Related Links

WTS Facebook Page

WTS LinkedIn Group

WTS Webinar: Tips & Best Practices for Using LinkedIn
Dr. Mara Anotnoff, WTS’s Website Editor/Social Media Director, lead a live webinar in June of 2013 to provide WTS Leadership with tips and best practices for using LinkedIn.

The National Coalition for Women with Heart Disease

CDC Information on Tobacco Use Health Risks

Association of Women Surgeons

ACCP Speaker’s Kit

STS Gender-Specific Guidelines for CABG

Former Senate Majority Leader Bill Frist (R-TN) Speech (June 2004)

Nina Starr Braunwald, MD: The First Woman Heart Surgeon
Authored by her husband, Eugene Braunwald, MD

The Society of Thoracic Surgeons

American Associaion for Thoracic Surgery

American College of Cardiology

American College of Cardiology – Women in Cardiology

American College of Chest Physicians

American College of Surgeons

American Heart Association

American Surgical Association

European Association for Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

Southern Thoracic Surgical Association

Western Thoracic Surgical Association

Thoracic Surgery Residents Association

The Annals of Thoracic Surgery Supplement: Women in Thoracic Surgery (2001)

Professional Satisfaction of Women Practicing Surgery: Results of a National Study, by A. End, M. Mittlboeck, H. Piza-Katzer, Arch Surg, Vol 139, 2004.

Experiences of Women in Cardiothoracic Surgery: A Gender Comparison, by C.M. Dresler, D.L. Padgett, S.E. Mackinnon, G.A. Patterson, Arch Surg 1996;131:1128-1134.

Women Advancing in Biomedical Careers, by V.W. Pinn, in The Annals of Thoracic Surgery, 2000; 71:S1-2.

Are you a cardiothoracic surgery resident? Visit the CTSNet Resident Section and the Thoracic Surgery Residents Association

View a list of women boarded by ABTS as of the year 2000.

Order ‘Women are Surgeons’, a free video for teaching purposes.