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103rd Annual Meeting

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The AATS and AATS Foundation Opportunities

The AATS and AATS Foundation initiatives bring the community of cardiothoracic surgeons together and create bonds that last lifetimes.

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Leadership Academy

The AATS Leadership Academy provides participants with the administrative, interpersonal, and mentoring skills necessary to serve successfully as an academic cardiothoracic surgeon. The intensive, didactic, and interactive program gives up to 20 surgeons the opportunity to interact with well-known thoracic surgical leaders who might subsequently serve as personal mentors.

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Women in CT Leadership

The AATS Women in Cardiothoracic Leadership Taskforce provides a six-part webinar series focused on women in cardiothoracic leadership. Attendees will have the opportunity to learn from and engage with cardiothoracic female surgical experts and leaders in their field. The focus on interests and recruitment of young and talented women to cardiothoracic surgery (high school, undergraduate, medical school and residency) as well as topics focused for attending and senior surgeons.

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Featured Seminars Article

Well-being of Cardiothoracic Surgeons in the Time of COVID-19: A Survey by the Wellness Committee of the American Association for Thoracic Surgery

Cardiothoracic surgeons, similar to those in other specialties, reported high levels of work-related stress and burnout, exacerbated by the COVID-19 pandemic. By Ross M. Bremner, et al.

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AATS Journal Alerts

Sign up to receive featured in-press articles from JTCVS and the AATS Journals. Subscribers can select targeted collections for adult cardiac, congenital, or general thoracic specialties sent directly to their inboxes twice a month.

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TSRA - Primer Chapters

AATS is proud to support the Thoracic Surgery Residents Association (TSRA) and host the TSRA Primer Chapters. These chapters were written exclusively by TSRA Members. The Association will provide AATS endorsed companion content to compliment the TSRA Chapters as an ongoing effort in the AATS/TRSA collaboration.

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