Dr. Ali Azizzadeh (left) with first place poster award winner Dr. Hunter Ray (right) at the 43rd Annual SAVS Meeting

Congratulations to University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth), vascular surgery resident, Dr. Hunter Ray for being awarded first place at the Southern Association for Vascular Surgery 43rd Annual Meeting held in Boca Raton, Florida.  Dr. Ray presented on, Outcomes of Arch Debranching: An 18-Year Single Center Experience in collaboration with Drs. Paul G. Haddad, Harleen K. Sandhu, Charles C. Miller, III, Naveed U. Saqib, Ali Azizzadeh, Hazim J. Safi, Kristofer M. Charlton-Ouw with The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UT Health), McGovern Medical School.  Many of the Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery Faculty were in attendance.  You can read more about the meeting held earlier this January by visiting the SAVS website: http://meeting.savs.org/abstracts/2019-Program.cgi .