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Periodically, ASTS committees or grantees need to conduct surveys of ASTS members and others in the transplant community for their work. This page is a reference for the surveys approved by the ASTS Council to be sent to members.

TACC Transplant Surgeon Practice-Readiness Survey

  • Open/close dates: Thursday, September 7, 2017 - Friday, October 6, 2017
  • Intended audience: ASTS surgeon members 
  • Junior faculty members (0 - 5 years out of fellowship training): click here to access survey
  • Senior faculty members (6+ years out of fellowship training): click here to access survey
  • The Fellowship Training Committee (FTC) and Transplant Accreditation & Certification Council (TACC) are interested in ASTS member’s thoughts on practice-readiness and phase-in of new transplant surgery fellow graduates. An effective and smooth transition is important for patient safety, success and retention of the new surgeon, and stability for mature practices

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ASTS Pediatric Transplantation Membership Survey

  • Open/close dates: Friday, April 7, 2017 -  Monday, July 31, 2017.
  • Intended audience: ASTS surgeon members 
  • Purpose of survey: To better understand the portion of the ASTS membership who are performing pediatric transplants, and the volumes per year at their centers.
  • To complete the survey, click here.
  • Your participation will help the ASTS Pediatric Task Force gain a better understanding of the ASTS members performing pediatric transplants, and influence future pediatric transplant related education at ASTS events.

ASTS Grants Recipient Survey

  • Open/close dates: Friday, March 10 – Wednesday, June 14, 2017
  • Intended audience: ASTS Research Grants recipients from 2003 – 2016
  • Purpose of survey: To help the ASTS Grants Review Committee understand how impactful ASTS grants are to our members’ careers.
  • Your participation will help the ASTS Grants Review Committee improve the ASTS Research Grants Program.

Johns Hopkins Transplant Center Quality Metrics Survey

  • Open/close dates: Thursday, March 9 - Monday, May 15, 2017(EXTENDED)
  • Intended audience: ASTS members in the U.S.
  • Purpose of survey: To better understand the strengths and weaknesses of measures currently used for CMS/SRTR quality regulation and inform the design of alternative metrics.
  • Your participation will help ensure that most appropriate metrics are used to regulate transplant centers.

ASTS Transplant Surgeon Compensation Survey

  • Open/close dates: Thursday, February 16 – Monday, March 27, 2017
  • Intended audience: ASTS Surgeon members in the U.S.
  • Purpose of the Survey: To help transplant surgeons and transplant centers in the U.S. better understand transplant surgeon compensation and RVU patterns
  • Your participation as an ASTS member will allow you obtain a complimentary copy of the results and analysis of the survey.