Meeting Benefactors

2019 Meeting Benefactors

STS 55th Annual Meeting, January 2019

  • Abbott -- $50,000
  • Medtronic -- $50,000
  • Olympus -- $20,000
  • Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices Companies -- $15,000
  • Bard Davol -- $10,000
  • Boston Scientific -- $10,000

Workshop on Robotic Cardiac Surgery, March 2019

  • Intuitive Surgical -- $25,000
  • Edwards Lifesciences -- $7,500

STS TEVAR Symposium, April 2019

  • Gore & Associates-- $25,000
  • Medtronic -- $20,000
  • Cook Medical -- $10,000
  • Siemens Healthcare USA -- $5,000
  • CryoLife -- $3,275

Workshop on Robotic Thoracic Surgery, May 2019

  • Intuitive Surgical -- $25,000
  • Ethicon -- $10,0000
2018 Meeting Benefactors

STS 54th Annual Meeting, January 2018

  • Abbott -- $50,000
  • Medtronic -- $50,000
  • Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices Companies -- $15,000
  • Boston Scientific -- $10,000
  • Getinge -- $10,000
  • St. Jude Medical -- $10,000
  • Davol -- $5,000

    Symposium on Robotic Cardiac Surgery, March 2018

    • Edwards Lifesciences --$15,000
    • Intuitive Surgical -- $25,000

    Symposium on Robotic Thoracic Surgery, May 2018

    • Intuitive Surgical -- $25,000
    • Ethicon -- $10,000

    Cardiothoracic Surgery in the Future, October 2018

    • Baxter -- $7,500
    • LivaNova -- $10,000
    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

    Masters in Structural Heart and Valve Therapy: A Case-Based and Hands-On Symposium, December 2017

    • Medtronic -- $20,000
    • Abbott -- $10,000
    • Boston Scientific -- $10,000
    • St. Jude Medical -- $2,500
    • LivaNova-- $2,000
    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