American Journal of Transplantation

The American Journal of Transplantation (AJT) is the official journal of the ASTS and AST and provides high quality content on a wide range of transplant related topics.

Academic Universe

The ASTS Academic Universe houses the National Transplant Surgery Curriculum and activities for Continuing Medical Education.


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!

In Memoriam: Oscar Salvatierra, Jr., MD

Mar 20, 2019

The American Society of Transplant Surgeons (ASTS) is deeply saddened by the passing of Oscar Salvatierra, Jr., MD, on March 16, 2019. He was 83.

Events & Education

Featured Event:

2019 American Transplant Congress

June 1–5, 2019
2019 American Transplant Congress 
Hynes Convention Center

Boston, MA

Join over 4,000 of your fellow professionals in Boston for the must-attend event for professionals involved in transplantation. ATC presents cutting-edge science that covers all organ types and offers insight into the future of the field and patient care. At ATC, the science of tomorrow starts today.

Featured Education:

  • 01
    2019 American Transplant Congress


  • 26
    2019 Co-located LDN and Comprehensive DCD Workshops


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



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.