Paul T. Sergeant

Leuven, Belgium
Professor, M.D.
Gasthuisberg University Hospital, Cardiac Surgery Department


  • — Adult Cardiac Surgery.


  • — Annihilation of early risk and optimization of late result in CABG,
  • — Implementation of business concepts into medicine (process management, innovation and re-engineering),
  • — Implementation of business concepts in scientific organizations,
  • — Knowledge transfer (surgical training and re-training),
  • — Knowledge generation (databases, mathematical modeling, CABG, OPCAB).


  • — American Association for Thoracic Surgery,
  • — Asian Society for Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery,
  • — Cardiothoracic Surgery Network,
  • — European Association for Cardio-Thoracic Surgery,
  • — The Society of Thoracic Surgeons.

The lectures

  • — It can happen to you today or tomorrow!
  • — Can we teach qualify and quantify a good coronary anastomosis?


Can we eliminate the stroke in CABG?

Conversion in OPCAB, can it be avoided?