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Dr. Yolonda L. Colson
Massachusetts General Hospital
103rd AATS President

At the forefront of Thoracic Surgery since 1917

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Leadership and Mentoring

Fostering the next generation of healthcare specialists for thoracic and cardiovascular patients.

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Science and Education

The AATS welcomes you to submit your abstracts to the Mechanical Support and Thoracic Transplantation Summit. The submission deadline is March 23, 2023 at 11:59PM ET.

2023 Mechanical Support and Thoracic Transplantation Summit

Call for Abstracts

June 9 - 10, 2023 at the Omni King Edward Hotel, Toronto, ON, Canada.

Abstract Submission Guidelines

Research and Innovation

The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery (JTCVS) publishes original, peer-reviewed articles on techniques and developments in acquired cardiac surgery, congenital cardiac repair, and general thoracic procedures.

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Ivor Lewis Robotic Assisted Minimally Invasive Esophagectomy (RAMIE): The University of Pittsburgh Techniqu

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AATS Foundation

Supporting cardiothoracic surgeons in research and education.

Fostering Careers, Developing Leaders. Since 1973, the AATS Foundation has supported cardiothoracic surgeons in research and education.

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