TS Coordinators and Administrators


Thoracic Surgery Residency
Administrators and Coordinators Section (TS-RACS)


President: Penny Potvin, Duke University, (2018-2020)
President-Elect: Bridget Frommel, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center (2018-2020)
Secretary/Treasurer: Mitzi Clendening, University of Southern California (2018-2020)
Councilor-at-Large: Shannon Petsch, Allegheny General Hospital (2017-2020)
Councilor-at-Large: Sasha Smith, Brigham and Women’s Hospital (2018-2021)
Executive Director: Beth Winer

Click here to join the TS-RACS Google Group (contact Penny Potvin for log in credentials).

2019 TS-RACS Annual Meeting
Meeting Agenda
Session 1: Saturday, January 26, 2019, 8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. (includes continental breakfast and lunch)
Session 2: Sunday, January 27, 2019, 8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. (includes continental breakfast)
Marriott Marquis San Diego Marina, Presidio 1-2
San Diego, CA

Click here to download a registration form. Please send your completed registration form to TS-RACS President Penny Potvin via email at penny.potvin@duke.edu.

We hope you can join us at this year’s TS-RACS Annual Meeting. We encourage each of you to ask your Program Director for his/her support to attend this meeting. TSDA has agreed to cover TS-RACS meeting expenses, so there is no registration fee.

*The deadline for the STS 55th Annual Meeting hotel reservations has passed and the room block at the Marriott Marquis San Diego Marina is closed.  However, STS has partnered with a third-party travel company to assist with new reservations. You can check availability online.

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