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Surgical Treatment for Arrhythmias and Rhythm Disorders

A Virtual Learning Experience
October 30-31, 2020


The AATS Surgical Treatment for Arrhythmias and Rhythm Disorders course is a two-day, virtual learning experience to support the exchange of information between electrophysiologists and surgeons.

The course will provide a comprehensive, unbiased review of the surgical treatment of cardiac arrhythmias and rhythm disorders. The course will cover basic underlying mechanisms, cardiac recording and mapping techniques, clinical electrophysiology, operative techniques including new technologies and hybrid approaches, cardiac monitoring, and appropriate follow-up. 

Program Directors

Ralph J. Damiano, Jr.
A. Marc Gillinov

Program Committee

Niv Ad
Vinay Badhwar
Manuel Castella
James L. Cox
Phillip S. Cuculich
Marc W. Gerdisch
Mark La Meir
Nassir F. Marrouche
Patrick M. McCarthy
Takashi Nitta
Richard Schuessler
Oussama Wazni
Zhe Zheng

Call for Abstracts

The Surgical Treatments for Arrhythmias and Rhythm Disorders abstract submission is an opportunity to present research during the meeting taking place virtually on October 30-31, 2020. Abstracts will be accepted as poster presentations.
Submission Deadline: Tuesday, September 8, 2020 at 11:59PM Eastern Time. 

Exhibition and Sponsorship

Exhibits and Sponsorships are a vital part of the Surgical Treatments for Arrhythmias and Rhythm Disorders course. We encourage you to view the Industry Prospectus to learn more about taking part in this incredible opportunity. For questions regarding exhibit and sponsor opportunities, please contact:
Melissa Binette
Director of Corporate and Industry Relations
978-252-2200 x 538