Publication Lounge

The Publication Lounge at the Houston Shock Symposium offers an easy and convenient way for clinicians, scientists, and researchers to learn and connect with editors and reviewers of key journals. Several key medical journals will be represented at the Publication Lounge this year.

Additionally, the Houston Shock Symposium is hosting a Q&A session on Saturday, April 15, 2023 from 5–6 pm moderated by Drs. Anju Bhardwaj and Maria Patarroyo with our esteemed panel:

  • Mark Slaughter, MD, Editor in Chief – ASAIO Journal
  • Jagat Narula, MD, Executive Editor of the JACC
  • Sandeep Nathan, MD, Editorial Board of JSCAI and Journal of Shock and Hemodynamics
  • Dirk Donker, MD, Specialty Topic Editor of Perfusion
  • Tarek Helmy, MD, Associate Editor – Catheterization & Cardiovascular Interventions
  • R. Michelle Sauer Gehring, PhD, ELS – Managing Editor of Journal of Shock and Hemodynamics, Managing Editor of LVAD Journal

No restrictions, additional registration, or special passes are needed for entrance. Please submit your questions to our panelists at