Program Contact Information

Continuing Education


A.J. Carpenter, MD, Ph.D, Residency Program Director

Welcome to our Cardiothoracic Surgery Education website. It’s an honor to lead a dedicated team of professionals committed to superb educational programs. Our web presence begins to showcase the excellence we have developed in Cardiothoracic Surgical Education as one of the earliest and most mature Integrated Thoracic Residency programs.  

We offer a full spectrum of adult cardiac and general thoracic surgery, congenital heart surgery, lung transplantation, open and endovascular aortic surgery and minimally invasive surgical techniques. Strongly dedicated to teaching the next generation of surgical experts, we are equally committed to outstanding patient care and best practices outcomes. Our mission is to be the best place in the world for your education. 

Please browse our site and contact any of us about your needs or to provide constructive insights.