. Mueller
  • W.L. Gore & Associates
  • Wexler Surgical

Transcatheter Heart Valve Therapies Symposium Sponsorship, February 2012

  • Edwards Lifesciences, LLC -- $25,000
  • Medtronic -- $15,000
  • St. Jude Medical, Inc. -- $5,000

Ventricular Assist Device Symposium Sponsorship, September 2012

  • Terumo Heart, Inc. -- $10,000
  • Thoratec Corporation-- $5,000
  • Syncardia -- $1,500