Industry Education

Industry-Sponsored Satellite Activities

Friday, January 25

Baylis Medical
Surgeons Hands-On Transseptal Course
2:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Hilton San Diego Gaslamp Quarter Hotel
401 K St

Saturday, January 26

Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices Companies
Hands-on Anastomosis Training with Simulators’
6:45 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Marriott Marquis San Diego Marina - Grand Ballroom 10
333 W Harbor Dr

Monday, January 28

CHF Solutions
Aquadex FlexFlow System – A Simple approach to Ultrafiltration in the Management of Fluid Overloaded Cardiac Surgery Patients
5:30 a.m.- 7:00 a.m.
Marriott Marquis San Diego Marina - Grand Ballroom 1
333 W Harbor Dr

DePuy Synthes
Advanced Topics in Rib Fixation
6:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Marriott Marquis San Diego Marina - Rancho Santa Fe 1 & 2
333 W Harbor Dr

HCA Healthcare
Cardiothoracic Surgery Mixer
6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Water Grill
615 J St

Valiant Navion Dinner: The Next Generation in TEVAR
6:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Marriott Marquis San Diego Marina, Grand Ballroom 10
333 W Harbor Dr

Zimmer Biomet CMF & Thoracic
Improving Outcomes and Reducing Complications in Cardiac Surgery
6:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Morton's The Steakhouse
285 J St


Learning Labs

Sunday, January 27

4:45 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
STS Jeopardy Championship

Monday, January 28

10:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
AngioDynamics: AngioVac in the Right Heart: A Physician’s Perspective

12:30 p.m.-1:00 p.m.
Philips: Early experience with cone beam CT guided endobronchial microwave ablation for inoperable lung cancer

3:30 p.m.-4:00 p.m.
Medtronic: It’s time to make a lateral move: Less-invasive HVAD implantation.

Tuesday, January 29

9:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.
Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices Companies: How will Emerging Technologies in Lung Intervention and Evidence Change Your Practice?

12:15 p.m.-12:45 p.m.
Philips: Same-day diagnosis and treatment with iVATS in the Hybrid OR


These industry-sponsored activities are held in conjunction with the STS Annual Meeting. They are not part of the official scientific program. Continuing Medical Education (CME) credit for these events are not offered by STS.