Researchers Meet the Media

On Monday afternoon, the authors of three scientific abstracts will discuss their findings with various media outlets at the STS Press Conference. Scheduled for 12:30 p.m. in Room 204, the press conference will feature:

Discharge 3 Days Following Open Heart Surgery Is Safe
Speaker: S. Chris Malaisrie, MD, Northwestern Medicine in Chicago
Discussant: Daniel T. Engelman, MD, Baystate Medical Center in Springfield, MA 

Young Age Does Not Equal Low Risk for Patients Needing Aortic Valve Replacement
Speaker: Jennifer S. Nelson, MD, MS, Nemours Children’s Health System in Orlando, FL
Discussant: Robbin G. Cohen, MD, MMM, University of Southern California in Los Angeles

First-of-its-Kind Technology Lights Up Lung Cancer Cells, Helps Improve Patient Outcomes
Speaker: Inderpal S. Sarkaria, MD, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center in Pennsylvania
Discussant: Linda W. Martin, MD, MPH, University of Virginia in Charlottesville