2017 Vascular Annual Mtg May 31 to June 3 San Diego, CA


The 2017 Vascular Annual Meeting will feature expanded programming starting Wednesday, May 31. A variety of concurrent sessions on topics such as leading health system change, practice management tips and tricks for young surgeons, and double the number of joint society programs will occur throughout the meeting. Join CorMatrix at Booth #810 in the VAM 2017 exhibit hall. You’ll learn first-hand the latest and greatest devices, products and services available to vascular healthcare professionals. The plenary and exhibits will be June 1-3. The schedule-at-a glance and registration information can be found here or on the VAM 2017 website. We look forward to seeing you in sunny San Diego!


CATCH-UP 2017: 8th Annual Cardiac Assist Device Therapy Course April 21-22, New York City, NY

This premier two-day course will focus on the education, diagnosis and management of patients with advanced heart failure. Lectures will be given by internationally recognized experts who will address the current clinical practice, use of standard and emerging treatments, and evolution of the field. Join us for didactic sessions, case presentations, and interactive discussions which engender improvement in the management of patients with heart failure. It is designed for cardiologists, interventional cardiologists, cardiothoracic surgeons, internists, intensivists, cardiac nurses, physician assistants, physical therapists, and other medical professionals involved in the evaluation, diagnosis and/or management of patients with heart failure. Register here, visit the event website, or download the brochure.

Current Concepts in Vascular Therapies April 21-22, Virginia Beach VA

The symposium provides anyone with interest in the management of vascular problems with 2 days of information about new developments in clinical practice. Short, concise presentations covering a wide variety of topics including carotid disease, aortic pathologies, limb ischemia, and venous thromboembolism will be augmented by taped case presentations. Treatment algorithms will be clearly outlined for all of these problems. CorMatrix is pleased to support this event and will be available to speak with those interested in our regenerative ECM for vascular repairs.

We hope you are able to join us again at the Hilton Virginia Beach Oceanfront for the seventh annual symposium. Visit the conference website for program information or register here. The conference brochure is also available for download.

Coastal Cardiac & Vascular Conf. Feb 18 Cambridge, MD

coastalCorMatrix is pleased to support the Peninsula Regional Medical Center’s Guerrieri Heart & Vascular Institute 2017 Coastal Cardiac & Vascular Conference, to be held Saturday, February 18, 2017 at the Hyatt Regency Chesapeake Bay and Conference Center, Cambridge, Maryland. Now in its 21st year, the faculty presents a clinically oriented, multidisciplinary approach to the management of cardiac and vascular patients.

The conference seeks to identify and outline the safety and efficacy characteristics of the bioresorbable scaffolds relative to metallic-based coronary stents in percutaneous coronary revascularization.  Register here or visit the event site for more details.

Heart Rhythm Scientific Sessions May 10-13, 2017 Chicago, IL

hrs-2017More than 900 of the world’s most noted experts in cardiac rhythm management will serve as faculty for more than 250 educational sessions covering topic areas including pacing, defibrillation, clinical arrhythmia management, ablation, pharmacology, genetics, basic science, health policy, and many other topics. Together we will explore new possibilities, network with our peers, and immerse ourselves in this singular community of professionals dedicated to improving the care of patients with heart rhythm disorders. Registration and event information is available on the HRS website.  We look forward to seeing you in the Windy City!

AATS: Centennial Celebration April 29-May 3 Boston, MA

Join us in Boston as the American Association of Thoracic Surgeons celebrates its Centennial. Attendees will come together at this historic meeting to enjoy activities, events, view historical artifacts and memorabilia to commemorate the first 100 years of the AATS and the specialty of cardiothoracic surgery. There will be special presentations including “In the Words of the Presidents,” a commemorative text which contains personal reminisces from the recent past Presidents of the AATS.  In addition a Centennial Gala will be held at the famous Wang Theatre. Registration and housing information is available here and the preliminary program can be viewed here. We look forward to celebrating this milestone year with you!

Society of Thoracic Surgeons 53rd Annual Meeting January 21-25, 2017 Houston, TX

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Society of Thoracic Surgeons organises the STS Meeting every year to promote research and sharing of knowledge related to cardiothoracic surgery. The STS Meeting 2017 will provide a cutting edge platform to around 5,200 worldwide participants to access cutting edge educational and scientific content and discuss the latest advancements in the related field. The STS 2017, scheduled to be held at George R. Brown Convention Center in Houston, Texas, is the place for healthcare professionals to attend research workshops, expert sessions, state of the art keynote lectures, poster presentation sessions, scientific symposium, and much more to cover the new updates and advancements in the field of cardiothoracic surgery. Register here  and keep visiting the STS website for updated program information.

43rd Annual Veith Symposium November 15-19 New York City, NY








Now in its 43rd year, VEITHsymposium provides vascular surgeons, interventional radiologists, interventional cardiologists and other vascular specialists with a unique and exciting format to learn the most current information about what is new and important in the treatment of vascular disease. The 5-day event features rapid-fire presentations from world renowned vascular specialists with emphasis on the latest advances, changing concepts in diagnosis and management, pressing controversies and new techniques. Join CorMatrix as we explore the latest pharmacologic, radiologic, surgical and endovascular techniques and technologies.

Register here or visit the Veith website for more details including the conference program



The Congenital Heart Surgeons’ Society Annual Meeting Oct 23-24 Chicago, IL

chssThis meeting is one of the most unique events in the congenital cardiac surgical community. It represents an opportunity for industry and physicians involved in the field of congenital heart disease to network in an informal environment, allowing for more physician contact during the program and networking events. It is the single largest gathering of congenital heart surgeons in the United States. Join us as we support this meeting as well as the renowned guests and speakers who attend. Register here or visit the CHSS website for more details.

UNC/ISMICS Team Summit Aug 25-27, Chapel Hill, NC

UNC Summit

This Symposium  is for practicing cardiologists and cardiothoracic/vascular surgeons whose scope of practice includes or will include cardiothoracic/vascular surgery. Designed for experienced surgeons as well as those who are new to Arrhythmia and Lead Management, the Summit will provide tools for surgeons and cardiologists enabling them to collaborate in the care of patients with AFIB, implantable devices and leads. Register Here to join us as we discuss treatment plans and ways to work together to improve patient safety and ablation efficiency.