STS 54th Annual Meeting

Event dates
Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Registration and housing are now open for the STS 54th Annual Meeting. The preeminent educational event in cardiothoracic surgery will offer more interactivity and technology than ever before.

Sessions will address all aspects of adult cardiac, general thoracic, and congenital heart surgery, as well as critical care, diversity in the cardiothoracic surgery workforce, research and quality improvement, and much more.

Watch STS surgeon leaders Richard L. Prager, MD; Himanshu J. Patel, MD; David T. Cooke, MD; and James S. Tweddell, MD explain why you should attend the Annual Meeting.



Experient is the only approved Official Registration and Housing Provider for the STS Annual Meeting. Experient offers access to the STS room blocks with negotiated rates at hotels conveniently located near the Greater Fort Lauderdale/Broward County Convention Center.

Late-Breaking Abstracts

Late-breaking abstract submission is open now through Friday, December 8, 2017.

Accreditation Statement:
The Society of Thoracic Surgeons is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation Statement:
The Society of Thoracic Surgeons designates this live activity for a maximum of 26.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The Society of Thoracic Surgeons has been approved by the American Board of Cardiovascular Perfusion to award 31.7 Category I CEUs for this activity.