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The Society's primary mechanism for influencing the policymaking process is STS-PAC. STS-PAC contributions help to ensure that cardiothoracic surgery has a strong voice in Washington and across the country. STS-PAC is the only political action committee that exclusively represents cardiothoracic surgery.

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In 2018, we announced a new initiative aimed at encouraging greater member participation and engagement in advocacy for our specialty—recognizing STS-PAC contributions by giving levels. Contributions made during the 2020 calendar year will be recognized in 2021 and will include publication on the STS-PAC webpage, in the STS Booth at the STS Annual Meeting, and in an issue of STS News.

STS-PAC Giving Levels
Platinum: $2,500 — $5,000
Gold: $1,000 — $2,499
Silver: $250 — $999
Bronze: $1 — $249

Pre-Candidates and Candidate STS Members are recognized with an asterisk(*) next to his or her name. We’d like to thank all of our 2020 STS-PAC Contributors below:

Platinum
Vinay BadhwarJoseph E. BavariaEdward P. ChenJoseph C. Cleveland Jr.Anthony P. FurnaryMark A. GrohRob Headrick MDDawn S. HuiKaren M. KimThomas E. MacGillivrayKeith S. NaunheimRaymond L. SingerJames S. TweddellJohn L. Waciuma
Gold
Kevin D. AccolaMichael A. AckerCarl Lewis BackerBruce Allen BollenScott M. BradleyAnthony D. CaffarelliJohn H. CalhoonAndrea J. CarpenterAlfred S. CasaleJohn V. ConteRichard S. D'AgostinoJonathan Charles DanielJoseph A. DearaniPaul DiGiorgiKim F. DuncanAnthony L. EstreraGregory P. FontanaJohn A. GalatArnar GeirssonEnrique GongoraFrederick L. GroverWalter H. HalloranJohn R. Handy JrDavid A. HeimansohnSteven C. HendricksonKenneth HerskowitzJohn J. Kelemen IIIKenneth A. KeslerSandeep Jitendra KhandharRichard LeeLucian LozonschiJesse L MaddenMichael L. MaggartRobert J. MarchJames R. MartinDouglas J. MathisenThomas L. MatthewMichael C. MauneyJohn E. Mayer Jr.Robert J. McKennaRita C. MilewskiDaniel L. MillerKevin B. MillerMichael G. MorontDerek D. MuehrckeCesar NahasTom C. NguyenPatroklos S. PappasBernard J. ParkG. Alexander PattersonRonald L. PohlThomas R. PollardRichard L. PragerJerry W. PrattJohn D. PuskasXingyi QueJennifer C. RomanoMatthew A. RomanoMark E. SandJames R. ScharffThomas A. SchwannEsfandiar ShafiiAlan M. Speirjames D. St LouisCynthia N. SteimleWilson Y. SzetoVictor E. Tedesco IVVinod H. ThouraniBruce ToporoffRobert F. TranbaughEric VallieresT. Benton Benton Washburn Jr.Elaine C. WeissTom C. WozniakJames L. Zellner
Silver
Ghulam AbbasAhmad Reza AbrishamchianUmraan AhmadMark S. AllenShahriyour AndazPavan AtluriErle H. Austin IIIFaisal G BakaeenJoseph W. BakerReginald C. BaptisteWilliam A. BaumgartnerThomas M. BeaverSteven BibevskiOliver A.R. BinnsThomas J. BirdasShanda H. BlackmonMichael E. BowdishPreben BrandenhoffWilliam BrinkmanLewis W. BrittonFoster Curtis Bryan IIWilliam Burfeind JrLamar J. BushnellMichael D. ButlerJohn B. CasterlineAndrew C. ChangSubhasis ChatterjeeE. J. ChauvinAaron M. ChengGary W. ChmielewskiRobbin G. CohenYolonda L. ColsonHannah Copeland MDDavid A. D'AlessandroJonathan D'CunhaRobert J. DabalElizabeth A. DavidJames Edward Davies Jr.George P. DavliakosHakob G. DavtyanMalcolm M. DeCampG. Michael DeebAlphonse DeLucia IIITodd L. DemmyWilliam P. DeschnerBrendan Patrick DewanJ. Michael DiMaioRobert D. DowlingAaron W. EckhauserJames R. EdgertonL. Henry Edmunds JrMelanie A. EdwardsCherie P. ErkmenMatthew A. FacktorFelix G. FernandezMichael Sol FirstenbergCharles D. Fraser Jr.Richard K. FreemanDavid A. FullertonVanessa R. GibsonScott M. GoldmanDavid Tyler GreenfieldGary GrosnerKendra J. GrubbMark David GuadagnoliJulian GuitronT. Sloane GuyRobert A. GuytonJames D. HallJonathan A. Hammond JrRobert A. HanflandJohn L. HarlanLacy E. Harville IIIJeremiah A. HayangaMeghana Ram Kunkala Helder*Luis J. HerreraJeremy L. HerrmannRobert S.D. HigginsSteven J. HoffAnthony A. HoldenWilliam L. HolmanRobert L. Hooker JrJohn A. HowingtonCharles B. HuddlestonJeffrey P. JacobsHarsh JainMark R. JajkowskiDawn E. JaroszewskiArminder Singh JassarScott D. Johnson MD*Robert E. Jones MDTsuyoshi KanekoKushagra KatariyaWilliam Brent KeelingRosemary