Contact Information

STS National Database Contacts

Click here for a complete list of your STS and Duke Clinical Research Institute (DCRI) Data Submission Coordinators (DSC) for the STS National Database.  

Your DSC is a valuable resource to the STS National Database. 
Each DSC will assist you to:

  • Answer questions pertaining to the harvest timelines;
  • Monitor data specification questions;
  • Resolve data transmission problems;
  • Clarify data quality report concerns;
  • Verify receipt of data submissions;
  • Interpret national report matters; and
  • Update your contact information.


The DSCs for the Adult Cardiac Surgery Database are Carol Elliott, and Haywood Allen. Carol Elliott will also assist Leigh Ann Jones as a Backup DSC in the General Thoracic Surgery Database and Congenital Heart Surgery Database.

All DSC contact information is on the map. 

Please take a moment to print and review the US map to familiarize yourself with the DSC for your state.

Map and Contact Information - Duke Clinical Research Institute (DCRI) Data Submission Coordinators (DSC)
DSC State Assignment List

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