CT Surgery Residents Prepare for Jeopardy Title

Cardiothoracic surgery residents from Europe and North America will face off Sunday evening in the ultimate cognitive challenge—the STS Cardiothoracic Surgery Jeopardy Championship.

Qualifying competitions were held at the European Association for Cardio-Thoracic Surgery Annual Meeting in October 2018 and the Southern Thoracic Surgical Association Annual Meeting in November 2018.

European winners Pedro Magro, MD and Paulo Oliveira, MD, from Hospital Santa Cruz in Lisbon, Portugal, will compete against North American winners Bartholomew Simon, MD and Amber Melvin, MD, from the University of Rochester in New York, on Sunday from 4:45 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. in the Exhibit Hall Learning Lab Theater.