F. KellyMichael S. KentJunaid H. KhanMin P. KimAndy Christopher KiserWilliam KitchensPaul KohLeslie J. KohmanJaromir KohoutRobert Scott KramerPaul A. KurlanskyRudy P. LacknerKiran H LagisettyStephen J. LaheyRaj B. LalJohn J. LambertiMichael LanutiScott A. LeMaireBradley G. LeshnowerSidney LevitskyClaudio A. B. LimaVirginia R. LitleJames J. LivesayStewart McLendon Long IIIJohn W MacArthur JrMichael P. MacrisMitchell J. MageeJohn G. MarkleyNathaniel R. McElhaneyJeremy R McGarvey MDGeorge J. McGovern Jr.Robert Ezra MerrittHelenMari Louise Merritt-GenoreScott MillikanAlykhan S. NagjiRobert G. NetzleyJeffrey H. NewmanDuc Q NguyenFrancis C. Nichols IIITodd E NixonJames E. O'Brien Jr.James P. O'RourkeJohn C. OfenlochMark B. OrringerFrancis D. PaganiJay D. PalGeorge Joseph Palmer IIIGaetano PaoneAnastasios C. PolimenakosEric R. PresserOurania A. PreventzaDavid G. RabkinMahesh K. RamchandaniV. Seenu ReddyRishindra M. ReddyMatthew ReinersmanTodd K. RosengartJoseph F. Sabik IIIEdward Y. Sako MD, PhDEdward B. SavageCarsten SchroederSteven M. SchwartzWilliam F SewardDavid M. ShahianKuppe G. ShankarRichard J. SheminChristian ShultsIva A. SmolensJoshua R SonnettSandra L. StarnesJohn M. StulakThoralf M. SundtAmod P. TendulkarMathew ThomasJess L. Thompson IIIAndy C. TsenAra A. VaporciyanThomas K. VargheseSalim M. WaljiJason Morgan WallenGarrett L. WalshDustin Matthew WaltersAlison F. Ward*Robert J. WelshRichard I. WhyteDouglas E. WoodDavid W. WormuthRobert A WynbrandtBo Yang
Bronze
Usman Ahmad MDAhmed M Ali*Mara B. AntonoffArman ArghamiConstantine L. AthanasuleasLeah M. BackhusCraig J. BakerSusan BeckerNick R BeekMark Berry MDAmit BhargavaDavid Blitzer*Jordan P Bloom*Natalie BodenLinda J BogarAlexander A Brescia*Lisa M. BrownPaul Sherman Brown JrKeith BuraEdward Y. ChanAndrei ChurylaMelissa ClarkGeorge Michael ComasScott CookDavid Tom CookeJoseph S. CoselliThomas A. D'AmicoMalini P Daniel*Uday K. DasikaBenjamin C. Degner MDJohn R. Dein MDAdam DotyMercedes K.C. DullumTrevor Ashton Ellison*Daniel T. EngelmanDaniel H Enter*Loretta ErhunmwunseeJames I. FannFarhood FarjahRobert M. GasiorErin A. GillaspieAndrew B. Goldstone*Ramayya U. GowdaMateo V. GuanzonEmily C. GuderianKelly Calvert GustafsonJonathan W. HaftMichael E. HalkosMichael D. HarostockBeverly A. HarostockRobert D. D.B. JaquissJeffery JohnsonLouis T. KandaLauren C. KaneMark R. KatlicJohn M. KessingerOnkar V. KhullarAhmet KilicHurley W. KnottNicholas T. KouchoukosBenjamin David KozowerJules LinPhilip A. LindenKevin W. LobdellVassyl A. LonchynaClauden Louis*Natalie S. LuiJulie MabeusMichael Alexandros Magarakis*Ian MakeyS. Christopher MalaisrieAubyn MarathCurtis C. MarderDaniel MarelliG. Robert MasonFenton H. McCarthyKelly McConeDonna McDonaldWalter H. MerrillShari Lynn MeyersonJeffrey C. MillikenBrian A Mitzman*Christopher R. MorseKeith D. MortmanNabil A. MunfakhAshok MuralidaranMeena NathanJames H NeelJennifer S. NelsonJose J. NorbertoNorman A. OdyniecJ. Edward Okies (RET)Trevelyan E. PalmerHao Pan MDSara Jane PereiraYaron PerryMatthew D Pichert*Mark D. PlunkettJoe B. Putnam Jr.Daniel Philip RaymondJohn RheeKaren M. RiegerEvan P Rotar*Richard G. RouseGrahame W. RushChristopher Ryan*John D. SadoffChristopher T. SalernoSanjay A. SamyAmir A Sarkeshik*William F. Sasser JrPaul H. SchipperRobert F. SchneiderLarry W. SchornFrank W. SellkeAsad A. ShahJay G. ShakeK. Robert ShenMichael P SiegenthalerSmita SihagSaket Singh*Howard SongPhilip J. Spencer*M. Denton StamMatthew Allen SteligaAvidan J SternRaymond J. Strobel*Francisco A TarrazziNeil J. ThomasNorman W. ThomsBetty C. TongReid W. TribbleElaine E. TsengJulio VasquezLuis D. Velazco DavilaHongphuc Vo*Walter C. Wakwe*Tyler J. Wallen*Kelly M. Wanamaker MD*Andrew David Wisneski*Seth Wolf*Maroun B Yammine*Sai S. YendamuriCourtney YoheSanford M. ZeiglerBrittany A Zwischenberger




Goal



Help Us Reach Our Fundraising Goal for 2020

$200,000
$83,500.00

Resources



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  • Go back to the STS Advocacy webpage and learn more about the latest and most important regulatory and legislative news and resources relevant to cardiothoracic surgery.

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