Association of
Physician Assistants
in Cardiovascular Surgery

The Physician Assistants in Cardiothoracic Surgery (PACTS) Foundation was created to financially support the education and professional development of PAs in cardiac, vascular and thoracic surgery with a focus on mentorship of future leaders in the specialty.

The PACTS Foundation is a 501c(3) non-profit organization. Please consider making a tax deductible contribution to support education within our specialty.

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Board of Directors
Genie Ball, PA-C, MSPA
President
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Ryan O’Gowan, PA-C, MBA, FAPACVS, FCCM
Vice President
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Kevin Niles, PA-C
Secretary
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JoAnn Montecalvo, PA-C, MPAS, FAPACVS
Member-at-Large
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APACVS & MAQUET Leadership Fellow Program
The Maquet Leadership Fellow Program is a twelve-month time commitment by all parties (fellow, APACVS, and Maquet) that would provide the fellow with exposure to leadership mentoring, professional organizational function, research direction, and political development to enhance the personal and professional abilities of the candidate as it relates to the medical specialty of the CVTPA profession. LEARN MORE