Industry Symposia

The following programs are offered by industry and held in conjunction with the STS 56th Annual Meeting. They are not developed or sponsored by STS.


6:30 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
State-of-the-Art Surgical and Transcatheter Treatment of Mitral and Tricuspid Valvular Diseases: Case-Based Discussions
Antoine’s Restaurant, 713 Saint Louis St.
Hosted by Abbott

6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Optimizing the Diagnosis and Treatment of Atrial Fibrillation
Arnaud’s Restaurant, 813 Bienville St.
Hosted by AtriCure and MediaSphere Medical

6:30 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Monarch Robotic-Assisted Bronchoscopy: A Thoracic Surgery Perspective
Hilton New Orleans Riverside, Canal Room, 2 Poydras St.
Hosted by Auris Health

6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
NEW PERSPECTIVES: Technology and Changing Perspective in Aortic Valve Replacement
Tommy’s Cuisine, 746 Tchoupitoulas St.
Hosted by CryoLife

6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Lifetime Management of Aortic Valve Disease: How Should Shared Care Decision Making Change in 2020? Cocktails and Conversation
The Chicory, 610 S. Peters St.
Hosted by Edwards Lifesciences

6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Medtronic Reception
King’s Room, Brennan’s, 417 Royal St.
Hosted by Medtronic

7:30 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Medtronic Dinner and Panel Discussion
Pelican Club Restaurant and Bar, 312 Exchange Pl.
Hosted by Medtronic

6:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
Expanding the Thoracic Surgeon’s Role in Managing Early Stage Lung Cancer through a Novel Diagnostic
Pier 424, 424 Bourbon St.
Hosted by OncoCyte

6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Enhancing Recovery and Reducing Complications in Cardiac Surgery
Arnaud’s Restaurant, 813 Bienville St.
Hosted by Zimmer Biomet

This list is accurate as of Jan. 25, 2020.