Focus on Thoracic Surgery: Mastering Surgical Innovation

Resident Poster Competition

Current residents will have the opportunity to present a scientific poster at the upcoming AATS Focus at Thoracic Surgery: Mastering Surgical Innovation meeting.

To be eligible for the program, participants must submit their abstract electronically to Charlotte LeTourneau at cletourneau@aats.org. Abstracts and posters may contain material that has been previously presented. Abstracts must be submitted by 11:59 PM EST Friday, September 1, 2017. Abstracts will be reviewed and selected by the AATS Focus on Thoracic Surgery program committee and successful applicants will be notified Friday, September 8, 2017. 

The competition will be held during the AATS Focus on Thoracic Surgery: Mastering Surgical Innovation Welcome Reception in the Exhibit Hall on Friday, October 27, 2017 from 5:00 to 7:00 pm with all successful applicants in attendance. The winner will be announced the morning of Saturday, October 28, 2017 and will be highlighted in the AATS Thoracic Surgery News.