-- Husam H. Balkhy, M.D., chairman of cardiothoracic surgery at The
Wisconsin Heart Hospital and clinical assistant professor of surgery at
the Medical College of Wisconsin. He is a well-known advocate of
minimally-invasive cardiac surgery and has the largest experience in
the United States with distal anastomotic devices in coronary artery
-- Robert S. Poston, M.D., chief of cardiac surgery at Boston Medical
Center. Previously, he was an associate professor of surgery at the
University of Maryland where he focused his activities in the field of
off-pump and minimally-invasive/robotic CABG. His research into
minimally-invasive CABG and the hybrid procedure was recognized in 2005
by the Daily Record magazine as an "Innovation of the Year."
-- Sudhir Srivastava, M.D., director of robotic and minimally-invasive
cardiac surgery at the University of Chicago Medical Center. He
pioneered both the da Vinci revascularization and port-only coronary
artery bypass surgical methods and has performed more of these
procedures than any other surgeon in the world.
The event will be webcast live on Thursday, June 12, at 5:15 p.m. Eastern Time. To access the live and subsequently archived webcast of the discussion, go to the Investor Relations section of Cardica's website at http://www.cardica.com. Please connect to the website at least 15 minutes prior to the webcast to allow for any necessary software downloads.
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