MSTCVS Mission Statement:

The mission of the Society, from the beginning, has been to promote the highest standards of practice among Michigan’s thoracic and cardiovascular surgeons, to ensure that patients receive the highest quality care, and to bring their members together annually to foster a cohesive group and single voice in order to face the changing socioeconomic issues of the times.

The MSTCVS annual meeting brings its mission to fruition by scheduling the finest of surgeon speakers, emphasizing a Quality Assurance initiative, presenting innovative products and services, and cultivating future thoracic and cardiovascular surgeons by sponsoring an annual Resident Surgeon Competition.

About the MSTCVS

The Michigan Society of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgeons (MSTCVS) was founded in 1965, originally as the Michigan Society of Thoracic Surgeons. The mission of the Society, from the beginning, has been to promote the highest standards of practice among Michigan’s thoracic and cardiovascular surgeons, to ensure that patients receive the highest quality care, and to bring their members together annually to foster a cohesive group and single voice in order to face the changing socioeconomic issues of the times. The MSTCVS annual meeting brings its mission to fruition by scheduling the finest of surgeon speakers, emphasizing a Quality Assurance initiative, presenting innovative products and services, and cultivating future thoracic and cardiovascular surgeons by sponsoring an annual Resident Surgeon Competition.

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Robert N. Jones, MD              Reza Dabir, MD                Shahrokh Mansoori, MD       Alonso Collar, MD                      Andrew Chang, MD
President                                    President-Elect                Secretary-Treasurer               Immediate Past President        Director
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Richard Downey, MD                 Steven Harrington, MD         Jamie Martin, MD           Charles Schwartz, MD                     Eric Hanson, MD
Director                                          Director                                         Director                                  Director                                             Director
                       Armenti, Frederick                            rprager                            SilbergleitAllen2_1
Shelly Lall, MD                                  Frederick R. Armenti, MD               Richard Prager, MD                                Allen Silbergleit, MD
Director                                              MSMS Committee on                        MSTCVS Quality Collaborative         Historian, MSMS Delegate
a                                                            Health Care Quality,                          Project Director
a                                                           Efficiency and Economics
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Cindy Wikstrom
Executive Director

 

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