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.

ASTS News

2020 Officer and Councilor Election Open

Feb 24, 2020

The ASTS 2020 Officer and Councilor Election is open until March 30, 2020.

ASTS and AST Announce New AJT Editor-in-Chief

Feb 07, 2020

On behalf of the American Society of Transplantation and the American Society of Transplant Surgeons, we are pleased to announce the selection of Sandy Feng, MD, PhD, as the next Editor-in-Chief of our shared journal, The American Journal of Transplantation (AJT).

Diversity Funding Opportunity for 2020 LDN and DCD Workshops

Feb 06, 2020

The ASTS Diversity Issues Committee is accepting applications for a grant to attend the 2020 Laparoscopic Donor Nephrectomy (LDN) Workshop and Comprehensive Donation after Circulatory Death (DCD) Workshops.

ASTS 2020 Committee Nominations Open Until March 4

Feb 05, 2020

ASTS and Transplant Accreditation & Certification Council (TACC) committee nominations are now being accepted. You may nominate yourself or someone you think would be well suited to serve on a particular committee.

Events & Education

Featured Event:

Combined LDN and DCD Workshops

April 29 - May 1, 2020
Houston, TX

The 2020 Laparoscopic Donor Nephrectomy (LDN) Workshop and Comprehensive Donation after Circulatory Death (DCD) Workshop will take place Wednesday, April 29, 2020 - Friday, May 1, 2020 in Houston, TX. The didactic sessions will be at the Houston Marriott Medical Center and the lab portion of the meeting will be held at Methodist Institute for Technology, Innovation, and Education (MITIE).

Featured Education:

  • 02
    Apr
    7th Innovations in Liver Transplantation Summit

    Details

  • 15
    Apr
    2020 ASTS Advocacy Day

    Details

  • 29
    Apr
    2020 LDN and DCD Workshop

    Details

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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.

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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.

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Career Center

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

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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.