Organizer Profile
The Society of Thoracic Surgeons (STS)

The Society of Thoracic Surgeons (STS)

Chicago, Illinois, United States of America

Founded in 1964, The Society of Thoracic Surgeons is a not-for-profit organization representing more than 7,500 surgeons, researchers, and allied health care professionals worldwide who are dedicated to ensuring the best possible outcomes for surgeries of the heart, lungs, and esophagus, as well as other surgical procedures within the chest.

Advance cardiothoracic surgeons' delivery of the highest quality patient care through collaboration, education, research, and advocacy.

Improving the lives of patients with cardiothoracic diseases.

Core Values:
• Leadership
• Quality
• Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
• Professionalism
• Innovation
• Collaboration