Frank Sellke, MD, FACS
Dr Sellke is the Karl Karlson and Gloria Karlson Professor and Chief of Cardiothoracic Surgery at Brown Medical School and the Director of the Lifespan Cardiovascular Institute. He serves as Associate Editor for the Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, and he is the Editor of Sabiston and Spencers' Surgery of the Chest. Dr. Sellke is the author of more than 470 peer-reviewed journal articles. He is the Past Chairman of the Council on Cardiovascular Surgery and Anesthesia of the American Heart Association and the Advisory Council on Cardiothoracic Surgery of the American College of Surgeons, past-Chairman of the AHA Committee on Scientific Sessions Program, and Chairman of the Data Safety Monitoring Committee of the NIH Cardiac Surgery Network.