ASTS Addressing Concerns Regarding New CMS Interpretive Guidelines

May 23, 2019

ASTS is working to ensure that CMS is aware of transplant center concerns and the potential unintended consequences of the new guidelines.

The Academic Universe is back online!

May 21, 2019

We are pleased to announce that the Academic Universe is back online! The ASTS National Transplant Surgery Curriculum, surgical log, and CME/MOC activities are all now available for use.

Call for Programs for ATC 2020!

May 09, 2019

We are pleased to invite you to submit a program proposal for consideration for the ATC 2020 Meeting, May 30 - June 3, 2020 in Philadelphia, PA.

ASTS Events at ATC

Apr 04, 2019

Please join us for special ASTS events during the 2019 American Transplant Congress in Boston!

Events & Education

Featured Event:

2019 Co-located LDN and DCD Workshops

August 26 - 28, 2019 
Methodist Institute for Technology, Innovation, and Education (MITIE)

Houston, TX

ASTS is co-locating the Laparoscopic Donor Nephrectomy and Comprehensive Donation after Circulatory Death Workshops in 2019! Learners will be able to choose to attend just one hands-on workshop, or attend both at a reduced registration rate. Both workshops will be held at the Methodist Institute for Technology, Innovation, and Education (MITIE) in Houston, Texas from August 26–28, 2019.

Featured Education:

  • 26
    2019 Co-located LDN and Comprehensive DCD Workshops


  • 19
    2019 Co-Located Kidney and Liver Transplant Financial Bootcamps


  • 09
    ASTS 20th Annual State of the Art Winter Symposium



Chimera Newsletter

The Chimera is the official ASTS news magazine and was originally developed in 1989 to provide the membership with relevant news concerning the Society and the field of transplantation.


Research Grants

ASTS has a long history of supporting research efforts. The Society sponsors annual grants available to investigators at all stages of professional training and accomplishment.


Career Center

The American Society of Transplant Surgeons provides the transplant field's best resource for connecting transplant centers with top talent.


Patient Resources

The American Society of Transplant Surgeons supports patient education in transplantation through committee work, educational videos, and links to other respected organizations and their resources.