Erle H Austin has the following 2 SPECIALTIES
Patients' Choice Award (2016, 2017)
Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.
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In 1989 Dr. Austin was recruited to the University of Louisville to direct the program in congenital heart surgery at Norton Children’s Hospital. He has remained in that position and currently serves as professor and vice-chairman of the Department of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery at the University of Louisville. Dr. Austin has been an active member of the Society of Thoracic Surgeons and the American Association for Thoracic Surgery for which he served as chairman of its membership committee for successive tenures. He has also been an active participant in the Congenital Heart Surgeons’ Society, chairing multiple committees and serving as its President from 2010 to 2012. Dr. Austin has authored or coauthored over 150 journal articles, book chapters, and books, and currently sits on the editorial boards of the Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, the Journal of Cardiac Surgery, and the International Journal of Pediatrics, and serves as Co-Editor of Seminars in Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. He also serves as a consultant to the Circulatory System Devices Panel of the FDA.