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 and Behind the Knife Podcast Miniseries

Sep 30, 2019

The ASTS Pipeline Taskforce has collaborated with the Behind the Knife podcast series to create an ASTS-Behind the Knife miniseries featuring ASTS members. The first episode will air October 1, 2019.

CMS Removes Outcomes Requirement for Transplant Center Re-approval

Sep 27, 2019

ASTS applauds the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services for the elimination of outcomes requirements as a condition of transplant center re-approval.

2020 ATC Call for Abstracts is Now Open

Sep 25, 2019

Abstracts will be accepted until Friday, December 6, 2019, until 11:59 p.m. Pacific time.

Welcome 2019-2021 Fellows!

Aug 14, 2019

Congratulations and best wishes to the newest ASTS fellows!

Events & Education

Featured Event:

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20th Annual State of the Art Winter Symposium

January 9-12, 2020
Loews Miami Beach Hotel

This year's theme is Honoring Our History, Forging Our Future as we celebrate 20 years of the premier meeting focused on the science of transplant surgery.

Featured Education:

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


  • 30
    2020 American Transplant Congress


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    ASTS 21st 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.