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.


Call for Applications: AJT Editor-in-Chief

Dec 21, 2018

The American Society of Transplantation and The American Society of Transplant Surgeons seek candidates for the position of Editor in Chief of the American Journal of Transplantation (AJT).

Volunteers Needed for UNOS Innovation Event at #ASTSwinter

Nov 26, 2018

This year, a team from UNOS IT will be onsite for the winter meeting to help reimagine the Imaging Capabilities and Candidate Search within DonorNetâ„¢.

Call for Candidates: ASTS Executive Director

Nov 21, 2018

The American Society of Transplant Surgeons (ASTS) seeks an Executive Director dedicated to advancing the art and science of transplant surgery.

2019 Member Dues Deadline Dec. 31, 2018

Nov 14, 2018

ASTS membership dues for 2019 are due on December 31, 2018. You can pay your invoice in the Member Portal (except for dual members, who received separate instructions).

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:

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    2019 American Transplant Congress



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.