It has been a busy month as we transition into fall. The Boldly Against Racism (BAR) Task Force is moving forward with our proposed action plan. In addition to DEI Advisor Dinee Simpson and DEI Co-Advisor Andre Dick, the task force includes Velma Scantlebury, Robert Higgins, Kim Olthoff, Joy Obayemi, Daryle Blackstock, Anthony Watkins, Diversity Issues Committee Chair and Co-Chair Tanjala Purnell and Paulo Martins, and Council Liaison Michael J. Englesbe.
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.
The ASTS Academic Universe houses the National Transplant Surgery Curriculum and activities for Continuing Medical Education.
The ASTS Nominating Committee invites nominations from the membership for the 2021 positions of one Treasurer (3-year term) and three Councilor-at-Large positions (each to serve a 3-year term).
ASTS held its inaugural virtual Advocacy Days event on September 22 and 23 to advance priority legislation.
The deadline to submit your abstracts for ATC 2021 is Friday, December 4, 2020, 11:59 p.m. PST.
ASTS is deeply saddened by the sudden passing of Takehiko Dohi, MD, on September 25, 2020. He was 57.
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Register today to attend the LDN Webinar on Friday, November 13, 2020 and the DCD Webinar on Friday, December 4, 2020
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.
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.
The American Society of
Transplant Surgeons provides the
transplant field's best resource for connecting transplant centers with top talent.
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.