08.09.2019 | Bulgaria

S&T Bulgaria - Gold Partner at the 29th Congress of the World Society of Cardiac Surgeons and Thoracic Surgeons (WSCTS)

The World Congress brought together the elite of cardiac surgeons from September 6-8 in Sofia. The focus of the event was the latest in surgery and complex lung transplants

As an authorized distributor of PHILIPS Healthcare for Bulgaria, S&T participated with its exhibition booth as well as with a presentation in the scientific program of the forum. Lecture on " Early detection and minimally invasive treatment of Lung Cancer" was delivered by Lukasz Smolin, a Senior Application Specialist & Cardiology Champion at PHILIPS.

More prominent global experts in breast, vascular and cardiac surgery were lecturers on topics related to the development and introduction of innovative technologies in the fields of emergency coronary, thoracic, thoracoscopic and vascular surgery, neonatal cardiac surgery, challenges of breast and heart transplants.

The Organizing Committee of the Congress was chaired by Prof. Dr. Gencho Nachev, Executive Director of UMHBL St. Catherine, whose term as President of the World Association of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery will continue until the fall of 2020.