This page lists the courses and events that may be of interest to a surgeon performing thoracic surgery using the da Vinci® Surgical System. An Intuitive Surgical representative will be present at each course/event.


AATS International Thoracic Surgical Oncology Summit

10/12/2018 – 10/13/2018 New York, NY

Attendees will learn about novel approaches and how to employ them in their practices through a variety of interactive and informative presentations including peer-reviewed abstracts, dynamic debates, and expert video review.

Eastern Cardiothoracic Surgical Society Annual Meeting*

10/17/2018 – 10/20/2018 Clearwater Beach, FL

The three-day program is the 56th in a series of annual programs offering a view of current clinical topics in cardiovascular and thoracic surgery, including basic and clinical research.

*The information provided at these noted educational activities are for educational purposes only. For some, an unrestricted grant for these events has been provided by Intuitive Surgical and/or the event has been supported by Intuitive Surgical. The course content, statements or opinions expressed however, are those of the speakers and do not necessarily represent those of Intuitive Surgical. These events may discuss the use of the da Vinci Xi and Si Surgical Systems in off-label procedures. Intuitive Surgical does not promote or support off-label procedures. Please refer to the specific da Vinci Surgical System’s User Manual for a list of on-label procedures. Physicians can also review available clinical study information on use of robotic-assisted surgery in thoracic through the National Library of Medicine at

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