Editorial Board

​​​​​​​Editors

Ralph J. Damiano, Jr., MD 
Division of Cardiothoraic Surgery
Washington University School of Medicine
St. Louis, MO USA​


Managing Editor

Carol L. Blasberg

3108 Queeny Tower
Barnes-Jewish Hospital Plaza 
St. Louis, MO 63110
Telephone: 1-314-361-6084
blasbergc@wustl.edu



Associate Editors

Niv Ad, MD
Morgantown, WV USA 

A. Rüçhan Akar, MD
Ankara, Turkey

Tohru Asai, MD, PhD
Otsu, Shiga, Japan

Edward M. Bender, MD
Corvallis, OR USA

Piotr Suwalski, MD, PhD
 Warsaw, Poland

Donna E. Maziak, MD
Ottawa, ON Canada

Noedir A. G. Stolf, MD, PhD
Sao Paulo, Brazil

Grayson H. Wheatley, III, MD
Nashville, TN USA




Editorial Board

Husam H. Balkhy, MD
Chicago, IL USA

Gianluigi Bisleri, MD
Kingston, ON Canada

Nikolaos Bonaros, MD
Innsbruck, Austria​

Johannes O. Bonatti, MD
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Antonio M. Calafiore, MD
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Suchart Chaiyaroj, MD
Bangkok, Thailand

Gry Dahle, MD
Oslo, Norway

Robert W. Emery, Jr., MD
Tucson, AZ USA

Mattia Glauber, MD
Milano, Italy

Donald D. Glower, MD
Durham, NC USA

Paul F. Grundeman, MD, PhD
Utrecht, The Netherlands

Michael E. Halkos, MD
Atlanta, GA USA

Sari D. Holmes, PhD
Morgantown, WV USA ​

Steven Hunter, MD
Sheffield, United Kingdom

Marjan Jahangiri, MD
London, United Kingdom

Vivek S. Jawali, MD
Bangalore, India

Bob B. Kiaii, MD
London, ON Canada

Young Tae Kim, MD, PhD
Seoul, Korea

Eric J. Lehr, MD, PhD
Seattle, WA USA

Virginia R. Litle, MD
Boston, MA USA

Saqib Masroor, MD
Miami, FL USA​

Spencer J. Melby, MD
St. Louis, MO USA​​

















Simon C. Moten, MD

Melbourne, Australia

Calvin S. H. Ng, MD
Hong Kong, China

Tom C. Nguyen, MD
Houston, TX USA

Takashi Nitta, MD, PhD
Tokyo, Japan

Nirav C. Patel, MD
New York, NY USA

John R. Pepper, FRCS
London, United Kingdom

Hermann Reichenspurner, MD, PhD
Hamburg, Germany

Scott I. Reznik, MD
Dallas, TX USA

Harold G. Roberts, MD
Aventura, FL USA

Evelio Rodriguez, MD
Nashville, TN USA

Ricardo Sales dos Santos, MD
Sao Paulo, Brazil

Sahin Senay, MD
Istanbul, Turkey


John A. Spratt, MD
Charleston, SC USA

Vinod H. Thourani, MD
Washington, DC USA

Gregory D. Trachiotis, MD
Washington, DC USA

Go Watanabe, MD, PhD
Tokyo, Japan

Timo Weimar, MD
Stuttgart, Germany

Benny Weksler, MD
Memphis, TN USA

Gerhard Wimmer-Greinecker, MD, PhD
Bad Bevensen, Germany