Event dates
Jan 24–26, 2025
Los Angeles, CA
The premier annual event in cardiothoracic surgery, unveiling never-before-seen science, techniques, and technology, and creating a forum to build lasting connections with colleagues.

Save the date for the 61st STS Annual Meeting in Los Angeles, California, next year! 

The 2025 meeting has new days and dates – sessions will begin Friday morning and conclude Sunday. 

Add your name to the interest list to be among the first notified when abstract submissions open. 

Abstract Submissions

Submit your work for presentation consideration at the 61st STS Annual Meeting. Submissions of abstracts, "How I Do It" surgical videos, and session proposals are being accepted now. Session proposals are due June 20, while abstracts and surgical videos are due July 3. New this year! STS will host a half-day, pre-conference program specifically for advanced practice providers. APPs are encouraged to attend and submit abstracts, not only for this program but also for the Annual Meeting.

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CT Surgery Resident Showdown

The CT Surgery Resident Showdown will once again hold its final competition during the STS Annual Meeting. Team registration will begin in spring 2024. Learn more