NYSTS Spring 2020 Dinner Meeting Postponed

Dear NYSTS members,
In light of the increasing travel restriction and social distancing policies in place at various hospitals due to coronavirus concerns, we have decided to postpone our May 14 NYSTS Spring Meeting to a future date. Thank you for your ongoing support and we will be in touch once we see more clarity on this situation.

Sincerely,
Gilbert Tang, MD, MSc, MBA, Andrew Kaufman, MD, Pey-Jen Yu, MD, Isaac George, MD, Luigi Pirelli, MD, Brian Mitzman, MD, Julissa Jurado, MD, Eugene Grossi, MD, & Frank Manetta, MD,

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SPRING DINNER 2020
Thursday, May 14, 2020 – POSTPONED
6:30-9:00PM
Smith & Wollensky Steakhouse, New York

POSTPONED Agenda:
6:30-7:15PM. Cocktail reception
7:15-7:30PM. Business meeting
7:30-8:00PM. Thoracic case presentation and panelist debate
Topic: ERAS in Thoracic Surgery: Fantasy or Reality?
Moderator:
Brian Mitzman, MD, NYU Langone Health
Panelists:
Andrew Kaufman, MD, Mount Sinai Medical Center
Joshua Sonett, MD, Columbia University Medical Center
Brendan Stiles, MD, Weill Cornell Medical Center
Michael Zervos, MD, NYU Langone Health

8:00-8:30PM. Cardiac case presentation and panelist debate
Topic: Acute Type A Aortic Dissection: should hemiarch replacement be the default option in the era of zone 0 and 1 TEVAR?
Moderator:
Steven Lansman, MD, Westchester Medical Center
Panelists:
Derek Brinster, MD, Northwell Health
Leonard Girardi, MD, Weill Cornell Medical Center
Rami Tadros, MD, Mount Sinai Medical Center
Hiroo Takayama, MD, Columbia University Medical Center

8:30-9:00PM. Cardiac case presentation and panel discussion
Topic: Should Left Atrial Appendage Ligation with and without Atrial Fibrillation in Cardiac Surgery be Routine?
Moderator:
David Adams, MD, Mount Sinai Medical Center
Panelists:
Michael Argenziano, MD, Columbia University Medical Center
Nirav Patel, MD, Lennox Hill Hospital
Joseph De Rose, MD, Montefiore Medical Center
Robert Tranbaugh, MD, Weill Cornell Medical Center
Elias Zias, MD, NYU Langone