Fall 2022 Meeting Program

Please join us Wednesday November 2nd at The Water Club for The New York Society for Thoracic Surgery Annual Fall Meeting.

6:00 PM Cocktail Hour
7:00 PM Welcoming Remarks and Business Meeting
7:05 PM Speaker Introduction: Dr. Valavanur A. Subramanian:

Keynote Address: “There is no present time, therefore no future, without the presence of the past: reflections from the evolution of our specialty in New York City over the last Century”.

Dr. Subramanian will discuss the development and advancement of cardiac surgery in New York City, including innovations in mechanical circulatory support, membrane oxygenators, and minimally invasive/robotic cardiothoracic surgery.
8:00PM Resident Abstracts/video presentations:
1. Sameer Singh – Columbia University Medical Center
“Double homograft and bovine pericardial conduit repair of graft infection post David V valve-sparing aortic root replacement and zone 2 arch replacement”
2. Anne Michelle Montal – Montefiore Medical Center
“Innovative Method of Repairing Extensive Tracheoesophageal Fistula”
3. Kevin An – Weill Cornell Medical Center
“Bypass and ligation of right subclavian artery aneurysm in a patient with Marfan’s syndrome via re-operative partial upper median sternotomy”
4. Sophia Alexis – Mount Sinai Health System
“Anaortic All-Arterial Off-Pump Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting for All-Comers”
5. Camille Yongue – NYU Langone Medical Center
“Robotic Esophagectomy Using Preconditioned Gastric sleeve conduit”
8:50 PM Closing Remarks

Please join us; the evening will be enriched by your presence and participation.
Luigi Pirelli
President, NYSTS